Guest Post: Writing a Series by J.M. Hackman

J.M. Hackman is on the blog today! She’s the author of the Firebrand Chronicles, a portal fantasy series for teens. The final book in the series, Burn, releases on May 26th. J.M.’s graciously offered to share her experience writing a series from start to finish. Please welcome J.M. Hackman! When I first started writing Spark,Continue reading “Guest Post: Writing a Series by J.M. Hackman”

Behind the Scenes of Tori V. Rainn’s “Curse of the Blacknoc Witch”

K.A.:Tori V. Rainn is on the blog today talking about her newest release, Curse of the Blacknoc Witch, which releases tomorrow. I had the pleasure of reading an advanced copy of her book, and I’m excited for you all to learn more about the young adult dark fantasy. Tori is a talented writer. Welcome, Tori!Continue reading “Behind the Scenes of Tori V. Rainn’s “Curse of the Blacknoc Witch””

A Storm Grows Poetry Spotlight with Janeen Ippolito

Today’s feature is different. Instead of discussing an entire book or series, we’re going to focus on one poem in Janeen Ippolito’s poetry anthology, A Storm Grows. And she’s going to share the story behind it. First, here’s the poem and a brief description of the anthology. None of the poems are titled, but thisContinue reading “A Storm Grows Poetry Spotlight with Janeen Ippolito”

Chatting about “Dear Author” with Laura A. Grace

K.A.:Laura A. Grace is here today talking about her new release, Dear Author: Letters from a Bookish Fangirl! Welcome, Laura! Tell us about Dear Author. Laura:Eeepp! I would love to! I am SO excited to be here today! My book is called Dear Author: Letters from a Bookish Fangirl, and it is fifteen letters withContinue reading “Chatting about “Dear Author” with Laura A. Grace”

Wrapped up in E. Bronwyn Hinkle’s The Lawrence Chronicles

K.A.:E. Bronwyn Hinkle is with us today to talk about her Christmas-themed flash fiction collection, The Lawrence Chronicles. Welcome, E. Bronwyn! Glad you’re here. Please, tell us about your story. E. Bronwyn:The Lawrence Chronicles is a series of flash fiction adventures centered around a particular ex Marine. He never expected to be hired as aContinue reading “Wrapped up in E. Bronwyn Hinkle’s The Lawrence Chronicles”