Book Reviews

Updated Keeper Review

Keeper By Kim Chance Magic always leaves a mark. When the ghost of a 200-year-old witch attacks her on the road, sixteen-year-old bookworm Lainey Styles is determined to find a logical explanation. But even with the impossible staring her in the face, Lainey refuses to buy into all that “hocus pocus nonsense”—until she finds a… Continue reading Updated Keeper Review

Editing, Writing Tips

Top 5 Tips for Selecting an Editor

Happy Black Friday, everyone! I hope all of you who celebrate Thanksgiving had a wonderful, family and food-filled Turkey Day! NaNoWriMo is coming to a close, which means the next step for all of the participants is  lots and lots of editing. Now, I know we all have various feelings about this stop in our… Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Selecting an Editor

Inspiration and Focus, Personal Posts, Writing Tips

We Need Diverse Books

I’ve been reading a lot of articles lately about the need for diverse characters in fiction. I wholeheartedly agree that it seems like mainstream fiction focuses on the same types of individuals. But I’ve noticed a lot of people who talk about diversity center their concern on the fact that it’s very rare to find… Continue reading We Need Diverse Books