The Stupidity of Assumptions

All my life I’ve dealt with race-related assumptions made against me. There’s nothing more frustrating and emotionally distorting than being judged and treated as someone you are not. I am an individual. My upbringing formed me and my siblings into unique individuals. The outside world is unfamiliar with this and won’t accept it. Nonetheless, it’s … Continue reading The Stupidity of Assumptions

Update on S.N. Petro’s Book Series

Why is The Warrior's Seed no longer on Wattpad? What's up with the S.N. Petro series? Who is S.N. Petro? The video below has all the answers, and just might be the most boring video you'll watch all 2016. Believe me, I tried to redo this video many times. This is the best I could do … Continue reading Update on S.N. Petro’s Book Series

Yes, I’m Still on a Break — but I’m Not Gone!

I'm dedicating my time to furthering my education in writing. I've learned a lot from completing my first book, The Warrior's Seed. My mission now is to reduce the amount of time I spend editing my works and worrying about what my audience or family may think if I say what I really want to … Continue reading Yes, I’m Still on a Break — but I’m Not Gone!

Writers, If You Beta Read, Read Before You Comment

After completing my first manuscript in 2014, I joined a writer's group via A book by public speaker and writer, Brian Tracy, motivated me to find a writer's group as a means to network with, support, and learn from other writers. That's not a bad idea at all. However, I learned that many fellow … Continue reading Writers, If You Beta Read, Read Before You Comment

My Newest Query Letter Version

I've been grinding away at my query letter for over a year, but more intensely over the past month. I think I've achieved the goal of giving a general idea of the story, while managing to sprinkle some life into the sentences. I'm not really sure, but I hope so. Read on. The Warrior from Monde, complete … Continue reading My Newest Query Letter Version

Fresh Link to Free Chapters – WFM

Hi readers. As promised, below is an excerpt from The Warrior from Monde and a fresh link to read the free chapters. Marquis Fabien Chevalier shouted commands as he and his men entered the eastern woodlands at the edge of Monde. With him were twelve soldiers of Monde's Royal Army. They raced through the tall … Continue reading Fresh Link to Free Chapters – WFM

My Liebster Award Nomination

I'd like to thank Lucia, from Reading With Lucia, for my Liebster Award nomination. Thank you for acknowledging my existence! I have been a blogger since 2007, but I recently began engaging in social media. I'll tell ya, blogging and utilizing social media at the same time is more fun (less crickets). I'm actually connecting with … Continue reading My Liebster Award Nomination