Author Archives: Mere Joyce

Celebrate the Small Things

Hosted by Lexa Cain, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! This week, I’m celebrating: September! – Okay, so it’s a bittersweet month for me. I go back to work later this month, which is exciting, but also sad and a definite cause for a bit …

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Celebrate the Small Things

Hosted by Lexa Cain, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! This week, I’m celebrating: Nice email conversations – I don’t know about you, but usually my emails are pretty straight-forward question/answer, request/response kind of messages. But this week, I had some casual, friendly email exchanges…it …

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Writing Wednesday

Welcome to Writing Wednesday, a kind of regular post about what I’m up to writing-wise! ~ What I’m Writing ~ I’m nearing the end of a major manuscript revision, which is pretty exciting. This is the story where I’m changing POV and upping the whole thing from MG to YA (which also means adding more …

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A Grimm Challenge – Month 6 Recap

Six months into A Grimm Challenge! It’s been half a year of reading fairy-tales! Crazy, eh? Well, it’s not over yet, but we’re getting quite close. Less than a month’s worth of stories remain! I’ll save my final thoughts for the final recap. So for now, I’ll just say that it’s been a lot of …

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Celebrate the Small Things

Hosted by Lexa Cain, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! This week, I’m celebrating: Visits with friends – I had a nice visit with some new friends earlier this week, and we’re having a get together with some old friends this weekend! Good quality sweatpants …

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Writing Wednesday

Welcome to Writing Wednesday, a kind of regular post about what I’m up to writing-wise! ~ What I’m Writing ~ Haven’t been actively writing in the last two weeks…it’s been edits and some plotting, which I’ll talk about below! ~ What I’m Editing ~ I finished draft one edits of my current YA project! Thinking …

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Cover Reveal – The Story’s End by Danielle E. Shipley

Today I get the privilege of taking part in the cover reveal for the upcoming book The Story’s End by Danielle E. Shipley. This is an extra special reveal, as it’s the last book in the Wilderhark Tales series! So without further ado… About the book: For Gant-o’-the-Lute, “ever after” has been less than happy. …

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Celebrate the Small Things

Hosted by Lexa Cain, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! This week, I’m celebrating: A weekend craft festival – there’s a giant festival every year in my hometown on the August long weekend, but we haven’t been up to it for a few years now. …

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A Grimm Challenge – Month 5 Recap

Five months into A Grimm Challenge! So this month I’ve been thinking about how these tales would be presented if they were written down today, and not in the early 1800s. Now, this in itself is a tricky subject. I am, as a librarian (and just generally as myself) strongly against censorship. I also happen …

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Celebrate the Small Things

Hosted by Lexa Cain, this is a great weekly chance to talk about the small things worth celebrating in life! This week, I’m celebrating: Reading new books and receiving new books in the mail! Editing. Got a lot more editing done this week than I expected to, which was great! Makes all the reading seem …

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