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Weekly Word Count #124

Word Count: 13,027

What story I’m currently working on: Though I’m a wee bit behind, I’m still working as much as possible on this YA fantasy novel with high hopes of finishing it by the end of the month. I just hit 64k, which puts me at close to just 20k left to write in this…at least I hope, ha! In a shocking turn of events though, I have the rest of it plotted out, so at least the pathway is clear!

What I’m editing/marketing: Captured Memories is out!!!! Now I’ve got some time before my next releases, Of Tinkers and Technomancers and A Reflection of Ice! I’ve been in hardcore writing mode, so the editing has been excruciatingly slow, but I’m hoping to get Forged Decisions done by the end of November regardless. #goals. Besides, once that’s shipped off to Loose Id, I can begin writing Forged Contracts!

Teaser of the week:

_Her lips against his, the sun soaking into their skin, and the sweet, fragrant breezes that wafted through this isolated picnic area were nothing short of perfection._

Line of the week:

Instead, she’d curled up in the plush bed, pushed away the silken sheets, and clutched her knees to her chest, staring at the mottled slate walls. Her chest ached with a dull throb that wouldn’t leave, like a broken bone still trying to heal after far too long. Fiona was out there somewhere, waiting for her to show up, yet she never would. Her heart might’ve hurt at the thought before, but in the wake of what she’d seen in the chapel, Katerina had forgotten how to feel.


I split my time writing and working my day job as a massage therapist. If it’s a creative pursuit though, chances are I’ve dabbled in it. Hell, I’ve played around with soapmaking, beer brewing, cupcake baking, tea blending and everything else under the midday sun. At the end of the day, my constant is always reading, writing and editing. I’m an Aries-Taurus cusp–which to any astrology buffs should tell you plenty. I hit the East Coast convention circuit pretty hard and chances are, you can find me vending for Solstice Brews while simultaneously promoting my books.

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