I was recently given the great honor of presenting the closing keynote at the AuthorTube Virtual Retreat.
In this talk I encourage writers to find the value in failures, intentionally enjoy the writing journey, and have a more fulfilling life as a result
In this article published by Ingram Spark, I explain the different options for the hardcover format and explain how to upgrade to their new jacketed case laminate option. I LOVE how my book looks with this new option and highly recommend it! Check out the article for fun ideas for making your hardcover both belong and stand out.
On Success and Perspective for Entrepreneurial Artists
In this podcast interview with Mike DeCamp and Angela DeCamp, we discuss the importance of enjoying the creative journey and how I've improved my writing process over time
In this podcast interview with Lillian Harshaw, I share my definition of success and how imperative having the right perspective is to fulfillment and happiness in life
In this YouTube livestream with Timi from Create with Timi, we have a conversation about our experiences with creative burn out, ways we've found to prevent it, and tips for getting unstuck
On Writing and Publishing
In this quick IGTV workshop, I share ways to include your other interests in your writer identity because it makes you so much more interesting as a writer. Find out how Brandon Sanderson and Maggie Stiefvater have benefitted from doing this!
In this quick IGTV workshop, I explain the strategy for crafting an attention-grabbing logline and how it got both agents I pitched to at a conference to ask for more.
In this YouTube video, I share what my publishing plan is and why, along with the Wander Writers Retreat writers
In this YouTube livestream, I chat with my writer's mastermind group about how we formed and how the group has helped all our businesses grow
In this YouTube video I chat with Holly Davis about tips for writing realistic fantasy creatures + one hilarious mistake I made in my first series
YA Book Clubs
In this interview with the 5.4k-member YA book club Words and Wimsey, I chat with Kahla Leighton and Andrea Krieter about dragons in YA, pets named after book characters, stories behind the story, and the Crivabanian tea invented for my trilogy
I recently had the opportunity to go live chat on NYT Bestselling Author C.J. Redwine's Facebook page!
We chat about dragons, books, hobbies, and the new paperback covers for the Odan Terridor Trilogy!
Facebook glitched and kicked me off in the middle so part two is linked in the comments and here.