Things I did today during Tropical Storm Florence: Watched the rain come down Listened to the storm coverage Watched water run down my street Colored my daughter's hair Played with temporary tattoos with daughter Colored my hair Walked the dog in the rain Read Snacked Watched how my friends are holding up in the storm... Continue Reading →
As we brace for the impact of Hurricane Florence, I want to reach out and make sure you're prepared. Get yourself some non-perishable food, nourishing food hat is eatable without needing to be cooked, candles, several days of clothing, cash, full tanks of gas, luggage filled with at least 3 days of clothing, medicine, toiletries... Continue Reading →
To my creative friends, the writers, artists, and musicians. I'm so proud of you for listening to the part of your soul that would be unfulfilled without art. Instead of numbing yourself and deadening the call you listen. You create. You live!
Dear Demi, I'm sorry you're struggling. You didn't have to write me a letter for me to feel your pain. You see, I know your pain. I've watched it and lived through it and felt the shakes and the shame. I know the power of addiction, its secret seductive lies and the lies it makes you... Continue Reading →
Did you miss out on the fun of ImagiCon? Don't worry! The Mooresville Public Library is having an event July 28th from 11A-1P. I'll have SIGNED copies of GLITTERBOMB with me that you can buy... PLUS... I'll be having another free drawing. All you have to do is follow me on Twitter for your chance... Continue Reading →
I pulled the winner's name out of the bag and sent an email this morning. The person had a great day at ImagiCon18 and won a copy of #GLITTERBOMB! Want another chance? Come see me at the Authors' Showcase at the Mooresville Public Library July 28 11A-1P!
I met 2,000 of the best people yesterday! Thank you ImaginOn and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library for creating a family friendly event full of the best people! If you want to see more from ImagiCon, follow me on twitter!
If you don't know about Pitch Wars. click here, it's an amazing Twitter mentorship between writers. I myself applied, made it to the "let me read your full MS round", and wasn't selected. But that year I made incredible real life friends and my manuscript is better for it. As a matter of fact, I... Continue Reading →
I really wanted to enjoy Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom. I have a crush on Chris Pratt, adore Bryce Dallas Howard, and once worked with Jeff Goldblum. My 10-year-old gave it this review, "There are long boring parts then some screaming. It was kinda like a TV show." Here's what the Observer said. I like the... Continue Reading →