The Cutting Room Floor

A few months ago I shared that I was dipping my toe in creating Ebook covers. I’ve been learning Photoshop and all about layers and blending ever since. I can literally see how far I’ve come when I look at the very first covers I created to the covers I make now, and that’s just…

Romance Writers of America Conference 2018

The RWA National Conference was held in Denver this year. It’s been so long since I’ve published anything, and I’ve changed SO much since I was last active in RWA, it was nerve-wracking to jump back in the saddle. But I did. And it was AWESOME. I’m still working on editing Dakota Storm (with my…

Second-Pass Edits on Dakota Storm

Today I start second-pass edits on the first book in my Dakota Cowboy series, Dakota Storm. Because I’m going ‘indie’ (self-publishing), I knew I would need a rockstar developmental editor, and I found one in Jennifer Herrington. I highly recommend her. She slapped my ass with an eight-page, first-pass editorial letter that had my head…