I didn't plan on posting to this account until January and that's probably going to remain the case after this post, but as I have a good little following over here I wanted to give you all the details on WHY this blog is going to go quiet and, if you want to keep up … Continue reading BIG projects, all the time!!!
Hi friends! I have some very exciting news for you if you're a reader and you enjoy urban fantasy books with lots of swearing and violence! I mean... who doesn't? My latest book title has been announced: Seven Princes of Hell - Saul And I'm very excited to let you know that it will be … Continue reading NEW BOOK ALERT!
'Baby Steps' is the second instalment in The Fantasy Girl Series; a collection of novellas following Etta, a young girl in early 1930's America, who discovers her world is full of witches and demons, mystery and danger.
Hi Friends! I feel like I post about the future of this blog a lot - like I always have grand plans to make changes and stuff in a thinly veiled attempt to keep it alive. I'm not saying I'm killing it, by any means, but I have such a dissonance between the blog and … Continue reading The future of Pretty Thoughtful Blog
If you've been reading my blog for a while you'll know I'm a part-time (hoping to one day be full time) writer. If you're a new reader (because I seem to have found a few of you recently - welcome!), I write YA/ Fantasy fiction which I hope to one day get published. In the … Continue reading Fun writing stuff!
It's been such a long time since I wrote a post about bad ass women; to be honest, I kind of felt like people didn't really like them but I'm past the point of caring to write things I think other people will be like! I have had a few bad ass women posts in … Continue reading Bad Ass Women // Creative heroines!
Have you ever heard of Masterclass? I'm talking about what it's really like and whether it's worth the money.
I always put off writing these kinds of blog posts because I feel like no one really cares for them. To be honest, they're more cathartic for me than interesting to anyone else but if this kind of post can help just one person not feel crappy about their creative outlets then I'll be happy. … Continue reading Being Create… it’s hard, y’all.
I feel like I've been harping on about this quite a bit this past week but, to be honest, when you don't have anyone else advertising you kind of have to become your own annoying publicist. One of my short story series, Etta!, is finally available in paperback WORLDWIDE. It's a fun thing to think … Continue reading Paperback Writer…
You know me, I love a good milestone celebration. This one, in particular, is close to my bitter old heart; the 2 year anniversary of my first self-published novella. It's kind of a bitter sweet celebration because I was so happy to publish this - despite a few spelling errors - but I had planned … Continue reading Two Year Bookiversary!