Therapy, Relationships, Writing

Self Care Challenge

Here’s a challenge for you to start 2019 off right. … Read More Self Care Challenge

Therapy, Relationships, Archives

Strength in Tears: Dawn Among the Stars and Breaking Stereotyes

Repeat this with me: TEARS DO NOT ASK PERMISSION. I’ve worked with some amazing therapists and community members throughout my career, but recently I worked with an editor that threw me for a loop. She told me, flat out, that men do not cry and that my characters could not be strong if they cried… Read More Strength in Tears: Dawn Among the Stars and Breaking Stereotyes

Therapy, Relationships, Writing, Archives

A Thank You to Those Who’ve Helped Bring DATS to Life

I have never ever considered writing a solo sport. Heck, with my various learning disabilities it’d be one bumpy ride to read my original work––no one should ever have to see that, but there have been a few who’ve had the unfortunate pleasure of reading the unedited drafts and without their encouraging, sometimes blunt, responses… Read More A Thank You to Those Who’ve Helped Bring DATS to Life

Therapy, Writing, Archives

Dawn Among the Stars: Life on Selucia

Dawn Among the Stars: Life on Selucia With all the excitement surrounding the release of Dawn Among the Stars, I thought it would be fun to share with you some facts about the Shielders and their customs. Earth and the La’Mursian (AKA Shielders) government have a complicated history. Rooted in peace and knowledge, things quickly… Read More Dawn Among the Stars: Life on Selucia

Therapy, Writing

Dawn Among the Stars on Tour

The Dawn Among the Stars Book Tour is underway and going amazingly well! It’s been such a dream and so fun meeting new friends along the way. The book launch was a great success, but one of my favorite parts of the tour has definitely been speaking on a panel at the San Fransisco Comic… Read More Dawn Among the Stars on Tour

Therapy, Feminism, Writing

June Events: Meet Samantha and Learn More About Dawn Among the Stars

If you know me at all, you know I love a good party. Hosting them, going to them, drinking at them… Ha, you get the idea. That’s why I have various ways you can join me in celebrating all the fun! If I’m allowed to say, the biggest and baddest party for Dawn Among the… Read More June Events: Meet Samantha and Learn More About Dawn Among the Stars