Can you accept a compliment?

One of the reasons it took me so long to say the words, “I’m a writer” out loud was the fear that it would attract attention. I wouldn’t exactly say I’m a shy person… I can meet strangers easily enough, have conversations at parties, I do okay in new situations. What I don’t like, in […]

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I’m doing it

Two years ago, I was a person who had not written a full length book. The idea of it felt pretty silly – a whole book? No way. Children’s books I could do, they were what I knew and they were safe. No sex scenes in a children’s book. Nothing too controversial. You won’t find […]

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Self-publishing and all of the other stuff

It’s been an entire year since my first novel, Still Waters was released into the big, wide world. What a learning experience! Back then, I didn’t know anything about this book selling business. I had only signed up to Instagram and Twitter a few weeks before, and I was basically scared out of my mind. Fast forward […]

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