YA Indie Carnival…Location! Location! Location!

From the trapeze artist's tent, I can hear the barker calling already, "Location! Location! Location!". This week at the YA Indie Carnival the topic is Settings. I am constantly enamored by the rural vistas of the Ohio River Valley (above). This photo actually comes from my farm which was the inspiration for the Hayes Family … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival…Location! Location! Location!

YA Indie Carnival: Do You Spring Forward or Fall Back?

Do you fall for Fall? Are you a Winter wannabe? This week at the YA Indie Carnival, we're talkin' about our fave seasons to write. Before I get started, just a brief report. I'd like to thank my fellow indie writers who allowed me a brief delay on this week's post due to the Midnight … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: Do You Spring Forward or Fall Back?

YA Indie Carnival: Fiction Pie

This week at the YA Indie Carnival, the authors are serving up Fiction Pie and giving up their own special recipes for plotting great stories. With Book #3 of the Midnight Guardian series currently in development, I'm often asked if this will be it...the final one. It's been a fun series to write and I'm … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: Fiction Pie