Season’s Greetings

We have been gearing up for Christmas around the LaPolla household and making sure everything is in place for Santa.  We hope that all you out there have a great holiday week and may the New Year bring you many wonderful things!

Writer’s Expo

These last two weekends I had my first foray into the wider world of being an author.  Until now, this had been a mostly solo endeavor other than the work I’ve done with my editor or my beta readers but that has always been about my books.  During this event I got to interact with…

Library Appearance!

Status Update: We are gearing up for the Author Expo! Books are in hand, displays bought. Now we just need people to come and see us this weekend and the next! Will you be there?

Nanowrimo

Most probably do not know but I cut my teeth in a competition called Nanowrimo.  For those unfamiliar with it, it is a writing competition where a bunch of crazy people try to write 50,000 words in one month.  It was a goal that, once upon a time, seemed completely unachievable. To achieve it you…

Public Library Appearance

On November 10th and November 17th I will be appearing at two libraries in Pennsylvania.  If anyone is in the area I would love to meet you.

On Motivation… Battle Engines

It was a blazing hot summer day in July back in 2016 and I found myself in Adams, Tennessee in a place I never thought I’d be.  Sweat bees swarmed around us nipping at our skin as the smoke of coal and diesel fumes filled the air.  There was something else in the air.  Small…