Uncategorized, When I'm Gone

Interview with Natalie and Luke

If you've read WHEN I'M GONE you might have some burning questions for our friends Natalie and Luke. Thanks to Characters Magazine you now have the opportunity to ask those questions and get some answers! Follow this link to the Q&A form and ask away! (goo.gl/forms/qhtJhuS97zSnG9Bx1) I can't wait to see what you would like to know… Continue reading Interview with Natalie and Luke

Uncategorized, writing

Little Things

It has been just over a month since WHEN I'M GONE met the world and Wow--has it been an amazing journey. For a month WHEN I'M GONE has enjoyed its time in the top ten in Amazon's Kindle Store, been blessed with over three hundred reviews from generous and helpful readers, become a Wall Street… Continue reading Little Things

guest blog post, Uncategorized, Writing advice

First Things First!

Today I am sharing a guest blog post I shared on Books a la Mode this past week. It is on the importance of first lines. I'll post the beginning of the piece here and you can finish reading it on the Books a la Mode website. Also, add a comment in the comments section to… Continue reading First Things First!

Awards, milestones, Uncategorized

Good news all around!

Lots of wonderful things to share today! FIRST--can't believe I let this pass by without acknowledging it but there is a new translation of WRECKAGE out in the world. I have a lovely box of these beauties. I definitely need more bookshelves!! Second, I hit an awesome milestone today in the "life" of WHEN I'M… Continue reading Good news all around!

Author q&a, book signing, Uncategorized

Q&A and WHEN I’M GONE Book Signing

Thanks to everyone who attended the signing at Half Price Books this past weekend. Highlights from my day included seeing two of my old friends from high school: And taking home that giant poster of my book cover you see in the background. I think I should frame it and put it in my makeshift… Continue reading Q&A and WHEN I’M GONE Book Signing

guest blog post, translation news, Uncategorized, writing

NAUFRAGÉS launch and more news!

The kids are home for spring break so life is EXTRA busy here on Bleeker Street. Toss in last week's launch of WHEN I'M GONE and this week's launch of the French translation of WRECKAGE...it all adds up to fun times in our busy lives. NAUFRAGÉS Launched The title translates to SHIPWRECKED (which I totally love!!).… Continue reading NAUFRAGÉS launch and more news!


Successful Launch!

As you all know my second novel, WHEN I'M GONE, met the world two days ago. Wow. What a great two days! From the rank stalking to the awesome reviews to the fun surprises that I just could never have expected...it was a super memorable launch. I took some pictures from my day and thought… Continue reading Successful Launch!