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And done!

Photo: The Capitol at twilight as I was leaving after my write-in I didn’t think I’d actually be able to finish it, though I was really really close to the end. Six chapters. That was all I had left of The Last Princess, Book 2 of my Islands of the Crown Series. AKA sequel to […]


My writing cave

Photo: My writing “cave” The other day In the middle of the afternoon, I was sitting in my office after a productive writing session and I was thanking my lucky stars. My blinds were mostly closed. My husband calls my office my “writing cave” because I like to keep it cozy. I wrap my princess […]


Not as hard as I thought

So this just happened. I formatted The Spanish Exile‘s e-book myself and uploaded it on Amazon tonight. It will be available for pre-order in three days, and will be delivered on 03.01.17. Whee! About the e-book formatting. I was going to hire someone, but since I needed to put a file in for the pre-order, […]


Holiday Book Bargains 1

**This sale is good thru 11/27/16** Jewel Allen Soapbox $.99 AMAZON Nonfiction/Political Memoir When a medical waste company tries to relocate to her county, columnist Jewel Allen never would have guessed it would be the end of one life, and the beginning of another. Wanting to protect her community, she starts a social media campaign […]


Another one bites the dust

Technically speaking, the title sounds kind of negative, but we’ll pretend it also means, “I rocked.” It is also 2 a.m. and that is the sassiest title my brain can come up with. But the point of this post is… I just finished THE SPANISH EXILE revisions for the (I have lost track of how […]