Gods above, I went to hell and back getting this book out on time. Here's what happened: I had an epiphany. Valkyrie Unleashed is the third book in The Rogue Valkyrie series, and while writing the first two, Valkyrie Cursed and Valkyrie Awakened, I had a great deal of anxiety about the quality of my… Continue reading Valkyrie Unleashed Release Day!
My husband has banned me from Facebook for release week, and I'm super grateful. "Doom-scrolling" is absolutely a thing. When you're feeling like having a mindless scroll through social media and you become exposed to all manner of discussions. How climate change will kill us all. How particular demographics still don't experience the full extent… Continue reading Doom-Scrolling Ban
Last Friday I completely forgot to post a Friday giveaway/freebie, and it wasn't even until Saturday that I remembered I hadn't done it. Apologies! Unexpected bits and pieces have popped up quite a lot lately, including a handful of hospital visits, more than enough migraines, and just a touch of vertigo. While I could do… Continue reading Spinning One Too Many Plates
Self-publishing books on a fairly rapid-release schedule is a bit like perpetually riding waves on a surfboard. You work your way up writing the next book, and then surf back down the other side during release week. The last part is inevitably much faster than the first, and right now, with two weeks left until… Continue reading Release Week Panic Starts Now
In one month's time I will celebrate the day I worked my last shift at the supermarket and started working towards becoming an author. My first book wouldn't be published until July, which gave me seven whole months of preparation and getting into the swing of things before I kicked off this series. When I… Continue reading Banishing The New Release Jitters