Sunday, June 1, 2014

A is for Author-

Yes, I said Author. Because It's June 1st, and I have officially survived my first month as a published author. Yes, I said SURVIVED. Who would have ever guessed it was so stressful? So I figured today for A I would do A to Z facts about me, just to start off so you all can get to know me a bit better :) 
Attitude-- I have one. I'm a natural redhead, and I have the attitude and patience level to match, sometimes. 
Bacon-- I love bacon memes. Bacon's good too, but mostly just the memes and e cards! 
Coffee-- I really need some, as I just woke up. :)
 Death-- I almost died when I was four. 
Ebay-- I also dabble in ebay selling with my husband.
 Family-- Mine consists of my husband of 12 years, myself, my son who is nine, and my daughter who is seven. 
Girly girl--I'm not one, but I do prefer to wear dresses or skirts almost all summer, sell Mary Kay, and get out of most things calling it "a man's job." However, I never paint my nails, didn't get my first pedicure until this last April, and love to fish. 
Hiram/Hero Hiram is the name of my hero in my WIP 
I need a coffee break-- This is way harder than i thought it would be :) 
Java....as in OH MY GOD, why am I blogging before i have had my morning coffee?? 
Knee socks -- I collect them, the wilder the better :) 
Liquor- Because all the good letters for this were taken, like B for Beer, or M for margarita or W for wine. I love a good drink, especially when i am writing! What's that saying? Write drunk, edit sober? 
Maxi skirt-- what I can be found wearing most days 
Non- Spanko-- I'm not one obviously, but there is one doing this challenge with us. She's hilarious, Check her out on the linky list under "Don't Spank a Crazy Lady" 
October-- I HATE the month of October. Halloween at the end gives the entire month a dark creepy connotation in my opinion. 
Pool-- where I spend most of my days lately. If I could figure out a way to write in the pool, I would be so set :) 
Quilt-- So many of my friends are having babies, I really need to make some quilts this summer. I recently learned to sew, but like my character Mollie, I kind of suck at it :) 
Read-- I'm a speed reader. Always have been. 
SUSHI-- I could eat sushi every day! 
Thirties-- Yep, I'm in em, and love em! 
Utah -- In case you haven't figured it out, I live somewhere in Utah :) 
Vape-- I recently quit smoking and started using one of those vapor ecigs. 
West Coast-- Where I recently moved from. I don't miss it one bit. 
X-rated. I'm such a prude, i will never write and X rated book. I like to read all kinds, but there is definitely a preference for sweet and clean. 
Young adult books. That's what I wrote a long time ago, before I gave up writing for 15 years, and what I would like to try again eventually.
 Zebra-- because I have a great love for all things animal print, which I am passing on to my daughter. Phew, that's done! Now i am off to have my coffee and work on tomorrow's post!



22 comments:

  1. LOL, well you got it all covered! Fun reading

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    1. I'm still doing the other days, i just thought an A to Z about me would be fun too!

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  2. Wow! And welcome to life as an Author. I really enjoyed Bride Two Soon and I'm looking forward to more books from you.

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    1. Thank You Celeste! I'm so glad you liked it!

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  3. Love your start! Can't wait to see what you post tomorrow!

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    1. Me either LOL. At this point I have several ideas, but no plan!

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  4. I love your post!! Did you mention you like coffee??? :) I'm looking forward to learning more about you Rayanna :)

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  5. A prude writer, congrats on the survival of the fittest. Ask any writer out there from now on it's just going to be easy!
    You know I read I'm selling my husband on Ebay ;-)
    Well done on the complete list. I'm still thinking about the X, Y an Q!

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  6. There's still a market for prude writers, thankfully. I'm not selling my husband on ebay ;), although sometimes it's tempting! I'm still doing the rest of the challenge. This was just a to Z about me :)

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  7. Excellent list. You have been an author for an even shorter time than I have! I feel very much a newb amongst all the experienced spanking writers.

    Are you going to do a list like that every day? :) You could end up doing the alphabet 26 times over.

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    1. No, I couldn't do a list like that every day! It would be fun for some instances, but nearly impossible for others!

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  8. Congratulations to being published; I have a work that's been shortlisted for an antho so I'm quite excited about that! :-)

    I also love bacon, need coffee, have a partner of 14 years (this year), a son who is nine and a daughter (six not seven). I love a coffee called Hot Lava Java as it's VERY high caffeine ;-)

    Best of luck for June.

    John (aka BawdyBloke)

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    1. Thank You John! And Congrats on the anthology! It sounds like we have quite a few things in common!

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  9. Well thought out - I'm ready to read more. I've never really written X-rated, I may some day (but it won't be Cassie!) She is too much of a lady.

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  10. Fun idea. What are you going to do the rest of the month? LOL.

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    1. No idea! I'm winging it. I won't do this every day, but I do have a few more posts like this.

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  11. This wasn't up when I did the rounds yesterday but I'm so glad I cam back to read it today, Great to know more about you. And congrats on your survival :D

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