September Writing Update

+J.M.J.+ Hey guys! Aly here. Sorry for the longer-than-expected hiatus—I’ve been busily prepping for our little one’s arrival, and also revamping my social media and writing schedules. I’m super excited to show you guys how I’m organizing my crazy mom-writer life. But as my due date was 2 days ago, …

Eclipse Day 2017

Monday morning, 6:30 a.m. My husband rolls over and shakes me awake. I’d been half-dozing probably since 4:30, so I respond immediately, turning to kiss him good morning. It’s Eclipse Day, I think. We’d only known we were going to take a road trip to Hopkinsville, KY since the Thursday …

August Writing Update

Hey guys! Aly here with a writing update. Lots has been going on this past month, and I’m excited to share my progress and my goals for August as well. Personal Update Life’s been pretty hectic as we gear up for baby! There’s showers to plan and attend, a house …

A Tour of My Desk

+J.M.J.+ Hey guys! Aly here. Every author needs a special writing place, right? Well, I snapped some photos of mine to share with you all! I hope you guys enjoy this desk tour—maybe it’ll even spark some new ideas for your own space! Head-On of My Whole Office Here’s a …

2017 Summer Reading List

Hey, Aly here! Sorry about the missed post last Monday. We were waylaid with an unexpected house-sitting adventure, which totally threw me off my groove. But our little side adventure produced a healthy side-effect: namely, the desire to READ MORE BOOKS! Especially books in my preferred genres, fantasy and young …