HUNTED: An Update

April 7, 2014

Dear Readers, If you have recently gone looking for a copy of Hunted to purchase, you may have come up empty handed. While the book is still listed on GoodReads, Amazon, and a few other sites, it is no longer available to buy, both in print and ebook. Pendrell Publishing and I have mutually parted ways, leaving Hunted‘s future in my hands. However, this is not the end. It…

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When People Ask Me What HUNTED Is About/What I’m Working On

October 17, 2013

The following statements pretty much sum up any interaction where someone asks me what my book Hunted is about and/or what I’m currently working on: Example One: People: DJ, what’s your book Hunted about? Me: Kissing. And werewolves. But mostly kissing.* *It’s also about family, loneliness, music, and secrets! Example Two: People: What’s your next book going to be about? Me: Kissing. People: No, what is it going to be about? You know, like…

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HUNTED: “Lily’s Song”

August 8, 2013

Music is one of the driving forces in Hunted. Both Lily and Alex are musicians and their love for music ties into their love for each other. “Lily’s Song” is a short piano ditty I wrote before the book came out and, quite frankly, forgot I had until I found it in my iTunes library last night, haha. I thought I’d share the demo to give you a…

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HUNTED on Pinterest!

May 10, 2013

I’ve been a casual user of Pinterest for some time now and really got into it when they added the secret boards, which I use for story ideas. But this morning I had the sudden urge to do some pinning and what better board to create than a HUNTED board! Yay! Check it out and be sure to let me know of any images you find that remind…


Blog Tour: Poison by Bridget Zinn

March 24, 2013

Today I am honored to participate in the blog tour for Bridget Zinn’s Poison. For those of you who don’t know, Ms. Zinn is no longer with us. The lovely Inara Scott has organized this tour to help celebrate not only Poison‘s release, but also the beautiful woman who wrote it. For the tour, we were asked to share our literary “firsts” with our readers. So, I’m going…

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Upcoming Appearances: October

October 6, 2012

On Wednesday, October 24th, I will be speaking at Grand Rapids Community College’s “Who Cares, Why Bother?” writing conference. I will be talking about the importance of being able to write/communicate professionally even if you’re pursuing a creative writing career. I speak at 1:30 PM in room 120 in the ATC building. For more information, visit the GRCC site: http://cms.grcc.edu/whocares Also, I will be participating in a group…


HUNTED Giveaway and Sale!

August 31, 2012

Haven’t bought your copy of my lovely book yet? Well, now’s your chance to purchase a copy for only $5.99! All Pendrell Publishing titles are on sale for the holiday weekend and if you’re outside the US, no worries! Just email orders@pendrellpublishing.com for more information. Otherwise, those of you in the US can head on over to their online store: http://www.pendrellpublishing.com/our-store/ Want to win a copy instead? Well, in…

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Reminder: BEA Signing

May 26, 2012

Can you believe the Book Expo is in two weeks?! Where has the time gone? I’m glad, though, because I’ve been waiting three years to go to BEA and now it’s finally happening, and I get to go as an author, which is amazing. Anyway, here are the details for my involvement at BEA: What: Vlog event with fellow Pendrell author, Lani Woodland, author of Intrinsical and InedlibleTime: Wednesday, June 6th…

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Hunted Needs Some Love

April 25, 2012

Hey, everyone! Just wanted to update you all with the current methods of purchasing a copy of my book, Hunted. 🙂 The coolest part? There’s now an option for buying a signed copy! Whoohoo! Who doesn’t love signed books? Schuler Books (Paperback) For an autographed copy, you can order Hunted through Schuler Books’ website. When you are checking out, there is a box for “Order Comments” and all you…

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Local Appearance: April 21st

April 2, 2012

Hi, everyone. Just wanted to let you know I’ll be participating in a local event here in Grand Rapids, MI for the Kent District Library system’s “Celebrate the Mitten” showcase. I’ll be on a panel focusing on “author issues”. It should be fun! 🙂 For more information, click HERE.…