4. The first draft of WITHIN was written in three days. It’s true! As part of the 3 Day Novel
In most of my works, there’s a shadow character. She’s the “other” girl. The one who is completely jealous of
Once upon a time, the original title for Within was Buried. This title makes a lot more sense with this
I hope you are all enjoying the Within Anniversary Tour so far! Don't forget to enter the GIVEAWAY, where you
Within just had its book birthday on November 13, so that means it's time to host an anniversary blog tour!
The Violet Fox Blog Tour was a HUGE success! Thank you to all the bloggers who participated and helped to
I sat in front of my computer screen, staring at the open Word document. The Silver Spear. The sequel to
After writing my post yesterday about what novellas I'd like to publish next, I sat down to write on Two-Spirit.
Greetings, ladies & lords around the realm. Prince Keegan only socializes with the most elite of the nobles, and being
Yesterday, The Violet Fox launched in MonkeyShines Children's Bookstore in Marda Loop, Calgary. It was a beautiful sunny day and
As part of The Violet Fox blog tour, I'm doing a HUGE giveaway, my biggest yet in fact. One lucky
Look at the pretty, pretty pictures!! The Violet Fox arrived tonight in 16 boxes, weighing down Dave's car with awesome.
Only a few days left until The Violet Fox comes out! I'm anxiously waiting for the books to arrive from
Hey everyone! Time for a super cool giveaway. Faery Ink Press is partnering with DeniseZilla designs to bring you cool
Click on the picture to pre-order. :) This took a little longer than I wanted to make, but it was
One of my Twitter friends is running this blog hop--where authors confess their dirty writing secrets. I was super intrigued
If you've been following on Facebook, you'll have noticed that I met with a Friesens sales rep on Friday. Friesens
Sushi is one of my favourite foods. Recently, Dave and I sat down to watch a documentary called Jiro Dreams
Read from the beginning Kristen’s heart raced as her footfalls pounded against the smooth floor. When was the last time
Read from the Beginning. Skyla knew leaving her chambers would be a bad idea. Not just because there were five
Title: The Violet Fox (The Violet Fox #1) Author: Clare C. Marshall Publication Date: October 13, 2012 TA DAAA! This
No Faces in the Mist this week! Extremely busy with the last minute details of the cover reveal, other freelance
On Saturday I had the privilege of meeting fellow author Avery Olive (her book is A Stiff Kiss, published by
Read from the Beginning. The creature lunged at Darian. Sunken-in face, multiple rows of teeth, dark grey-blue skin, black-as-death eyes--all
Read from the Beginning. Mac saw no point in sticking around any longer. Half an hour, that’s how long he’d
The printed word is not going to die. At least, not during our lifetimes. When television started getting popular, people
Run. That’s what instinct told me. But in order to save the secrets of my people and to protect my
Read from the Beginning Captain Darian Flaherty flicked on his flashlight and crept down the dark hallway. Lieutenant Starkley, and
Read from the Beginning Darian was halfway to Skyla’s chambers--his boots clanging hard on the metallic floor and sweat beading
Read from the Beginning Past lunch, almost supper--Darian needed some kind of sustenance to keep him going. It had been
Read from the Beginning. She’d accepted that she was about to die. She shut her eyes to the world and
Read from the beginning. There was a bump on the other side of the wall. Lady Kristen’s eyes flickered up
Finally. I've finished the first draft of the Violet Fox. But there's still a lot of work to be done.
Read from the beginning. She’d been hungry for so long, before Another Light came. YOU ARE THE LIGHT KEEPER, said
About a week ago, I got an email from a girl named Christine. The email was entitled, "The Best Book
Read from the beginning Mac Jaclow’s communicator wouldn’t stop ringing, and he seriously considered uninstalling the program from his datapad.
The past month has been a blur. I'm now settled in Calgary, where I'll remain for the foreseeable future. Other
It's always exciting to be interviewed. Last week I sat down with Colin Chisholm from the HalifaxNewsNet.ca and we talked
Read from the beginning. Skyla had almost forgotten what it was like to be around Junior Ladies. “There was like,
Yep, finally. I will be offering physical copies of WITHIN for sale through my website. Finally, those who wish to
Read from the beginning. Skyla and Darian arrived just as chaos erupted outside the medical bay. Later, I will deal
Read from the beginning. Yellow mist swirled around Skyla and once again, her head rested on the wooden chopping block.
