Perhaps you may have noticed that Song of Sorrow (my novella that is a prequel to Rapunzel) was published on Friday. Here's the cover, because I love it. Luuuuuuuuuuurrrrrrrrrrrrvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvveeeeeeeeeeee it, if you will. When I was on vacation at the end of November, I decided to cram in a round of NaNo. That's right,… Continue reading This is how it all went down. . . and cover reveal.
What's that you say? Your new book is here? Yes! That's exactly where it is--here in the digital life--where you can download it easy-peasy over at amazon.com. So what's this all about, you ask? It's a fairy tale story. If fact, it's the story of Rapunzel's parents, Fallow and Adin. Once upon a time, when… Continue reading It’s here, it’s here, it’s here!!!
The Shadow Kin possess great abilities. They can sense secrets, foretell your future, and sometimes even control the shadows themselves. But even the Kin aren't immune to fate. For Fallow, the future promises nothing but sorrow. Armed with only the mystical red cloak of the Shadow Kin, she is determined to conquer what's ahead and choose… Continue reading Coming Sooooooonnnnnn…….
Oh that's right me. I'm pretty sure I'm writing this. . . Life. Life. You know? Life. So for quick, emotionless updates. On being a foster parent: it's hard. On being a daughter: it sucks to have my parents across the country. On being a mommy: awesome. Conflicting I know. But that's how you know… Continue reading Who is this now?
Being able to publish a book and then watch your sales numbers every second of every day. I'm just saying...not healthy. Not healthy at all. Rather like these things: *These are just random unhealthy food pictures I've had in the history of my blog. You know what else is unhealthy? Not having one picture of… Continue reading You know what’s unhealthy?
Wait! That's me. That's my book. Me, it's me. It's me. I wrote a book. Like for realzies. I wrote it. I re-wrote it approximately 7004 times. I even paid an editor and rewrote it a time or two after that. I had it grammar checked. I rewrote it again. My good friend formatted it.… Continue reading Now Available: These Lying Eyes by Amanda A. Allen
I have something called stubby thumbs. I didn't even know it had a real name, but it's genetic. My niece has it, and her boyfriend diagnosed us both. My aunt has it too. So Zac and David, should you ever have a daughter, she'll certainly be adorable. Except for her thumbs. Turns out Megan Fox… Continue reading My strange flaw.