7 Questions with Molly Miranda

Jill: Molly, thank you very much for your time. We promise to keep this interview away from the authorities. Molly: No, I think we’re good. Who even said my name really is “Molly Miranda”? ūüėõ Jill: Oh. Good point. Molly: Can we get on with this? I have a flight … Read More

Molly Miranda’s Playlist

Molly Miranda¬†is the character in my debut novel,¬†Molly Miranda: Thief for Hire. I know what you’re wondering about this twenty-something professional burglar. If she had a playlist, what would it be? Well, my friends. It would include the songs below.

Introducing… Molly Miranda!

I’ve been working on an action/comedy chick lit novel since spring of last year and I’m finally ready to unveil it. It will be released in February of next year. Because nothing says romance like a little crime. ;P

Crowdfunding Campaign!

I cannot believe this summer is going so fast. It’s almost August! It’s been an insane month. Lots of wedding-related stuff going on. I got the book back from one beta reader and my second beta is almost finished. But let’s get to the good stuff, shall we? I am … Read More

What to Do While Your Book is in Beta

Sometimes, I am not as patient as I’d like to be. Currently my book is in its preliminary stages of beta. My mom and boyfriend (er, fianc√© now – oh, yeah, I got engaged on Tuesday!) currently have my book and are going through it. Then I have a few … Read More

I judge books by their covers. I can’t help it.

And I think you do too. Being able to design my own book cover is one of the many reasons I’m¬†leaning towards independent publishing. Books in my genre (comedy from a woman’s point of view) rarely get the respect they deserve when it comes to marketing. Silhouettes of ladies, a … Read More

Making the MS Word Transition

I’m an Apple girl. I have an iPhone, an iPad, an iMac and I work on an iMac at my day job. I use iTunes for music and the occasional episode or movie rentals. I started out using OpenOffice for my novel but switched to Apple Pages because you can … Read More

A Whole New World

Hi guys! I just finished adding a TON of little red marks to the first draft of my completed novel. This is all new territory to me. It all feels so new and exciting for me, so I figured I might redesign my website- again- in honor of this strange … Read More

Feminism and Chick Lit: Can They Be Friends?

I am a feminist. I have no shame, reluctance or hesitation in saying this. I heard an alarming stat recently: Few Identify As Feminists, But Most Believe In Equality Of Sexes. Wait… what? I’m lost. Apparently a lot of people don’t understand what¬†feminism means. It’s definition time. feminism:¬†the¬†doctrine¬†advocating¬†social,¬†political,¬†and¬†all¬†other¬†rights¬†of women¬†equal¬†to¬†those¬†of¬†men. Cool. … Read More