F is for Failure #atozchallenge

by Vanna April 8, 2014

This video just about sums “failure” up for me. But watch it to the very end P.S. This video also sums up the writing of my newest book in the Progeny of Time series. The beginning part is me writing the first draft, and then the rude awakening when I got the beta reader comments […]

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D is For Decision Maker #atozchallenge

by Vanna April 5, 2014

Decision Maker is the second book in my Anniversary of the Veil series, and the one I’m still most proud of. It has the most action in it and the most twists, and can easily be read in a few hours. At least that’s what the reviewers said Book description: Kae, a warrior Protector, has […]

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C is for Covers

by Vanna April 4, 2014

The cover is one of the first thing that draws a potential reader to the book, although I’ve recently heard that it might not be all that important.  After all, some best sellers have very unappealing covers indeed.  Anyway, in today’s post I just wanted to introduce my covers, and here they are: (Click here […]

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B is for the Badlands

by Vanna April 3, 2014

My new YA dystopian book, The Grower’s Gift (Progeny of Time, #1), which I am currently writing is set in the near future, in a time when the environmental crisis has taken a tremendous toll on the Earth and its population. Deserts have grown to eat up whole continents, the rainforests have been reduced to […]

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A is for Anniversary of the Veil

by Vanna April 1, 2014

This April I have decided to take part in the very popular, annual blogging event called the A to Z Challenge. It involves blogging daily for the whole month, and I thought it would be an excellent opportunity to showcase my work as an author to a wider public. The first blog post in the […]

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New YA Dystopian Book Update

by Vanna March 29, 2014

About a week ago I had to accept the painful decision that my new dystopian book is just not yet ready for publication. For most writers, myself included, it is sometimes really hard to know if we truly told the story we wanted to tell in the books we write. This is the main reason […]

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New Book Update and the Best Writer’s Studio Ever

by Vanna March 12, 2014

The first book in my new YA Dystopian series is now with the editor, and a few beta readers. I expect to get it back late next week and start my final revisions then. Right now I’m busy with designing the cover ¬¬¬and working on the title. So far, I have come up with the […]

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New Series Coming Soon

by Vanna February 23, 2014

I’ve not been very active on the blog, I know, but I have been busy with other writing related things. Or more specifically, I’ve just finished the first draft of the first book in my new YA Dystopian series.  I’ve loved science fiction since before I started reading fantasy, and I’m really drawn towards the […]

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New Book Trailer for Protector

by Vanna October 26, 2013

I just uploaded a brand new book trailer for Protector (Anniversary of the Veil, Book 1). You can watch it below! Protector is also available as a free ebook from these booksellers: Amazon ❘ B&N ❘ iBookstore ❘ Kobo ❘ Smashwords

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Guest Post: Fundamental Tips for Editing Your Own Writing by Sandra Miller

by Vanna September 19, 2013

Fundamental Tips for Editing Your Own Writing by Sandra Miller There you are, thinking of great thoughts, gathering your essential information and using your laptop in writing creative pieces of work. But then you stumble upon the difficult part – editing. If you think that editing another person’s paper is tough, it is much harder […]

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