I just wanted to give a description of the capital city where my main character Valon spends most of his time in my debut YA fantasy romance novel NOCTURNA, which is named after the country the city Udea is located in and hidden within modern-day Turkey. After the death of King Gideon in 127 (CE), the … Continue reading Udea, Capital of Nocturna
Whoo! Finally! NOCTURNA is finally available (well, for preorder at least). You can check out the landing page here. Or you can just go straight on to buying it at Amazon: Paperback: $14.99 Kindle: $4.99 But if you're still hesitant, you can get the first 10 chapters of NOCTURNA absolutely free by signing up for … Continue reading PREORDER IS NOW OPEN!
My book NOCTURNA is available for preorder in 21 days! As such, I’ve decided to host a giveaway to promote it. For the first 100 people who sign up for my newsletter at this link http://bit.ly/2avZhWM or here on my website, I will send you the first 10 chapters of NOCTURNA, absolutely FREE. Summary of … Continue reading Giveaway!
Author's Note: I asked on Instagram and Twitter if I should post this first chapter as a preview for my book NOCTURNA that will be available for preorder on Amazon.com September 1 (to be released December 1). Hope you enjoy it! Chapter One Terror spiked in my veins as arms wrapped around me, caging … Continue reading NOCTURNA Sneak Peak: Chapter One
So I sort of just realized that Amazon only allows an author to put their book up for preorder for 3 months, so I'm pushing the date to begin preordering back to September 1 instead of August 1 so it could still be released December 1. (Gotta have those holiday gifts, right? 😉) Sorry for … Continue reading Quick Update
Wow, it feels like it's been a really long time in all honesty. I'm so excited though! My book NOCTURNA is (probably, most likely, based on my current timeline) going to be released for preorder in both eBook and Paperback format on Amazon.com! If you don't happen to remember or if you're a new, curious … Continue reading Hey Again!
Alright, so I’ve decided to do a new thing to promote my books: Each month, I will begin sending out monthly newsletters which give hints about future works of mine, additional information never revealed before in the novels already finished or published, access to helpful writing tools and inspiration, and explanations about the cultures, creatures, and lands … Continue reading Monthly Newsletters
Have you ever read a fanfiction so funny that you laugh every single time you think of it even months later? Well, okay, so I just read a Harry Potter crack fic (a fanfic made solely for laughter's sake, really) where, during an attack on Hogwarts, Voldemort and the Death Eaters break into song to … Continue reading I’m Back! + Nocturna Book Cover Reveal
The Council is a board of six Ancients, all men, who have been around since Alexei's great-grandfather's time. They, along with the King, make the laws of Nocturna. The Council also takes over ruling the kingdom when the son of the deceased King is under the age of adulthood, while the new King, the son, … Continue reading Q&A: What is the Council?
As the end of November nears and writers are validating their books on NaNoWriMo.org, I just wanted to say congratulations to everyone who succeeded writing 50,000 words this month! I also wanted to take the time to say that if you didn't write the 50,000 words in time, it does not make you less of a … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Writers