Author Archives: Kourtney

Changes in Online Presence

In the past few months, I’ve spent most of my time in the now. I have a few goals that I’m moving toward, and each day I am giving my all to reach it. And it feels really great to … Continue reading

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Summer Break

Right now, my real life has to take a front seat to my online life. There are things that I absolutely need to get done this summer and that means I won’t be online much. I’ll still be sending out … Continue reading

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A Weekend in NYC

I started the month off in Manhattan with Brett for Easter weekend. We did most of this in one day! Macy’s had a really cool flower show in the flagship store. It looked like an enchanted forest was dropped amongst … Continue reading

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The Five Things I Would Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

Lately I’ve been thinking. Mostly because it’s the first time in a year and half that my mind is clear and my thought processes are firing again. I can actually do a few things at the same time and do … Continue reading

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Does Social Media Make You Miserable?

For the past 3 months, I’ve curtailed the time I spend on social media. I check Facebook and Twitter once a week. I respond to all notifications and I try to take about 30 minutes to interact with friends’ posts … Continue reading

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Winter Blog Break

With all the weekly author events, my monthly new newsletter commitments, and my writing schedule, I’ve decided to take a break from blogging for the holiday season. I’ll still be on Facebook and Twitter, but I’m going to take a … Continue reading

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What is my Inspiration for the Character of Kat Preston?

  As you might expect, I’m a bit exhausted from the blog tour for TGWSG, so I thought I’d share one of my favorite guest posts from the tour! Guest Post from Butterfly-O-Meter Books’ Blog: My Source of Inspiration for … Continue reading

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How to Support An Author During Her Release Week

Tomorrow (October 17) is the release date for The Girl Who Saved Ghosts! I feel like I’ve been preparing for this day all year. It’s always exciting and nerve-wracking to see how sales go! Thanks so much for being here … Continue reading

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A Day In the Life of an Author

Recently, I put together a post for an ezine called Modern Creative Life. I spent a few weeks working on this post and it’s all about what my “typical Tuesday” is like. If you’ve ever been curious about what my … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Saved Ghosts Releases in One Month!

  I can’t believe there are only 4 weeks left until The Girl Who Saved Ghosts is released! This entire year has been about revising the book, proofreading the book, marketing the book. And there’s still so much to be … Continue reading

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