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Remember when I talked about peaches and criticism? Well, I saw my first negative review.  And since I’m writing this post, I think we can all agree that I’m not quite as far along with the whole being okay with negative feedback as I would like to be.  But, the reason this person hated my […]


The Beauty of Fiction: A Response to Criticism.

1.  Tomorrow is moving day!  While this means that today will be crazy, I’m so looking forward to waking up in our new home on Sunday. 2.  I mailed out 58 of my books to reviewers this week!  The blog tour for my book is starting in two weeks…this means that 58 book bloggers I […]


Happy to be Alive: Books, Headbands, and Peaches.

Blogging is cool for a whole lot of reasons, but one of my favorite reasons is that it’s pretty much an online journal that catalogs weeks and months and years.  If you have a blog, you’ll be able to look back at it years later and see how your interests changed, how your dreams changed, […]


Because I want to remember every single second.

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