Spring 2017 Updates

Connecticut finally has its Spring on. Tiny baby leaves have tiptoed over the treetops like a green mist, and forsythia is blazing in glorious yellow splendor. The sun is shining. I have daffodils in the garden, and Easter chocolate is on sale everywhere you look.   So, what's new in my world? I've finished Book 2 in... Continue Reading →

Write Now

Blog post title is a play on Van Halen’s ‘Right Now’. If you don’t know the song, go and look up the lyrics, and maybe watch the awesome award-winning video clip, too. On a writing forum I belong to, someone asked whether it was worthwhile paying to rent an office space away from home and... Continue Reading →

Interviews!

I was interviewed by the awesome Gwendolyn Kiste about Heart Blade and writing. Interviews are so much fun, and I had a blast answering this one. Check it out… And if you'd like to see other interviews, you can click here for my press page. Note: If you're a blogger or reviewer and are interested in... Continue Reading →

Juliana on Keystroke Medium LIVE

  Yesterday I was a guest on Keystroke Medium's LIVE! interview show, with hosts Josh Hayes and Scott Moon. I had so much fun chatting with Josh and Scott about writing, Young Adult fiction, and longswords! Keystroke has lots of terrific author interviews, and it's well worth checking out their YouTube channel. If you'd like to have... Continue Reading →

Heart Blade!

Finally, the cover I've been teasing you all with for months. I've been longing to share Merilliza Chan's gorgeous artwork, and here it is in all its glory. The official reveal took place on Sunday over at SFFWorld.com; check it out for an exclusive sneak peek excerpt. Heart Blade is now up on Goodreads, and... Continue Reading →

December Updates

The end (of the year) is nigh! Cue much panicked screaming and Kermit flailing as I rush around trying to finish all the stuff (ALL THE STUFFS!) that I should have finished oh...about a month ago. Procrastination, thy name is DVR queue. I’ve actually been keeping pretty busy, even taking into account distractions like the... Continue Reading →

Downtime and the Back Burner

Every writer has moments when the flow of words stutters, stalls, comes to a sudden screeching halt. Call it writer’s block, call it what you want. In my case it’s usually a panicked ‘where do I go from here’ feeling which is almost always due to a misstep I’ve taken somewhere along the line. It’s... Continue Reading →

October Updates

  Hello October, you lovely thing. Plenty of the good and the busy going on over here in my autumn-colored neck of the woods. My Heart Blade edits are pretty much done! I have the wonderful experts at Laurel City Sword looking over my fight scenes at the moment, but apart from that...the manuscript is... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