#writerscorner Archives - L. A. McGinnis - Author

Bloodcursed Release Plus a FREE Book!

BLOODCURSED is out today, and I can’t wait for  you guys to read this second installment in the Mage Circle Trilogy!!  Here’s a little teaser of Eden and Kieran: Eden reached back to rinse the soap from her hair and heard the slide of the glass door, then two hands appeared out of nowhere to help her. With her eyes squeezed tight, the glide of Kieran’s fingers working against her scalp was heavenly, especially when he added more shampoo. The smell mixed with the steam as he massaged it through her hair. Part of her was relaxing into Kieran’s...

The Priestess Release Day!!!!!

Today is the day book three in the Banished Gods series releases- and I cannot wait for you to meet Sydney and Mir!  Their magical tale is full of desire and betrayal and love- and will keep you guessing until the very end! Here’s a short teaser: Beneath the final barrier inside of her, Sydney sensed the endless surge of her magic, the restless powerful energy thrashing, wanting out, out, out. Still, the melody danced in her veins, the stones singing their aria, her father’s ghostly voice echoing the music, the words in unison to the beats of her...

Building Your IG Following

About six months ago, I had about 250 or so Instagram followers.  Let me say, first, I LOVE ig. Love it so hard. No politics. Few ads. Little conflict. My kind of place.  It’s also really, really hard to reach out to anyone else. To create meaningful interaction, even though the endless scrolling through lovely pictures soothes my soul. To be fair, the 250 was a huge improvement over a year ago, when I still hadn’t heard of tagging, but I digress. Somehow, I don’t even remember how, (it probably popped up in my feed) I saw a post ...

2018 RONE Voting!

I am so excited!!!  My book, Shadows of Ghosts, is up for a 2018 RONE Award in the fantasy category!!!!  Tomorrow is the last day to vote- May 27th. This is the final round of voting, so if you have a moment, I’d really appreciate it if you could cast a vote for Shadows! Here is the link to the site:  www.indtale.com On the homepage, the link to the contest is at the top right- IND’SCRIBE/RONES, 2018 RONE Awards, go to week 6. Direct link (hoping this works): http://indtale.com/2018-rone-awards-week-six Also, you have to subscribe on the website at www.indtale.com in order...