Local Author Fair

Fall is the perfect time to cozy up to a new book – especially if the book is by a local author! Join me and other authors for the Hamilton East Public Library‘s fifth annual Local Author Fair! Come meet over 25 local authors. Authors will be available for book sales and signings. There will be refreshments and raffles to win Read More …

Stroller Friendly Races in Indiana

Do you have a little one in a stroller but still want to walk/run some 5K (or other distance) races in our Hoosier state? I have a list* for you! My husband and I just welcomed our newborn to the world three weeks ago. Prior to me getting pregnant (and into the first trimester) I would speed walk + jog Read More …

Indie April

I stumbled on the hashtag IndieApril on twitter this month and joined in. #IndieApril is about celebrating independent authors, including self-published authors (like myself!). The writing community shared their books and asked for books in return. And many liked and retweeted those posts to generate awareness (and free advertising). After recommending my own novel, I joined in asking for people Read More …

Character Theme Songs

[Repost from jonathanandkristina.com] Ever try to watch a movie, such as Lord of the Rings, without the soundtrack? Sounds weird, right? Music is an integral part of the way stories are told in movies. While not [yet] popular with books, they have been done. Check out the Star Wars novel, Shadow of the Empire, for example and the soundtrack here. Read More …