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Characters, plot, relationships: the natural order of importance.

So I’m unveiling this thing in June, and it’s a self-published novel, but what do you need to know about my writing? I figured for other writers, and to let potential readers know I thought this through, I want to share my thoughts on crafting a series or story, using the order of most importance in characters, plot, relationships (Part of this comes from the creative writing student in me). 839 more words

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New Author Event Listed!

There is currently a new author event listed on the Author Event page. Check out the awesome events that are going on with the author of “The Shiva Syndrome”. 44 more words

Melbourne Writers Festival 2015 Review.

I’ve never felt so alive.

As an emerging writer who spends a lot of time interacting with other writers online, walking into a room full of people who share my passion for the written word is always a special treat. 444 more words


Writing what comes naturally... (Wannabe Author Series #1)

As a writer, I started out writing mainstream romance. General run-of-the-mill, hero chases heroine fluff. Everyone writes them, so they should be easy to write, right? 491 more words


Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) and KDP Select: Update after two month self-publishing journey

If you have been following this blog, you probably know that I published my first (and so far, the only) book through Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) program. 608 more words
Journey Of A Beginning Author


Taking notes, writing in my head. The long work week is finally done, and I’m taking a breath. Stood outside for a while with the camera, amazed by the quality of light. 33 more words

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It's Release Day! The Falling of Hope - Book 3, by Marisa Oldham

Time to say goodbye…

Book Blurb:

Sometimes, finding yourself means letting go.

Grace Hathaway thought her perpetual love problems were over the day she said, “I do.” She married the perfect man and has a life most would only dream of, but is it all an illusion? 97 more words