July 2021 Updates

Hi everyone! Apologies for the, er, absent state of the blog lately. I've been hard at work with revisions on the next book in the Tara's Necklace series, and something had to give. Unfortunately, it was the blog this time (and a whole lot of tidying up!). Reviews in Brief Witches Steeped in Gold, by … Continue reading July 2021 Updates

June updates

Hi all! It's me, your favorite author and book blogger who is never not behind on things! So what am I behind on this time, you might ask? Books I Recommend and Haven't Reviewed Yet Between Jobs, by W.R. Gingell - This book is the start of another madcap fantasy series, with a plucky, adaptable … Continue reading June updates

May Updates

Hi all! This May, the snow is gone (for now!), the trees are flowering and my projects are slowly coming together. At the end of last month, the first two chapters of The Fishermen's Princess were released for subscribers to my mailing list. This month will bring a more usual single chapter. The story currently … Continue reading May Updates

The Fishermen’s Princess Cover Reveal!

It's cover and synopsis reveal time for my new serial novel!(Be warned, this is a graphics-heavy post!) Looking good so far...Looks like the title is... The Fishermen's Princess A Serial New Adult Fantasy Novel by C.K. BegganThe Little Mermaid is turned upside-down and inside-out in this creative retelling about merfolk, true love, wicked and benevolent pirates and … Continue reading The Fishermen’s Princess Cover Reveal!

The (overwhelming) truth about releasing an indie book

It’s been a wild 9 days.Wow. Only 9 days?!After dipping my toes into the self-publishing world, I released my first full-length novel on January 15th. There were a few differences this time, like that I chose wide distribution (making my book available at many retailers) instead of just Amazon.Here’s what I’ve learned so far:1. Mistakes … Continue reading The (overwhelming) truth about releasing an indie book