Entries by Kelly McClymer

Napping on Jungle Time

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Send to Kindle Buy Now: Amazon B&N iTunes Kobo Napping on Jungle Time Motherhood isn’t for the weak. Especially when the mom in question has been up all night caring for a sick child. Sometimes taking a leaf from Tarzan’s jungle, and sleeping with one eye half open is the only option. Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymerKelly is […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

Queen of Hearts

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Send to Kindle Buy Now: Amazon B&N iTunes Kobo Queen of Hearts Joachaela lives in a world where women care for the hearts of their family, literally. She has kept the secrets of her Heart Room safe within herself for many years. But her daughter’s wedding brings the risk of exposing those secrets, if Joachaela cannot find a way […]

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Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

Behind the Scenes: My Writing Life

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Going From Word One to a Career as a Novelist To help celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), Webucator (a national training company) asked me to answer some questions on my writing life. If you’ve always wanted to write a novel, it isn’t too late to try it this year, sign up with […]

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Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

New Cover, New Fairytale Series

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The True Story Behind The Cinderella Fairytale I’ve been working on a new fantasy series for a few years now. The Million Word Adventure has pushed me to get it drafted, along with a few of the 1,000 short stories that will reveal the true stories behind familiar (and unfamiliar fairytales). The first […]

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Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

New Cover for License to Shop is Ready!

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Million Word Adventure Paying Off The draft of License to Shop, the second Secret Shopper Mom Mystery is almost done. Pushing myself to write a millions words is paying off, even though I’ve had a lot of obstacles, and am behind in my overall goal. My hope was that pushing myself would also […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

New Cover Reveal: Blood Angel

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Finding the Perfect Cover is One Part Persistence and Two Parts Luck I’ve been meaning to get a new cover for my YA dark fantasy Blood Angel for a few months, but there have been so many other things on the to-do list…. The last two weeks I’ve been in cover-creation mode (stay […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

Week 4 of the The Million Word Adventure

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Send to Kindle Week 4: Celebrating a Birthday and a Milestone So this is week 4 of the The Million Word Adventure. Wow. I have learned a lot about how much I have let interfere with the writing the last few years. Lessons (re)learned: When you show up to the office, work gets done (duh, […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

Failure is Not an Option

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Writer’s Block Is More Like A Kinked Hose Than a Brick I knew setting myself a big goal like The Million Word Adventure (write a million words in 4 months) was going to stir up the Doubt Dragons big time. The DDs this week are about the size of wasps, but there are thousands […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

Home is Where the Adventure Begins

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Home At Last! I am home, at last, after an entire summer away, having a big adventure. My husband and I drove across the country, from Maine to California, and back again. We stopped to see sights both iconic (the Petrified Forest) and ironic (The Jolly Green Giant statue). I have pictures to […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.

My New Shop and Let Die Trailer

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My cover designer, Hanna Sandvig designed another great trailer for me. If you thought secret shopping was a scam job, you should meet Molly and find out what secret shoppers really do.   Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymerKelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, […]

Kelly McClymer Fast Facts Kelly McClymer

Kelly is a writer, a mom, and a reading tutor for children with dyslexia. Plus, she is totally addicted to her iPad. Curse you, Steve Jobs.