Preorders are a big deal in the writing world! When I started my self-publishing journey, I did as much research as I could on how to launch them on different platforms. Unfortunately, while I found a huge berth of information … Continue reading HOW TO OPEN PREORDERS ON INGRAMSPARK – 5 Easy Steps!
Author:Justin A. Reynolds Genre: YA Contemporary Fantasy Rating: 4/5 Stars Warnings: Themes of chronic illness, family struggles, death. REVIEW: I’ve had some ups and downs with books in my Scribbler boxes. A few piqued my interest, but I’ve had some trouble getting into them. So I didn’t have much hope for Opposite of Always except that it happened to come along at a time where, thanks to a beta reader’s novel I’d just finished, I was fully in the mood for a contemporary fantasy – a book firmly set in our world with some kind of supernatural element. In the case of Opposite of Always, that … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds
Self-care is gaining popularity and attention across the board. While some debate how much caring for oneself is too much, the fact remains that more and more people, from overworked employees to sleep-deprived parents to school-weary teens, are beginning to … Continue reading The Hows and Whys of Self Care
There’s a lot of freedom in writing fantasy, which is one of the reasons it’s my favorite genre. In addition to the sheer magnitude and epic fun of massive battles, cool swordplay, kingdom politics and dragons and danger, there’s also … Continue reading Fantasy Worldbuilding: Beware the Wording!
So if you’re anything like me, you have a dangerous love for office supplies. You may not actually use them, but collecting them is just as good, right? Having a planner and page tabs and spiffy pens and whiteboards gives … Continue reading Plotting Tip: FLASH CARDS!
With Camp NaNoWriMo having just ended, a lot of people are starting to discuss next steps with their novels – which means the subject of editing is once again prominent in the minds of many writers. Whether you love editing … Continue reading EDITING HACK: Setting Yourself Up For Success!
Hey, Dreamers! Thanks to the wonderful work of Savannah J Goins and a team of talented Bookstagrammers, the cover reveal of DARKWIND was a great success! So as of now, PREORDERS for DARKWIND are officially open! Check out the gorgeous … Continue reading COVER REVEAL + PREORDERS OPEN!
Happy July, Dreamers! In this week’s life update: I just got back two weeks ago from the amazing blessing of a vacation with two of my best friends in the magical land of Florida. This vacation was everything I hoped … Continue reading Life Lessons Learned At Disney World
Have you ever walked into a room and thought “…I can’t write here?”
Heads up, readers! MY NEXT BOOK IS COMING OUT IN DECEMBER 2019! This release will kick off my seven-part NA High-Fantasy series, THE STARCHASER SAGA. Book 1, DARKWIND, releases December 3rd. This series is tremendously close to my heart and … Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Publication News!