E-Books, Giveaways and Contests, New Release

Looking for Something New to Read? (Book Giveaway)

I’m always looking for new books to read, so when I ran across this book giveaway, I added my new LAUREN CLARK release, The World Breaks Everyone (99 cents this week!), to the list! Click the link below to join in the fun! Win up to 40+ eBooks! (2) Grand Prize “Gift Baskets” of ALL eBooks! …

New Novel, New Release, Writing

Five Reasons Why Taking a (Temporary) Writing Break is Okay! (And What to Do in the Meantime)

Nearly two years ago, I had reached writer-burnout. I’d released two suspense novels back to back, done large, multi-state book tours, and was about to enter my second year of graduate school. I had moved for a new full-time job (with two growing boys) and was trying to wrap up the final pages of my …

Fiction Writing, Writing

Best Writing Books, Part 2

I’m back today with three more “best writing book” recommendations. Two of today’s choices may seem a bit out of the ordinary, as they fall in to the film and screenwriting industry category, but I have found that both are exceptional when it comes to capturing the magic of story construction and creating compelling characters. …