November 22, 2014

Magical Author Photo Shoot

Since my ‘official’ author photo has been chosen and released, I can now share about the incredible photo shoot I had back in September with Lauren Barnett from Lauren Ami Photographs. I’m honoured to call Lauren a close friend and it was kinda funny since, while I know she’s a professional photographer, I always used…

February 28, 2014

It’s Official: I’m Going To Be Published!!

Oh, wow. Yesterday was beyond a doubt one of the best days of my entire life! I honestly could not have imagined a more perfect day – in every way, from beginning to end, and everything in between! I don’t even know where to start, but I’ll do my best to not leave anything out….

February 15, 2014

Starting A New Manuscript

There are two settings that my life seems tuned to: reading-mode and writing-mode. For me, there’s no in-between. I’m either reading, or I’m writing. I can’t do both – just like I can’t read two different books at once; I have to finish one before I start another. I’ve been holding tight to my reading-mode…

February 12, 2014

Road To Publishing: The Next Step

Good news, everyone! It looks like I’m almost ready for the next stage in my publishing journey! I’ve received the legal advice for my contract and I’ve been communicating back and forth (and back and forth… and back and forth… and back and–you get the point…) with the publisher.  And honestly, I’m surprised they still want to sign…

January 24, 2014


The title of this post really says it all, but stay tuned for more info! The next step is that the publisher is going to fly me to meet their team and if we all like each other, then we’ll sign the paperwork and everything will be official! How exciting!!

January 18, 2014

Dreams DO Come True!

I have been on the craziest happy-high for the last three days – to the point that I’ve pretty much been walking (and skipping, and jumping, and dancing) around in a daze. And that’s because I was contacted by a publishing house I submitted my manuscript to months ago, and… get this… THEY LOVE MY BOOK!!!!!!!! And….. THEY’RE…