hello darkness my old friend…

Well then. It's been a hot minute, hasn't it? Thankfully, this summer has been much better than 2017, so I've been busy in a good way since my last post! In May, I took a trip with my family to Yellowstone, which was amazing and relaxing (well, minus the 32 hour drive there and back!).… Continue reading hello darkness my old friend…


What’s Next For Me

It took me a little while to figure out what to write about this week. Work and school have been keeping me too busy to work on my book much (boo), and I haven't read a new ARC yet. So here's a short update about what I'll be doing next! I just finished reading Screenwriting for… Continue reading What’s Next For Me


Tools for Success: My Favorite Writing Craft Books

I started thinking about this weekly blog post a couple of days ago, wondering what I was going to write about. My original plan was to trade off every week between a book review and a writing update, but I decided I didn't want to keep my focus that narrow (and I haven't been working… Continue reading Tools for Success: My Favorite Writing Craft Books


Review: Amanda Foody’s ACE OF SHADES

Welcome to the City of Sin, where casino families reign, gangs infest the streets…and secrets hide in every shadow. Enne Salta was raised as a proper young lady, and no lady would willingly visit New Reynes, the so-called City of Sin. But when her mother goes missing, Enne must leave her finishing school—and her reputation—behind… Continue reading Review: Amanda Foody’s ACE OF SHADES

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Review: Joanna Ruth Meyer’s BENEATH THE HAUNTING SEA

  Sixteen-year-old Talia was born to a life of certainty and luxury, destined to become Empress of half the world. But when an ambitious rival seizes power, she and her mother are banished to a nowhere province on the far edge of the Northern Sea. It is here, in the drafty halls of the Ruen-Dahr,… Continue reading Review: Joanna Ruth Meyer’s BENEATH THE HAUNTING SEA

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#PitchWars 2017: #PimpMyBio!

Hello, hello! Welcome writing friends, whether you're a fellow hopeful or a potential mentor. I'm so excited about this year's contest! About Me: My name is Jenna DeVillier I live in the woods in south Louisiana I have a degree in English, and I'm going back to school this fall for my paralegal certification I… Continue reading #PitchWars 2017: #PimpMyBio!