Story Time with Beth: The Weavers’ Blessing, Chapters 1-2

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2019 Goals

Hi all! There isn't going to be a featured author post this month, because I'm working on getting the Recommended Books section of this website off the ground and soon there will be MANY books featured there 🙂 We'll return to regular practice with that in February. In the meantime, here are my plans for … Continue reading 2019 Goals

Grammar with Beth: Subjects and Predicates

Today, we begin putting the parts of speech together and looking at parts of a sentence. I give you: Subjects and predicates

December Featured Author: ALL THE PFWs!

I know you may be unfamiliar with some or all of the Phoenix Fiction Writers, so here's a helpful list of who they are and why you might want to pick up their books from PFW's sale.

The Basics: Conjunctions and Interjections

Sometimes, people don't live up to our expectations. I feel like I’m in that camp right now. NaNo was incredible—I didn’t win, but I wrote more than 30,000 words, wrote 6 days a week for a month, and almost completely edited a short story. I learned I can do much more than I think, but … Continue reading The Basics: Conjunctions and Interjections

Dressember 2018: What It Is and Why I’m Doing It

Surprise! An unscheduled post on a Sunday, of all days! That's how you know today's on an important topic.  With December just 5.5 days away, I wanted to share with you something I will be participating in all throughout the last month of the year. Dressember Throughout the month of December, thousands of women (and … Continue reading Dressember 2018: What It Is and Why I’m Doing It

Featured Story: The Wolf at the Door

Friends, Phoenix Fiction Writers' Antihero anthology came out two days ago! It's been a weekend full of celebration: Livestream parties on Facebook and Youtube, sweet roll baking, boba tea, and The Crimes of Grindelwald (and, of course, writing, because it's still NaNoWriMo). I finished reading all of the short stories in this anthology on Friday, the day … Continue reading Featured Story: The Wolf at the Door

Antiheroes Anthology Update

Hello, lovely people! This is going to be a short post, because it's NaNoWriMo and trying to reach 50,000 words this month has me like: But I HAD to share with you about what's coming, because I'm thrilled that it's finally time for the Phoenix Fiction Antiheroes Anthology to come out! The 7 Phoenix Fiction … Continue reading Antiheroes Anthology Update

The Basics: Verbs, Adverbs, and Prepositions

I would do a clever opening, but NanoWrimo just started, so I'll cut right to the chase for all our sake. General Disclaimer: While I love grammar, I'm also new at learning it. I will do my best to explain things correctly. If you find that I've misunderstood or misrepresented something, please share that in … Continue reading The Basics: Verbs, Adverbs, and Prepositions

Cover Reveal: The Steward’s Apprentice

There is so much exciting news recently! In addition to all the short stories I've been working on, including the Steward Stories collection and "The Word Thrower," which is for the Phoenix Fiction Writers' upcoming anthology, I'm also picking up book 2 of The Firstborn's Legacy (TFL) saga again. I have a complete first draft of this … Continue reading Cover Reveal: The Steward’s Apprentice