Writer Wednesday: 7 Ways to Create Stronger Heroines

Every author wants to create a hero or heroine that’s believable, likeable, and relatable. But it’s even better if you can dream up a protagonist who’s independent, capable, and a little bit flawed. And for me, I love reading about a heroine who can also kick a little butt. For example, I’d love a mash-up …

Meet Ava Carson – Center of Gravity’s Heroine

When a reviewer recently interviewed me about my new novel, Center of Gravity, she asked, “How much of yourself is there in the main character?” It’s a question that often came up in Q  & As about each of my previous Lauren Clark novels. But my Center of Gravity protagonist, Ava Carson, is quite a departure from my fun, …