Do you want to be the first to read new and unpublished writing? Guess what, kids -- that's a thing now. Because if you didn't know it, I'm sharing the new goods at Patreon now. Patreon is a subscription-based service which connects creators and their supporters. Artists, musicians, podcasters -- anyone who makes things for … Continue reading Read It First at Patreon
So now you're blogging, right? You've read the first three parts of my series, and you're following all of my advice, not in a crazy follow-the-guru kind of way, but in a she's-been-down-this-road kind of way. You're thinking about the way you want to write, if you're going to write as true-to-life as you can, … Continue reading Making Writing a Habit: So You Want to Write a Horse Book, Part 4
For me, writing horse books is rooted in authenticity. (This is the 2nd post in the series, So You Want To Write A Horse Book. Read the first post here.) This can get tiresome for a writer, when you're trying to follow a plot thread and find that it leads to a dead end, or … Continue reading Authentic Settings: So You Want To Write A Horse Book, Part 2
I've been writing horse books for the past six years, and every year I get emails from readers asking for advice on getting started in the genre. Now, to be fair, it's a pretty new genre. What we've started calling Equestrian Fiction didn't used to exist, and if you ask a big book retailer, it … Continue reading So You Want to Write a Horse Book, Part 1
I'm so excited, I have to blog about it. Today two of my favorite authors announced they have new books coming out this fall. And another favorite of mine just dropped the latest in a fast-paced serial which has "next weekend's read" all over it. While there are always awesome new books to read, I'm … Continue reading What a year for horse books!
Yesterday saw the release of my newest novel, Pride. If you haven't picked up my Eventing Series yet, this weekend is a perfect opportunity to get in on the action. This follow-up to Ambition doesn't require you to read the other books, but if you want to meet the characters in their debuts, for a limited time, you can … Continue reading Early Reviews for New Eventing Novel Pride
I have two great updates for you from the Horseback Reads website! The first is that today I have a blog post up entitled Still An Equestrian. As I'm sure some of you know, I'm an equestrian author without a horse. But it gets worse. I don't even take lessons... or go on occasional trail rides with … Continue reading Update: The Horseback Reads Book Club and Blog