Some Pros & Cons of Writing Contemporary Novels

I’m currently writing a contemporary novel and I’ve been thinking about how different the writing style for contemporary is. I mean, I’ve written a combined 200,000 words for fantasy novels. That’s two and a half…

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Irish & Mermaids // My WIP in GIFs Tag // or me, Shouting about my Book

Has it been a while since I chatted about my WIP? Um, very much yes. Basically, because I’ve been querying and not editing, and it’s hard to think about the book. Other than as a…

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Rolling my Eyes to Tossing into the Bottom of the Ocean // Tropes & Bookish Plots I Just Can’t Stand

There are some things in books that are either A) Completely annoying or B) Really just trash. I don’t know if these things are tropes or just bookish plots?  And today, I’m going to break…

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Bookish Tropes that Make me Come Running & Screaming // Basically, All the Plots I Love

Sometimes you see a book synopsis and just know you’ve got to read that book. Whether it’s a contemporary set in college (I will pick that book up) OR a book featuring Fae politics (Yes, I…

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History Moments I’m Dying to Write into Stories

It is a fact universally acknowledged that I love history. History is full of the most amazing stories. Real people working through incredible times & living amazing lives. Historical fiction should be gripping. It takes…

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