Title announcement and how it happened!

Many of you may know that my upcoming book just received it’s official title — Forbidden Faith. But you may be wondering how novels end up with their titles and who gets to decide. When […]

Press Release: New Book Coming out for R. H. Roberts and Mechel Wall!

So…I received some fabulous news recently. I was on a trip to Hawaii with my husband’s brothers and sisters and their spouses. Plus Grandma came along with one of her friends. We had a great […]

Seven Scene Purposes You Don’t Wan’t To Miss

Part of the How to Craft Killer Scenes series Every scene must have a purpose. Otherwise, the story will wander and feel as if it is not building (because it’s not). Purpose drives your story’s momentum and […]

How to Craft Killer Scenes – 10 Essential Tools

Sometimes reading can be dead boring. We’ve all been there, wondering why in the world someone recommended a book that makes us want to gouge our eyes out. Sure there’s a great underlying story or some […]

The Bold Truth of Fairy Tale Families

Everyone wants to have a fairy tale family. The smiles, the glitter, the happy, happy ending. But when you stop for a moment and examine fairy tales, even the oh-so-happy Disney brand, fairy tale families […]