Happy Wednesday! I’m gonna keep this introduction short and sweet today, because I know you really came here for the linkup. It’s been mighty cold in my neck of the woods this week (which is weird for spring…) and I’ve been enjoying evenings spent snuggled up in a blanket with a good book. In my interweb wanderings this week, I’ve discovered the following awesome posts:
Favorite Blog of the Week:
>> C. Nault and M. Findley — These lovely ladies are collaborating on a novel series together! Be sure to check out their upcoming works and free chapter!
Favorite Posts of the Week:
>> Bloggiesta “To-Do” List // Cassandra Janey
>> Tolkien’s 10 Tips for Creating Epic Heroes // Writers Write
>> Writers, Are You Wasting Time Submitting to Agents? // Lindsay Buroker
>> Innocence Chapter One // C. Nault and M. Findley
2013 Reading Challenge Check-Up
>>16/36 Books (44%) WOOHOO! I’m 8 books ahead, folks. 🙂
>> Son of the Shadows by Juliet Marillier
>> Lirael by Garth Nix
>> Hogfather by Terry Pratchett
>> Walking with Bilbo by Sarah Arthur
>> The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
>> The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien
>> Works of Love by Søren Kierkegaard
>> Perelandra by C.S. Lewis
>> That Hideous Strength by C.S. Lewis
>> The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
>> Abhorsen by Garth Nix
>> My third book, The Dark Ship was recently published for eBook readers! Find out more here.
>> I’ve started serializing my haiku poems on Wattpad. My 2013 collection is called The Whispering Rain and can be found here.
>>The third novel in my Tales from Niflheim series!
>> The very first book in my Tales from Kirovna series! (more information coming soon)!
Favorite Memory from the Week
>> Listening to a fierce thunderstorm during the early morning this past weekend while I was still in bed.
Current and Upcoming Events
>> ENTER THE DARK SHIP GIVEAWAY! Don’t miss your chance! Giveaway closes on April 1st. Enter to win a FREE ebook copy of The Dark Ship.
>> The Nine Nights of Narnia Blogging Event! – Sign up now to prepare your posts for the April event!
Random Facts About My Writing and Reading Habits
>> It is difficult for me to transition back into full-time writing mode after a week of publishing-focused tasks.
>> Reading makes me feel snuggly, warm, and homey.
>> I can’t wait to read to my children one day!
Happy Wednesday, all!
>> My newest published work is called The Dark Ship and it’s available for $.99 at Amazon, Smashwords, Novel Nook, and Barnes and Noble! You should absolutely check it out if you’re interested in science-fiction/paranormal stories with female heroines! I currently have a GIVEAWAY going on and one lucky winner will receive a free copy of the ebook! Enter the giveaway here.
>> Come and answer this Reader Poll about my upcoming blog event: Nine Nights of Narnia! I’d love to have your input on what posts you’d like to see during that event! I need your help deciding, folks!