Tag: NaNoWriMo

November 2019 Wrap-Up Post and..

Posted December 2, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 22 Comments

Did I say October was a crazy month?  Because I have no idea what happened to November!  It’s like I jumped right into NaNoWriMo and was doing pretty well a few days after the month got started.  Then halfway through the month things started happening, family things, Thanksgiving, you name it, and my project stalled […]

October 2019 Wrap-Up Post and ..

Posted November 3, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 10 Comments

October has been a crazy month.  Fast, but also kind of slow as I was sick for almost the whole month.  As per the past few months since I moved in, I continue to work on unpacking and moving in to the new house.  I finally took boxes of books to take to Half Price […]

Sign Up Post for Blog Ahead Oc..

Posted September 27, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Once again I’m signing up for the Blog Ahead Challenge hosted by Herding Cats and Burning Soup.  I always find this to be a huge help whenever I am participating in NaNoWriMo.  Which I do intend to do again this year, especially with the lack of writing I’ve done this whole past year.  I can’t […]

Release Blitz: Level Me Up (A..

Posted June 8, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Title: Level Me Up Series: A Gamer Boy Novel Author: Lauren Helms Genre: NA Romance Release Date: June 5, 2017 The last thing Morgan Lawson is looking for when attending Comic-Con is love. But even prior to exchanging first words, Morgan is drawn to Dex, a drop-dead sexy gamer boy who lives and breathes video […]

Armchair BEA 2017 Introduction..

Posted May 31, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 14 Comments

So!  I have not participated in this for awhile, but since I had actually really, truly planned to attend this year, at least until other trips came up (ApollyCon back in March, family trip to Orlando in July), I want to participate in this fun event.  If you’re interested in joining in, you can go […]

Promo Post: Check Out My New ..

Posted April 20, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in promo post / 4 Comments

So I haven’t had the chance to take any pictures of all the cool swag that I got at ApollyCon back in March. But one of my favorites was this really cool flash drive that looks like a book: Now, what was even cooler, was that the very week I was back from ApollyCon, I […]

ARC Review: Geekerella by Ash..

Posted April 16, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 7 Comments

Book info: Title:  Geekerella Author:  Ashley Poston Genre:  YA Contemporary, Fairy Tale retelling Published:  April 4th, 2017 Source:  Edelweiss e-galley from publisher, Quirk Books My rating:  5 stars So, if you are a long-time follower, you know that I’m not a huge YA contemporary reader.  But, when I saw there was a dachshund in this […]

Novel Publishing Contest by In..

Posted February 13, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

I know that there are a lot of you out there in the blogging community who are not only readers, but also are writers.  I’ve followed along with you through years of NaNoWriMo, and there are even some of you that I’ve followed through your self-publishing.  This past year I learned of a group that […]