Happy anniversary, Paper Beats World!

I might start getting weepy during this post, not gonna lie. Three years ago today, I posted a blog post called, “I am a writer.” About a month before that, I’d started cautiously writing a book about a boy who weaves, named Devon. I’d thought that he might have a bratty older sister. I trulyContinue reading “Happy anniversary, Paper Beats World!”

Breaking apart Memoirs of a Geisha

Spoiler Alert: If you’ve never read Memoirs of a Geisha, I’m about to ruin the ending for you! Please read the book before proceeding, or accept that you will have the ending ruined. Hi, my name is Nicole, and I’m an outspoken feminist. I’ve mentioned this pretty often, it’s kind of a thing with me.Continue reading “Breaking apart Memoirs of a Geisha”

Starting Chains is available now!

Hey, guys. Hapy Saturday. I just wanted to pop in here for a minute to tell you that Starting Chains is now offically available for pre-order! After years of war between Montelair and Septa, the two thrones are united by family. Victor’s nephew, Morgan, is sharing the throne with the last heir of the royalContinue reading “Starting Chains is available now!”

Starting Chains, Chapter One

Today, just for my PBW followers, I’m presenting the prolouge and first chapter of Starting Chains. I hope you enjoy it. Prologue You think you know anger, you silly thing. You think you understand fury, betrayal. It’s hilarious when you little nothings think you have an understanding of those emotions. Your hero failed you, didn’tContinue reading “Starting Chains, Chapter One”

My mystery writer friend is doing all sorts of cool things!

Hey, guys. my friend, Debbie De Louise, is doing all sorts of cool stuff over the next few weeks! I’ll let her tell you all about it below. Don’t miss my free offer for my historical paranormal romance, The Seashell and the Stone. Free only on Friday, August 18. myBook.to/Seashell After breakfast, Virginia changed into aContinue reading “My mystery writer friend is doing all sorts of cool things!”

Do you have a social media addiction?

I don’t like social media. Let me be clear. I like that it exists because I think it keeps us all connected in a way that I couldn’t have imagined as a kid. I love how it makes me a part of the world’s community, not just my local community. I enjoy meeting new peopleContinue reading “Do you have a social media addiction?”