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My greatest desire is to bring entertaining stories into the world and I hope that my imagination will inspire yours.

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“Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope, and that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.”
– Dr Seuss

The Three Ps

Patience

Anything worth having or doing usually takes a lot of work and it's going to require a significant amount of patience before you'll get where you want to go.

Perseverance

No matter what, you must keep going. This applies to everything in life. Whatever the issue, keep moving forward.

Possibility

Anything is possible. Believing that you can is the first step. Knowing that you will comes from trusting in your abilities and making the choice to continue on.

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“After nourishment, shelter, and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.”
– Philip Pullman

“You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.”
– Robin Williams

WIP Quick Look

The first book in a New Adult Fantasy trilogy set in a world that has forgotten magic. It follows the protagonist through his early life until he reaches adulthood. At a moment when he believes himself to be entirely alone, he uncovers a long hidden secret that upends his understanding of the world and offers him a chance to break an ancient curse.

First Draft
100%
Cover Design
95%
Edits
20%

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
– Toni Morrison

Featured YouTube Video

Check out this video from Bethany Atazadeh!

I really enjoyed this video because there are some hilarious truths in it! Authors tend to get some very personal or nosy questions when people find out we’ve written a book and it can be hard to know how to respond gracefully. These amazing ladies tackle this topic with a bit of humor for your enjoyment. Whether you’re an author or not, it’s worth a  watch!

Hope you enjoy it as much as I did!

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.”
– C.S. Lewis

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