Cover Reveal: Thorn by Intisar Khanani

Hello friends! It’s been a while since I posted anything truly bookish, but today I’m thrilled to be a part of the Xpresso Tours cover reveal for Intisar Khanani’s book, Thorn. Thorn, a standalone book in the Dauntless Path universe, was already released as a self-published book and a small press book, but was purchased…

June Wrap Up

Hello, friends! I hope that your June has been spectacular! I have had a slam-packed month full of work and fun! I got to go to two different Pride events in my area – one of which was the first ever in that city! Martinsville, I’m proud to have been a part of your pride!…

May Wrap Up

May was a month of anniversaries for me. To start the month off, May 1 was the anniversary of moving to Virginia three years ago with the love of my life. May 12 was said love of my life’s 28th birthday, which he celebrated with friends. Last but not least, May 25 was the anniversary…

Review: Stage Dreams by Melanie Gillman

In this rollicking queer western adventure, acclaimed cartoonist Melanie Gillman (Stonewall Award Honor Book As the Crow Flies) puts readers in the saddle alongside Flor and Grace, a Latinx outlaw and a trans runaway, as they team up to thwart a Confederate plot in the New Mexico Territory. When Flor–also known as the notorious Ghost Hawk–robs…

Writing Resources: Images

Whether you are an author, a blogger or just someone who likes to make collages or aesthetics, finding images that are appropriately licensed for your needs is important. If you want to use a stock image for a book cover, it HAS to be licensed for commercial use. If you are just using these for…