A New Sandbox

Come August, The Lit Connection will turn six.  Six years is a long time, my friends, but sadly, all good things must come to an end. You’ve probably noticed in the past year (or more…apologies!) that my regular posting schedule has taken a dive. For me, anyway, blogging has lost some of its former glory,… More A New Sandbox

The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing: I’ve been tagged by my critique partner Kristina and to be fair, tagged eons ago by my other CP Rhiann for this meme. So without further ado…   What is your working title of your book (or story)? BLACK HEART, RED RUBY Where did the idea come from for the book?… More The Next Big Thing

Books Read 2012

Books I Read (Minus the DNF) with random commentary. JAN 2012 Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma Comments: Incest is icky, but this is a heartbreaking love story between siblings.  And I say this with absolute seriousness. Remember in V.C. Andrews’ Dawn when Philip Cutler is all ‘It’s not incest if we turn the lights off’? and… More Books Read 2012

GUTGAA Meet and Greet

So there’s a writing extravaganza going on (See badge) during the month of Sept where all query-ready writers are gearing up to get an agent. And since I’ve been having DREAMS about signing with an awesome agent and spent most of this year tweaking (Oh man, have I been tweaking!) my manuscript and query letter, I’ve… More GUTGAA Meet and Greet


I’ve been semi-hard at work on my second novel. I have a title. A badass title. Unfortunately, I am artistically superstitious and cannot talk about my work-in-progress(s) until I’ve finished drafting so you must remain in the dark. This second project is a YA historical fantasy set in Scotland circa 188o. See collage below… There… More Projects