Doing Things About Literacy With Julie

TODAY’S BREW: Pumpkin Peppermint Gingerbread. It’s mid-season, what do you want from me? By Julie  I had the extraordinary pleasure of participating in our Community Literacy Night hosted by my Bennett’s middle school on Thursday, and let me tell you, I loved it. Pretty sure I was the only author with a child in thatContinue reading “Doing Things About Literacy With Julie”

JUST FUN STUFF with Julie

TODAY’S BREW: HARD CIDER OUT OF THE SKULL OF A THESTRAL. It’s time to go to the Pumpkin Spectacular! By Julie  You’re like, WHAT. This is a thestral, if you aren’t a Potter nerd. A black skeleton-bat-horse that only people who have seen death can see: Pretty sure that’s my patronus. And the Pumpkin Spectacular atContinue reading “JUST FUN STUFF with Julie”

Artist Dan Kern and KITTY.

TODAY’S BREW: I MADE ANATOMICAL HEART CHOCOLATES AND THAT’S NOT COFFEE By Julie This is my friend Dan’s cat. Dan Kern is the artist I plan to collaborate with to make THE HARPY a graphic novel, so SURPRISE. Neither of us have ever done such a thing, but you learn by doing, right? Check out his art HEREContinue reading “Artist Dan Kern and KITTY.”

#IndieAuthorDay

TODAY’S BREW: caffeine mainlined into each eyeball By Julie  First, thank you to everyone who’s reached out or thought of me and my family in the passing of my stepdad, Wayne Nelson. He was the most generous soul in the world and is sorely missed. I’m not ready to talk about that yet. What IContinue reading “#IndieAuthorDay”

Cover Reveal: The Harpy

TODAY’S BREW: Iced coffee with cinnamon and a pumpkin donut By Jolene Huge thank you to everyone who signed up to join Julie’s email list to be the first to see the cover for The Harpy. Many of you have been feasting your eyes on it since this morning. The feedback has been amazing andContinue reading “Cover Reveal: The Harpy”

YOU can see The Harpy cover first!

TODAY’S BREW: Kind of gross tea. What?! I’m sick. By Jolene Hello friends and enemies (and frenemies). Some exciting stuff has been happening around here. You see, there’s this book called The Harpy that my insanely talented friend Julie has written. It also happens to be coming out THIS MONTH. You have the chance toContinue reading “YOU can see The Harpy cover first!”

My Stepdad

TODAY’S BREW: This apple crisp stuff, the bag was pretty. By Julie  Hello dumplings. I hope you’ve seen THE HARPY blurb that my darling buddy Jolene posted here! It’s on the Goodest of Reads as well, and will soon be up for PREORDERRRRRR This book is right back to my horror roots, and I’m happy to beContinue reading “My Stepdad”

THE HARPY IS ON GOODREADS!

TODAY’S BREW: Iced coffee–black like my soul. By Jolene You’re probably thinking, Who the hell are you? Where’s Julie?! What have you done with her? Don’t worry, I’m just the friendly ghost in her attic, all Devon-Sawa-in-Casper-dreamy, floating in to tell you that Julie’s newest book, The Harpy, is UP ON GOODREADS! This is notContinue reading “THE HARPY IS ON GOODREADS!”

World Suicide Prevention Day

TODAY’S BREW: Pumpkin everything, shame-free By Julie Suicide awareness and suicide prevention are not the same thing, and I want to speak up about it now, when the world is trying to listen. It’s a great step forward that suicide is on the radar, not as something that crazy people do. Talking about it is good, it’s great–butContinue reading “World Suicide Prevention Day”