I put a lot of pressure on myself to do well. Working at home, I do set my own hours
Read from the beginning The nurse led Lady Dominique, Lady Kristen, and Lady Méline into a monitoring room. Lady Harmony
You may have noticed that I'm getting back on the serialized fiction bandwagon. Faces in the Mist is a story
When I reach 500 Twitter followers, I will be having a giveaway. What will I be giving away? A $10
Read from the Beginning. “I’m afraid I can’t let you in. Lady Harmony is not to be disturbed.” The nurse,
A few days ago, scientists discovered a new planet. While larger than Earth, this new planet is the best candidate
It seems like everyone is wondering what the next big trend in YA will be. First it was witches and
Read from the beginning Dominique had seen it all; she’d been near the front. Queen Skyla had almost fainted! She
Well, it's all over now. Am I a little sad that it's over? A little, but I've been so busy
It's no secret that I LOVE cats! Dave and I exchange the best cat-picture and video finds on Reddit or
My last dream last night was about Road to Avonlea, about an episode which I am convinced didn't actually exist.
As part of the blog tour, Book Shark spotlighted me, and is doing an eBook giveaway. Go to her site
So excited! After 3 months of planning...a wild blog tour appears. First up is Book Addicted Girl with a character
Just 8,000 more words to go on the first draft of The Violet Fox. My goal is to have this
**Update #3:** Filled up again! (that was fast!) But again, if anyone still wants to take part, we can double
No WWW Wednesday today, as it's pretty much the same as last week. Instead: I'd like to talk about my
Yep. Today is the big day. Within is on sale on my website, available in EPUB, MOBI and PDF formats.
As the title says. I've thought about it a lot, but when it comes down to it, it's not about
My proof from Amazon for Within arrived today. I ordered it on October 10, and it arrived today, October 21.
Just one month until November 13th! My launch date for Within! I think I'm pretty much set this time; I'm
Read from the Beginning “That was a disaster.” Skyla was alone again with Darian in her conference room. She gripped
The release date for Within will now be November 13th 2011. This will give me more time to finish the
Gahh, I can’t believe it’s August already. My birthday is in like, two weeks. I’ll be 23.
Read from the Beginning There was something Other sharing her space.
Read from the Beginning. The Daily Dome was one of the Luna Dome’s two large newspapers. It was established about
Bask in the glory of Dave's handiwork. This is the cover for my upcoming book, Within, due out in mid-September.
Wow, time is really flying. Two months from today, on September 13, 2011, my novel Within will be published. But
Mark your calendars! I've decided to release my first book--tentatively titled "Buried"--on September 13, 2011.
Self-publishing is something I've wanted to do for about four years now. Now that I've completed the Creative Book Publishing
In an effort to blog every day, I have stumbled across Imagination Prompt. Probably one of many writing prompts, it
Ever want to write a story, but couldn’t come up with the right idea? Here are some places that I
Read from the Beginning. Members of the court, certain privileged soldiers, interested citizens and members of the media gathered in
Truth be told, I think the website hypes it up to be scarier than it actually is. I completed my
So I'm completely done! Here is my final wordle! Congrats to all that finished! Final word count: Something over 31,500.
Wordle for Day 2 of Three Day Novel Contest. Surprisingly awake for 3am writing. Word Count: approximately 23,000 words. Goal:
My first day of my first 3 Day Novel Contest is complete, pretty much. Total: over 12,000 words! And for
At 12:01 tonight, I will be writing. And I won’t stop for the next 3 days until my novel is
Read from the Beginning. Queen Skyla and Captain Darian Flaherty left the Dome Hospital without speaking to one another.
Read from the Beginning. The hallway was as pristine and white as the reception area, and it felt to Skyla
Hi Everyone! I just signed up for the 3 Day Novel Contest. It's a Canadian based international contest where people
Read from the Beginning. Eighty years ago, the Moon Flash Virus struck the Dome.
Read from the Beginning. Skyla didn’t sleep for the rest of the night. She felt like if she returned to
The guards mirrored Skyla’s shock, and looked to Darian. “Captain…?” All of a sudden, the throne door swung open. Skyla
Read from the Beginning. Skyla knelt before Lady Harmony. Like Skyla, Harmony was dressed in a flowing silk nightdress that
Read from the Beginning. Skyla frowned and put out her hand to Darian. Lady Harmony was the Leading Lady at
Read from the beginning. Skyla woke up with sweat pouring down her face. The remnants of the dream lingered at
The light was so intense it knocked her down the spiraling stairwell. She landed on her back, but she barely