Behind The Book: Every Couple Has A Song. This Is Autumn & Andrew’s.

For the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing the soundtrack for Waiting For A Star To Fall, and how each song inspired or enhanced the creation of the novel.  Impatient? Full Spotify playlist is here. Every couple has a song. Maybe it’s the song they first danced to.  Maybe it’s a song they bonded overContinue reading “Behind The Book: Every Couple Has A Song. This Is Autumn & Andrew’s.”

Behind The Book: How I Decided To Ruin A One-Hit Wonder Penned For Whitney Houston

For the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing the soundtrack for Waiting For A Star To Fall, and how each song inspired or enhanced the creation of the novel.  Impatient? Full Spotify playlist is here. The first book in the Autumn Brody series, Change Of Season, was named after a Matthew Good band song.  TheContinue reading “Behind The Book: How I Decided To Ruin A One-Hit Wonder Penned For Whitney Houston”

Does your protagonist need a pet? The value of animals in writing.

Most of us have heard about the health benefits animals can have for those who care for them.  Scholarly articles round up studies that show that pets offer therapeutic value for people struggling with depression or chronic illness, as well as soothing loneliness and isolation.  Ask any pet lover and they’ll tell you how muchContinue reading “Does your protagonist need a pet? The value of animals in writing.”