I loved writing the story, but in the back of my head, I held doubts. I wondered if anyone would want to read a forty-five year old woman becoming an action hero. The thought only women my age might read and enjoy the story, but it wouldn’t appeal to a wider audience.
Then, the Sunday before Westside Harpy released, Michelle Yeoh received an Oscar for Everything, Everywhere, All at Once. A story about a mother saving her daughter with a lot of great fight scenes!
When I’m writing a book, I like to fit in all of the elements I enjoy in a story. Interesting characters with compelling backstories, individual quirks, and lots of fun dialogue.
Name: Miriam Diaz (a.k.a Tatiana)Age: 43 (ish)Type of supe: Let’s just say she’s a hedge witch with a little extra, shall we?Abilities: Healing, can see the color of magic, witchcraft, and plant manipulation.Interests: Baking, volunteer work, community organization, light sprite whisperer, hellhound banishing, keeping grimoires out the hands of those who’d abuse the spell contained[…]
Stories about reclaiming your power are so important. Many women feel an awakening in their forties. Paranormal Women’s Fiction is the genre that represents that awakening in a fantastical light.
Midlife Olympians is a spin-off series set in the world of Midlife Supernaturals.
This year was a massive learning experience in if it can go wrong, it will.
You know how they say to back up to the cloud? Do it.
Double check to make SURE it’s done too.
I thought I knew better, but I got careless, relying on the machine to auto-backup. One little app toggle accidentally turned off. My writing prom ceased backing up, and I hadn’t noticed.
The Universe decided to up the stakes.
There is a reason that my paranormal women’s fiction characters resonate with readers. They are usually at a point in their life where they are surviving and don’t want to do the hard work of thriving. I throw a few obstacles in their way or put them in precarious positions, but just like in real[…]
It’s my honor and pleasure to be the featured author for pwfbookclub.com ! The ebook Eastside Hedge Witch: A Paranormal Women’s Fiction Novel (Midlife Supernaturals #1) is free for all through the mailing list. Sign up for mailing list to get my book and a free Paranormal Women’s Fiction ebook every month! Also don’t miss[…]
In exchange for an honest review, free advanced reader copies of Eastside Witch Hunt (Midlife Supernaturals #2) are available for a limited time on: https://booksprout.co/reviewer/review-copy/view/84126/eastside-witch-hunt-a-paranormal-womens-fiction-novel-midlife-supernaturals-2
𝐄𝐓 𝐎𝐍𝐄 𝐅𝐑𝐄𝐄 𝐁𝐎𝐎𝐊 𝐄𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐘 𝐌𝐎𝐍𝐓𝐇 𝐒𝐄𝐍𝐓 𝐃𝐈𝐑𝐄𝐂𝐓𝐋𝐘 𝐓𝐎 𝐘𝐎𝐔𝐑 𝐄𝐌𝐀𝐈𝐋!
Because I’m impatient, while my distributors twiddle their thumbs, I’m offering the audiobook for Eastside Hedge Witch: A Paranormal Women’s Fiction (Midlife Supernaturals #1) for $5 USD. Go ahead and get your copy! If you haven’t read or heard of Eastside Hedge Witch, here’s the blurb: Miriam Diaz lived as a suburban mom on Seattle’s[…]
On the last day of February, I sent my final draft of Eastside Witch Hunt: A Paranormal Women’s Fiction Novel (Midlife Supernaturals #2) to my editors. Last week, my narrator sent me the audio files for Eastside Hedge Witch. After some back and forth editing, the final files are ready for distribution. Unlike the ebook,[…]