I haven't done one of these in a while. To be entirely honest I tend to put this stuff in my newsletter these days. I've been Wide for two months now - that means my books have all been available on Kobo, iBooks, B&N, GooglePlay, and Amazon for two months. January was much better… Continue reading Update From Evans Towers
I've put together a Google form to try and discern what UF readers are really looking for in the genre. If you could take a moment to fill it in I'd really appreciate it! The results will be posted publicly, so it would benefit my fellow UF authors to share this form so we… Continue reading What Are Your Preferences As An Urban Fantasy Reader?
February 15th 2018 will be the 13 year anniversary of the date I escaped the intensely abusive relationship that broke me. The asshole was verbally, emotionally, and sexually abusive. He took my virginity my force, and due to outside circumstances and a history of abuse prior to him, I stayed with him for a year.… Continue reading From one sexual abuse survivor to another.
The world is currently a dumpster fire. A raging inferno of hate, ignorance, wars, and despair. People are retreating into their quiet corners. Social media is full of hate, depression, rants, and battles. And it's just making everything worse. I get it. It's natural to push back with everything we have. It's natural to vent… Continue reading The Importance Of Escapism, Happiness, & Hope.
As this is mental health month, I'm going to talk some about the lingering effects of the abusive men in my life. I think the title makes it clear, but just to make absolutely sure no one gets a horrible shock reading this: I'll be talking about mental, emotional, verbal, and sexual abuse and the… Continue reading (Mental Health Month) The Lingering Effects Of Abuse.
We're all aware of the god awful state of everything around us right now. We're bombarded with news of the latest tragedy and catastrophe from every angle. On one hand, I'm amazed and so proud of how hard people are fighting to make this right. On the other, I'm completely overwhelmed and lost, and I… Continue reading Providing A Port In This God Forsaken Storm.
I think I come across as pretty together. In truth, I'm kinda a clusterfuck. I have depression, anxiety, body dysmorphia and the associated eating disorder. Add in the language-based learning disability... and we have a royal clusterfuck. I believe in giving credit where credit's due, this post is brought to you by two other… Continue reading Using A Bullet Journal To Help With Depression And Anxiety.