I stepped into the studio ready to go. I’d warmed up my vocal chords beforehand by singing while getting ready and was able to do most of my narration with only one or two repetitions of each paragraph. My deadline was still a heavy weight on my shoulder but not because I wasn’t sure I … Continue reading Stereo Goals Day 4
The third day in the studio was a lot easier in some ways and harder in others. The pressure of having such a short time frame to complete my audiobook was getting to me. I rushed through my narration and it ended up taking longer than it should have because I kept getting tongue-tied. There … Continue reading Stereo Goals Day 3
The first thing I needed to decide was how to produce my audio book. As I mentioned in my previous post, a professional producer and voice actor are pretty expensive. It’s one of the major factors in the high cost of audiobooks in comparison to their print and digital counterparts. Narrating my own work cuts … Continue reading Stereo Goals- Day One
Whoever said, “writing is the easy part”… Well, I’ve said it a few times myself, but lately, I feel like it’s actually the hardest. So in order to keep my brain from shorting out with writer’s worry, I’ve decided to brush off a few projects I had sidelined in my quest to maintain my writing … Continue reading Stereo Goals
The Maura's Men Series continues... Claude's Conquest Now available on Amazon in Print and eBook!!!!! After escaping the clutches of the evil Vampiress Maura, three friends struggle with the past in finding a new way of life and love... Claude is nobody's hero, yet he finds himself saving yet another damsel in distress. He should … Continue reading New Book!
Yes! I did it! I finished my first draft of Claude's Conquest: Maura's Men Book Two!!!! I'm so excited I'm doing a little dance as I type! It's the weekend so I'm going to enjoy this writers high a bit longer before the reality of the editing process sets in. I also have a … Continue reading Because I’m Happyyyyyyy!!!!!
Check out my Book Trailer Here! Maura's Men Series. Book trailers have been around for quite some time but for the self published it can be a pretty daunting task. Not wanting to spend a whole lots on production, free alternatives like creating one on your own have started to gain traction. I didn't feel like … Continue reading My First Book Trailer: Maura’s Men Series
I write romance, and although not all romance involves sex scenes, a fair amount do. One thing that has always bothered me is the overuse, and sometimes misuse, of the word "wet" when describing female arousal. I know this isn't elementary but let's first define the word "wet". According to dictionary.com (which is where I … Continue reading Wet
I love writing. There is rarely a day that I don't want to be in front of my computer or curled up with a notebook, crafting my own personal masterpiece. What I didn't expect was how much extra comes along with getting my work out there for others to read/enjoy. My first novella only took … Continue reading Growing Pains of the Self-Pubbed