Howdy! It's been awhile since I've done a cover reveal so I'm excited for today's post! Today I'm featuring author friend Sarah Allerding. I've had her over on the blog before for her other books. She writes fun middle grade fantasy adventures. Before we get to the cover, here's a little bit about the book! … Continue reading Sword of Time Cover Reveal!
Howdy! All three things happened in the last week and a half, believe it or not. I went on vacation for the first time in probably 4-5 years. Isn't that terrible? My family had planned a two week trip out to Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee and I decided kind of last minute that I'd … Continue reading Vacation, Jobs, & Fairy Tales
Howdy! This is a repost from last year, a short story I wrote to commemorate Memorial Day and the reasons we should be celebrating. (And a quick note to say I'm off on vacation this week and will not be posting again on Thursday. Have a good one!) I sit in the car, trying to … Continue reading Rest Easy, Soldier
Howdy! The other day I read a blog post about writing misconceptions. One of the top ones was "write what you know". The author of the blog called out whoever originally said that, and I totally agreed. I mean if you're to take it literally, you should have had more ridiculous adventures than Indiana Jones. … Continue reading Write What You Know
Howdy! Last Saturday marked one of the biggest milestones in my life. Ever. I graduated from Physical Therapy school!! I'm still not sure if it's sunk in or not. 🙂 My name is now officially Dr. Claire Banschbach, DPT. And I got to wear a dorky hat. 😛 It was a crazy day. I was … Continue reading Finding A New Dream
Howdy! Fantasy is something near and dear to my heart, so I decided to actually talk about fantasy and writing stuff today. I'm pretty much in the re-writing/editing stage for most of my current projects, so I decided to compile a list of things to make sure I included. And yes, this is a very … Continue reading 6 Foolproof Ways To Improve Your Fantasy Novel
Howdy! April was kind of awesomely productive for me, so therefore I am one with the Force and the Force is with me. Since it's May 4, I'm running with this. 🙂 As a recap - I finished writing a book! Ahhhhhh! The Wolf Prince is complete and took the rest of April off to rest … Continue reading The Force Is With Me
Howdy! I'm excited to take part in another blog tour this month! I was asked by a blogger friend if I'd like to help and the book sounded really interesting and I always love helping out other authors, so here we are! 🙂 The Water Cave is the first book in Rachel Lopez's series and I've … Continue reading The Water Cave – Blog Tour/Author Interview
Howdy! I'm almost a little bit sad to be sharing this post with you today because it marks the end of one of my favorite book series. That being said, I'm till super stoked about this book and will take this last chance to fangirl your ears off. 🙂 About the Book! Can something broken … Continue reading Deliver: The Blades of Acktar Book 4 – Review
Howdy! Tuesday evening saw something amazing happen. I finished a book. That's right. I actually finished a draft of a WIP. For the first time in about 3 years, people! (To be fair, I did write a novella back in 2015 for a contest, but it's still been that long since I've finished anything.) I … Continue reading I Finished A Book!