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Goodreads Giveaway - Summer on Fire - YA Lit

Goodreads Giveaway – Summer on Fire – YA Lit

With the release of my fourth novel on the horizon, I thought I would give a short refresher of the three published novels I already have out there in the universe. What better time for a Goodreads Giveaway! (-:

BURN BABY hits bookstore shelves December 11th. Stay tuned for book cover reveal and blog tour, etc. As my publisher is arranging all of that, I do not yet have the details.

I can tell…

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Just one, mind you…

Gift Horse & Anything…

Gift Horse & Anything…

We’ve all heard the idiom NEVER LOOK A GIFT HORSE IN THE MOUTH. What does it mean?

If someone gives you a horse, it would be extremely rude to inspect its teeth and gums. What you do is say, “Thank you.”

My gift horse is my writing. I have a bad habit of examining its teeth. But I’m working on it. I’m learning to accept that I’ve been given a gift. I am trying not to ask why. We should all…

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goloveyourselfunconditionally said: Hey there, Quick reminder that you're an amazing person and you should be proud of every single thing you do. You can do everything you want. Embrace happiness, you deserve it! :)

Thank you so much!

I’m No Superman

I’m No Superman

You know what’s hard? Realizing that the things you thought no longer bothered or control you still bother or control you. When you think you’re stronger than you actually are.

Sometimes our weaknesses prevent us from being whole. But we can’t allow them to define who we are. We are not our weaknesses.


Sometimes we have bad days.…

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Another Muskoka Novel Marathon has Come and Gone

Another Muskoka Novel Marathon has Come and Gone


And another Muskoka Novel Marathon is over. My seventh!


I had an interesting challenge from one of my sponsors this year. EAT MAPLE SYRUP AND I WILL SPONSOR YOU FOR $50. Sounds easy enough. Everybody likes maple syrup, right? I mean, isn’t it a law in Canada that all citizens are required to love the shit?

I hate it.I hate the syrup itself, and I particularly hate anything maple flavoured.…

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Guest Blog - Return of the Loving Dead - Current Government Guidelines for the Living Impaired

Guest Blog – Return of the Loving Dead – Current Government Guidelines for the Living Impaired http://wp.me/sAK2B-rotld

Current Government Guidelines for the Living Impaired

By Danica Parker-Pierce

Contributor to the Stephen E. King High School Newspaper

As civil rights groups across the United States continue to file lawsuits in both state and federal courts, the staff of the school newspaper decided it was time to review the rights which have…

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