Dear Indie | From Hybrid to Fully Independent

Hi Indies! It’s been too long–yes, since I’ve posted–but, also that I’ve been waiting for this day. 😀 Today, I am officially no longer a hybrid author, but fully Independent. Today, all of the rights my publisher ever had for any of my books are completely reverted to me to do with whatever I want!Continue reading “Dear Indie | From Hybrid to Fully Independent”

Dear Indie | Prologues, Prefaces, Forwards, Introductions & Epilogues

Hi Indies! I’ve been thinking about prologues a lot lately. Mainly because most of my original works have them and when I get the rights back from my publisher, I plan to polish them up and have them re-edited. But, it seems that more and more readers are expressing their dislike for prologues these days.Continue reading “Dear Indie | Prologues, Prefaces, Forwards, Introductions & Epilogues”

Dear Indie | Writing Female Characters Part 1: Inspiration

Hi Indies! I’d like to jump into character development topics over the next several posts and thanks to some amazingly positive feedback and requests for this particular article, I’m tossing in my two cents on the popular subject about writing female characters/heroines. Keep in mind that I’m a writer of Romance, so that genre willContinue reading “Dear Indie | Writing Female Characters Part 1: Inspiration”

#RocktoberMusicFest ♫ “Mouth” – American Werewolf In Paris Soundtrack

Yesterday’s post got me thinking about Werewolves and my Wolf Shifter novels, which of course led me to this song, because I snuck it into my book as one of the obscure references I love weaving into my tales. Plus it’s Gavin Rossdale, I shouldn’t even need an explanation. 😉 I know, I already dronedContinue reading “#RocktoberMusicFest ♫ “Mouth” – American Werewolf In Paris Soundtrack”

$25 Gift Card Giveaway ✯ It’s Live!!! Hearthstone Alpha!

✯✯✯Release Day Blitz✯✯✯ Hearthstone Alpha (the Úlfrinn series, #1)  a Contemporary Paranormal Romance novel ✯Blurb✯ All Reyna Daniels wants is to secure her return home to Minneapolis. The last thing she needs is to find her world completely inundated by the magnetizing, hostile Corbyn Bruschard and his group of male-model friends. Corbyn’s not ashamed atContinue reading “$25 Gift Card Giveaway ✯ It’s Live!!! Hearthstone Alpha!”

#MusicMonday

A Kiss To Build A Dream On by Louis Armstrong Give me a kiss to build a dream on, And my imagination will thrive upon that kiss. Sweetheart, I ask no more than this: A kiss to build a dream on. Give me a kiss before you leave me, And my imagination will feed myContinue reading “#MusicMonday”

Opportunities Galore!

Okay, so there are only 2 opportunities, but that doesn’t sound as catchy. 😉 Many of you already know from my endless, shameless, self-promotion that I have a new Contemporary Paranormal Romance coming out on June 1st. Hearthstone Alpha is a full-length novel and is the first in my new Úlfrinn series about a uniqueContinue reading “Opportunities Galore!”

Hearthstone Alpha Cover Reveal!

Title: Hearthstone Alpha ( The Úlfrinn Series, #1) Author: A.C. Melody Publisher: Red Sage Publishing Pages: approx. 300 (Full length Novel) Genre: Contemporary Paranormal Romance (Wolf Shifters) Release Date: June 1, 2017 All Reyna Daniels wants is to secure her return home to Minneapolis to be with her family. The last thing she needs isContinue reading “Hearthstone Alpha Cover Reveal!”

#TacoTuesday

Disclaimer: This post has absolutely nothing to do with food – sorry foodies! Welcome to a new kind of blog hop, engineered by moi for anyone who wants to join in. This is for fun, creativity, mostly cuz-we-can and designed to work for both readers and writers! Objective: Every Tuesday I will introduce a newContinue reading “#TacoTuesday”