Category: Guest Post

Choosing Excellence Over Laz..

Choosing Excellence Over Laziness, a GUEST POST by Chelsea Bobulski- OAAA 2018

  I am operating from deep within the Revision Cave, with four deadlines fast approaching for four different projects, and so I thought this would be the perfect time to talk about a problem I often encounter within myself when Revision Time rolls around, and that is my precondition toward laziness. It’s actually really fascinating […]

April 30, 2018

The Fringe Life of Butterfli..

The Fringe Life of Butterflies, A GUEST POST by Lorie Langdon

THE FRINGE LIFE OF RAINBOW-BUTTERFLIES   Some people are born to fit in. You know the ones. They arrive for kindergarten in a classic pink dress and sweater set with such a deep, abiding confidence that it draws people into their light like little moth minions. Even the teachers give them special privileges such as […]

April 25, 2018

OAAA 2017: Erin McCahan, THE..

OAAA 2017: Erin McCahan, THE LAKE EFFECT

Introducing The Lake Effect and South Haven, Michigan   “The beach, Baby!  The Beach!” – Briggs Henry, The Lake Effect My third novel, The Lake Effect, releases July 11th, and Erin here at the Book Nut – Erin who is the Book Nut, which is really the best kind of nut to be, isn’t it? […]

April 24, 2017

OAAA2017: Jody Casella’..

OAAA2017: Jody Casella’s Ten “Simple” Steps to Writing a Novel

How to Write a Book in Ten* Simple** Steps*** By Jody Casella Well, first you’ve got to have an idea or two. If you’re stuck, you can base it on a real experience. For example, say there was this time in your life, a gazillion years ago, when you were best friends with a guy […]

April 14, 2017

OAAA 2017: Regina Jeffers on..

OAAA 2017: Regina Jeffers on “Jane and Romance Novels”

Good afternoon, today we have an awesome guest post from regency romance author Regina Jeffers! Her books Darcy’s Passions and Darcy’s Temptations are two of my favorites in my Austen FF collection. Welcome back Regina! — According to the Romance Writers of America, “the main plot of a romance novel must revolve around the two […]

April 3, 2017

OAAA 2016: Jody Casella on W..

OAAA 2016: Jody Casella on Writer’s Block

You guys, this post is from one of my favorite people on the planet. She was one of the first 3 Ohio authors I met and helped inspire this event. I’m so glad to have her back, welcome to Thin Space author Jody Casella! Coloring My Way through Writer’s Block by Jody Casella A few […]

April 26, 2016

OAAA 2016: Dream Casting wit..

Today we’ve got another OAAA veteran on the blog! Welcome back Amanda Flower. Let’s take a look at her dreamcast. Dream Cast for Crime and Poetry Amanda Flower   Most authors dream of their books making it to the big or small screen someday. I’m no exception, and of all my books, I would love […]

April 22, 2016
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OAAA 2016: Regina Jeffers on..

As you guys know, I love Austen stories. So of course I was going to grab a bunch of Jane Austen Fan fiction (JAFF) writers for this year’s even. I was surprised how many there were in Ohio. So let’s take some time with one of the best known JAFF writers Regina Jeffers. Welcome!   […]

April 19, 2016
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OAAA 2016: Why Jane Austen b..

A big welcome to last minute entry Zoe Burton, a Jane Austen author! Let’s take a look at why she writes stories about Jane’s classics… Why Jane Austen? By Zoe Burton   First, let me thank Erin and Jennie for the opportunity to add my two cents to their blog. I was thrilled to find […]

April 14, 2016

OAAA 2016: Random Bits of My..

OAAA 2016: Random Bits of My Life in Travels from Erin McCahan

Random Bits of My Life in Travels (Title and Introduction All in One)   Favorite Beach: South Haven, MI Use So Much Sunscreen I’m Practically Waterproof: South Haven, MI Setting of My Forthcoming Novel, The Lake Effect: South Haven, MI Fanciest Hotel: Limerick, Ireland Creepiest Hotel: Raton, NM Pushed a Dresser in Front of the […]

April 12, 2016