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5 Guys In Between Days – Boys Don’t Cry

After yesterday's debacle here, I think I'm going to review a few of my characters. I really feel yesterday's blog post was a train wreck. I started and restarted it too many times to count. In honesty, it took me three days of trying. In the end, I just said the hell with it and… Continue reading 5 Guys In Between Days – Boys Don’t Cry

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Real Life Heroes – Who Are Yours? And How Do You Honour Them?

I have had a few readers ask who I'm referring to in my latest novel dedication. Half Dead & Fully Broken released on January 19th. I spend a lot of time writing my dedications. Maybe even more time than it takes for me to write the novel itself. (-: First, let me share a screenshot… Continue reading Real Life Heroes – Who Are Yours? And How Do You Honour Them?

Half Dead And Fully Broken

Happy Book Birthday to ME! Half Dead & Fully Broken is Now Released!

It's been a long time coming! Half Dead & Fully Broken won the 2010 Muskoka Novel Marathon's BEST YOUNG ADULT NOVEL AWARD. Slow-forward almost 5 years and here we are... RELEASE DAY! Carter Colby was one of my favourite characters to create. I'm so happy to finally get to share him with readers. You can… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to ME! Half Dead & Fully Broken is Now Released!

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Team Carter Begins in 4 Days. Change Everything (MNM, MaleSurvivor)

I'm getting excited about the arrival of my 5th novel, HALF DEAD & FULLY BROKEN. I remember with great fondness writing this one at the 2010 Muskoka Novel Marathon! I'm sure you've heard all about this marathon by now. It takes place in a small town in Northern Ontario...but its reputation has now gained something… Continue reading Team Carter Begins in 4 Days. Change Everything (MNM, MaleSurvivor)

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A Sure-Fire List to Help Motivate Your Inner Writer Into Actually Writing! Follow This List Carefully and You Will Be Writing Again!

Have I done a list lately? I should keep a list of the lists I list. Or is that list the lists I keep? In a writing slump? Finding it hard to finish that Great Canadian (American, Armenian or otherwise) Novel? Trying to dedicate more time to writing this year because you're one of those… Continue reading A Sure-Fire List to Help Motivate Your Inner Writer Into Actually Writing! Follow This List Carefully and You Will Be Writing Again!

Half Dead And Fully Broken

On the (Almost) Eve of Release Day – Novel Number Five – Feeling Half Dead and Fully Broken

13 Days. Less than two weeks. That's when my 5th novel will be published. Between you and me, it's also my personal favourite! HALF DEAD & FULLY BROKEN wrote itself. No surprise, but it was yet another Muskoka Novel Marathon novel. I wrote it in 72 hours. It's my fourth marathon novel to be published.… Continue reading On the (Almost) Eve of Release Day – Novel Number Five – Feeling Half Dead and Fully Broken