Book Review: “Aggressively Happy”

Once upon a time, a Twitter troll accused Joy Clarkson of being "aggressively happy." Clearly, this person thought they'd delivered the snappiest insult of the 21st century and given Miss Clarkson the what-for. Joy, however, in the Joy Clarksonest way possible, simply thanked the disgruntled individual and added the phrase to her Twitter bio--because, in … Continue reading Book Review: “Aggressively Happy”

I’m a Realm Awards Finalist!

Friends! Did y'all see this?! Operation Lionhearted is a 2022 Realm Awards finalist!!! IN TWO CATEGORIES!!!!! I'm still in a state of disbelief. When I entered my novel in the Awards back in January, I just thought, "Well, it's worth a shot." I didn't pin any hopes on it; in fact, I almost forgot about … Continue reading I’m a Realm Awards Finalist!

The Story of Saying “Yes!”

Howdy-hey, friends! Can you believe we're almost halfway through 2022? Every time I look at the calendar, I get a little dizzy. I just know that I'm gonna blink and miss June altogether. But that's life when you're running a small business (which is really becoming a full-time job) and planning a wedding! We've been … Continue reading The Story of Saying “Yes!”