26
AUG
2013

Back to School Giveaway

It’s that time of the year again. The air is crisp. The days are growing shorter. I can see the school buses making their rounds when I peer out the window in the morning. My favorite season is nearly here. But the first signs of Fall also mean that a new school year is...
23
AUG
2013

Site Redesign!

I’ve been wanting to redesign my website for well over a year, and after turning in my first draft of STOLEN earlier this week, I finally implemented a long overdue face-lift. For those of you viewing this post in your rss readers, here’s a peek at the new homepage:...
01
AUG
2013

What I’m Reading: July edition

Finally! A month in which I managed to read a decent number of books. Here’s what I enjoyed this July: To start, some nonfiction for a change. Michael Pollan’s IN DEFENSE OF FOOD is an illuminating read. The mantra, printed right on the cover, is simple: Eat food. Not...
23
JUL
2013

Updates, eight of them

I’ve been totally MIA lately, and I apologize. I miss the days when I was able to blog about fun topics–be it craft posts, industry insight, or even just freebies like dusk jackets. Hopefully some more of those will pop up in the future. Until then, a dull but...
01
JUL
2013

What I’m Reading: June Edition (plus a giveaway!)

I spent the first half of June on the road for the YAGB Tour, and the second half, unfortunately, wasn’t filled with a ton of reading. (More on that later). But first, the two books I did get to this past month: Having heard so many amazing things about Megan Whalen...
18
JUN
2013

YAGB tour recap and other fun news!

After 2.5 weeks on the road, I’m (finally) home! The Young Authors Give Back tour was exhausting, but a huge success. We visited a bunch of cities, did some sight-seeing, and sold books. But without a doubt, my favorite part of the tour was the reason we did it in the first...