3 Reasons to Use Your School Library as a Writer

Welcome to the chilly cold air of fall! At school here in Tennessee, the air is already frosty and the grass is frozen when you wake up. Time to layer up! Coming from California, I was NOT prepared for it to get this cold so fast. Here on campus, I've spent most of my time … Continue reading 3 Reasons to Use Your School Library as a Writer

Welcome Back to School!

Hi readers! Like myself, I'm guessing you're preparing to head back to school! Whether you're in fourth grade, eighth grade, high school, or college; attend a private school, public school, or homeschool, heading back to school is always an exciting thing. I start school in a couple weeks myself! I'm transferring to a four-year college … Continue reading Welcome Back to School!

School Visit: St. Hyacinth Academy

Hey readers! This last week I had an amazing opportunity to visit St. Hyacinth Academy in Southern California. This visit was very special because it's the same school I went to when I was a kid from preschool through eighth grade. It had been years since I'd been there, and I loved talking to current … Continue reading School Visit: St. Hyacinth Academy

4 Steps to Research for Book Writing

What's up, readers? Have you ever been in the middle of writing out that one scene and realized your facts just don't add up? Maybe you're in the middle of a detailed action sequence and don't remember the name of that one punch. Is your story something that takes place in an actual place on … Continue reading 4 Steps to Research for Book Writing

2022 Reading Challenge

Hey readers! Welcome to 2022! A new year means a new reading goal! Every reader has one, whether it's to simply pick up one book and start reading again, to finish a specific series, or to read as many books as you can! Fill out the survey below to share what your reading goals are … Continue reading 2022 Reading Challenge

Author Life Update!

Hello readers! Hello, T.S.O. fans, young writers, or whoever you may be! I know, I disappeared off the face of the internet for a little while. Sorry. But, I’m back! And I’m here with a brief story. Some of you may know, and some of you may not… my family has begun our journey of … Continue reading Author Life Update!

T.S.O. Book 3 Name Release!

Hello Agents! Hope all is well in the world and in your books. Now, it's time to release the name for the 3rd book in the Teen Spy Organization series! Are you ready? Well, there you have it, folks! Recruited is the title of book 3 in the T.S.O. series! We have a new main … Continue reading T.S.O. Book 3 Name Release!

How do you Know You’re a Book Nerd? You Have Your Own Library Catalog!

Hey readers! Welcome back to the blog, where we discuss books, writing, and everything in between. Today's post is going to be a little different, one my entire family said I should write, so here it goes! Have you ever wondered at what point you can call yourself a book nerd? Maybe the number of … Continue reading How do you Know You’re a Book Nerd? You Have Your Own Library Catalog!

The Magic of Book Dedications

To my sister Audrey. Thanks for being my wall.T.S.O. The Bayshire, R.E. Klinzing Hello readers! Welcome back, where today we are talking about book dedications. I know it isn't something usually discussed in book writing, or a necessary addition to a story, but they are important nonetheless. A book dedication, like the one from The … Continue reading The Magic of Book Dedications

6 Things to Include in Your Author Bio

What's up, readers? Hope your week has been exciting and enjoyable. Maybe you got some writing done, maybe you finished a book, or maybe you finished binge watching an entire show on Netflix while eating three bowls of ice cream. Whatever your successes may be, here we are! We made it to the end of … Continue reading 6 Things to Include in Your Author Bio