WIP: Shadows Rising Sneak Peek

This week's YA Indie Carnival topic is Work in Progress. I have a special treat for you, an exclusive sneak peek at Book 4 in the Midnight Guardian Series, Shadows Rising, which hits stores this fall. ------------------- The scent of orange and ginger meat roasting over an open flame was nearly choked out by the … Continue reading WIP: Shadows Rising Sneak Peek

Does a Sequel Affect the Original?

When asked if there would be a sequel for E.T., Steven Spielberg said that he would never make it. He felt that a sequel would just degrade the original work. Spielberg has, of course, gone on to make many sequels of many of his movies, but still left E.T. as a standalone. So what goes … Continue reading Does a Sequel Affect the Original?

YA Indie Carnival: Spring Break

The carnival topic is SPRING BREAK!!! I'm traveling, so I've turned this week's post over to the news "professionals" at MNN, the Mogdoc News Network. http://mogdocnews.tumblr.com Top 5 Spring Break Destinations on the Banished Continent After you visit MNN, come on back and check out Spring Break posts from these other active YA Indie Carnival … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: Spring Break

YA Indie Carnival: To Trailer or Not To Trailer

There's a clear choice...To Trailer, duh! Not only do readers love them, but indie authors love making them. It lets us dream a little, gives us a visual image of what our work might look like on the screen. Fellow YA Indie Carnival Author Suzy Turner has a great book trailer site...the YA Trailer Park … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: To Trailer or Not To Trailer

YA Indie Carnival: Interview With a Villain

This week I'm handing over my Indie Carnival duties to the nefarious bunch over at the Mogdoc News Network. What's a mogdoc you ask? They're the ancient, evil creatures hunting down Keira Ryan. Think of a gremlin crossed with a swamp monster then give it super speed and a taste for human blood. I think … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: Interview With a Villain