Lillith Black

Exploring life through writing

A Novel Recipe – Guest post by Kayla Dawn Thomas

Today I am very happy to have over my dear friend and fellow writer Kayla Dawn Thomas, an author of “Swept Up” and Jenna Ray stories “Pricked” and “Narrow Miss”. Kayla is a fantastic writer and I always wanted to find out what her writing process is like. Kayla was gracious to write this treat […]

Sleepwalker Chronicles is in Edit stage!

Just as the excitement of “Believe Me Not: An Unreliable Anthology” being published and celebrated at the most fun release party ever begins to subside, a new wave of WOW and O.M.G. is picking up and carrying me along. In the month of September my amazing beta readers were busy poring over “Sleepwalker Chronicles: The […]

The Cover Is Here! NaNoLA First Anthology

This is a very exciting day and I would love to share it with you! My short story is being published as a part of the first NaNoLA anthology, “Believe Me Not, An Unreliable Narrator” and today I got the first peek at the cover. I’m dying to share it with you, so here it […]

Writing Bucket List

Recently I read an awesome post by JD of A Wrestling Writer on Out Of The Well called Writing Bucket List. I have never been big on bucket lists. Maybe I’m not ready to die (just kidding!) or just cause I’m not big on adrenaline rush, but I’ve never thought of a specific bucket list, […]

Interview With Indie Author Kayla Thomas, Part 2

Welcome back to the second part of my interview with the one and only, Kayla Dawn Thomas, an indie author of recently published “Swept Up” and upcoming, “Narrow Miss”. Today, I’m asking Kayla to share with us some of her experiences and tips when it comes to technical side of book writing and publishing. LB: […]

Interview With Indie Author Kayla Thomas

Recently, I have posted a review of ‘Swept Up’, a book by the fellow author, Kayla Dawn Thomas. I loved the book and wanted to learn more about the author, to discover what inspires her, what were her challenges and lessons learned from writing “Swept Up” and what she’s working on now. Kayla graciously agreed […]

What Inspires You to Write?

Ever stopped to think of all the random things that inspire you to write? I can immediately think of a few that are common for many of us: Music – soft quiet one for those love scenes, heavy-metal for those action scenes Weather – for some it’s rain, while others get excited by a bright […]

Writing is My Lifeline

I am here to profess my love for Writing. I am not ashamed to admit, that when we first met, I was very intimidated and shy around Writing. I wasn’t sure if I was worth It, or ever be good enough for It. Writing seemed so well defined and polished and I surely would never […]

Writing – You have all the weapons you need. Now fight!

I’ve been thinking recently of what a battle it is to write. And most of the time, it is a battle with ourselves. And a quote came to my mind from one of my favorite moves, “Sucker Punch”. It applies to so many areas of our lives, and for me, it applies to writing: “Who […]

Writing is Courage

Don’t let the inspiration hold you back. Often, when we sit down to write, we don’t feel “inspired”. We are tired, reeling from stress from our regular day jobs and the last thing we want to do is open a page and be honest with ourselves. So we pretend that the issue here is a […]