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Taking a Haunted Hike to “Research the Book”

It isn’t every day that I get to bond with a fellow writer and take in an epic hike, so when Dario Ciriello told me he was going to explore the Cobb Estate and Mt. Lowe Campgrounds in the foothills … Continue reading

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Prepping for the Book Fest

It’s been a long road, but I’m getting there. The L.A. Festival of Books is eleven days away and I have: Boxes of books, which just arrived a few days ago. I did it! A Magical Time Called Later is … Continue reading

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Attack of the Killer Memes

  My computer is a meme factory these days, where I churn out witty quotes from both A Magical Time Called Later and an anthology called Made In L.A.: Stories Rooted in the City of Angels. I plan to ‘launch’ most … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Media is here!

Word Nerd Media became my official doing business as name last month, and now I’m updating my Kindle book and creating a hard copy book through Amazon’s CreateSpace. Converting text from an ebook to a regular book is eye-twitching work… … Continue reading

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Another Meme!

Oh yeah, and my ebook ends with a Christmas wedding! Sharing the latest meme in case you need to know more about the book and want something to read while you’re snuggled up on the couch this holiday season! Merry … Continue reading

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The Parade of Memes Begins!

The quote above came from a man I dated and dumped… and in the spirit of turning lemons into lemonade, it appears in Chapter 1 of A Magical Time Called Later, when my dear protagonist, Holly, realizes that she’s run … Continue reading

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Cover Sneak Preview!!!

Isn’t is a relief when a real graphic designer takes your idea and makes it look way better than you can??? Here is a mockup of my cover. As our author events begin, oh, this Saturday, I’ve used this design … Continue reading

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Genre Alert!

Friends, I’ve finally figured out my genre. It was so obvious that I couldn’t even see it before. It’s everything that I’ve experienced. Gen X Fiction. Yep! Now, I don’t know if retailers will have this category when my book … Continue reading

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A Magical Time Called Later- THE INTRO!!!!

Friends and readers, thanks for tuning in! This is the first part of my upcoming book. Please follow this blog or sign up for the Made In LA newsletter to learn more about when the book comes out!   We … Continue reading

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Holly’s House: A Simple Rendering

It’s two weeks until the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books and I’m working with 3 other independent authors to prepare for the big event! We are creating fun stuff to hand out and sharing ideas about how we’ll interact … Continue reading

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