Tagged with Crushed

Getting a Makeover

Hey Kittens – I have excitement. Lots of it. Today, after six months of waiting, I can finally share CRUSHED’s new cover! I love it so hard. The boy and the blurred, foggy background are just perfect. This book, more than any other, is the book of my heart. I spent two years working on … Continue reading

HITCHED Chapter Two

This is chapter two of HITCHED. If you haven’t read chapter one yet, you can find it here. Hope you enjoy! ~dawn *** Thursday, Chapter Two A man hauling a large suitcase barrels into me. “Move or get run over,” he says. No excuse me. No I’m sorry. Just move. Out of defiance, I keep … Continue reading

Review Requests for HITCHED Now Available

Hi All- I’ve been fortunate to team up with Xpresso Book Tours. They’re handling all Review Requests for HITCHED. If you’d like to get on their list, please click here. Requesting doesn’t guarantee you’ll be approved, but if you’re curious, you may as well try. xoxo ~dawn

HITCHED Questions Answered

Since posting about HITCHED’s release date, I’ve received several questions. I thought it would be easiest to post here as opposed to answering the same question over-and-over again. I really liked (loved) Fletch. Is he in this book? While this book is Ellie’s story, Fletch plays a prominent roll. Why are you calling it a … Continue reading


Hey all! I’ve been busy writing. Just finished drafting an adult romance novel and am working away on CRUSHED 2 (tentative title HITCHED). It’s been so fun getting back into the world of Fletch and his friends – especially Ellie, who is the main character in this installment. All the fan favorites are back, too … Continue reading

One Down, One to Go

Hey all, I just finished drafting an adult novel, and while I wait for revision notes, I’ve decided to work on CRUSHED 2 which has the working title HITCHED. I’m extremely excited to revisit Fletch, Ellie, and their friends, and my hope right now is to have HITCHED released next spring/early summer. ~dawn

My Birthday Gift to You

It’s my 37th birthday today & to celebrate, I will unlock either a scene from the upcoming Larkstorm short story from Annalise’s POV OR a deleted/alternate ending to Crushed IF Crushed gets 37 reviews on Amazon US by Friday. What do you need to do? Simply leave a review of Crushed & have your friends … Continue reading

My Video for Indie Author Month

Margaret Skipper, the very dedicated organizer of Indie Author Month on ALove4Lit.blogspot.com, invited me to do an author chat earlier this week. We chatted books, inspiration, sequels, Larkstorm, Crushed, and how I’ve never been a boy. Make sure to take a moment to check out the blog too – I’m sure you’ll find a new … Continue reading

An Update on Smashwords

Last week, I wrote two posts about CRUSHED no longer being available on Smashwords. I’m happy to report that after writing to Mark Coker, the CEO of Smashwords, he promptly and personally responded to me. As a former business owner, I’m impressed with Mark’s commitment to his company and appreciate him taking the time to … Continue reading