January 29, 2023

Photo copyright 2023 Vanessa KierFor those of you who followed my move out of California, you know that one of my biggest regrets was leaving my jungle (aka house plants) behind. Without plants, my new place hasn’t felt like home. Until now. Behold! I have received cuttings. They’re in water for now because I hadn’t thought this through.

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January 24, 2023

This move to the east coast has really driven home to me how relative our sense of extreme temperature is. When I lived in West Africa, 75F felt cold after 115F plus days. In California, 50F felt cold. Now that I’m here in New England, anything above 32F seems warm. And don’t even get me started on

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January 17, 2023

I’ve never understood writers who say their editors tell them they need to put conflict in their books because it’s missing. I have the opposite problem. I tend to put a LOT of conflict in my books. Sometimes too much, too fast. Take the story I’m rereading to see if the idea still sparks with me

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January 7, 2023

The January 2023 edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, January 5th. It contains a few holiday snippets-of-life scenes starring characters from the WAR series. Enjoy! If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on your Promotions tab. If my

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January 6, 2023

I recently found Book Doggy, a website and email newsletter for discovering free and reduced price books. Today, January 6, 2023, they’re featuring Vengeance, the first book in my SSU series. Enjoy! Share 0 Tweet 0

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