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From Meredith Allard · 9M ago

When It Rained at Hembry Castle a Best Book of 2016

Hello everyone! Yes, I’m still officially on hiatus, but I wanted to drop a quick note letting you know that When It Rained at Hembry Castle has been named one of the best self-published boo...
From Meredith Allard · 11M ago

A Blogging Hiatus

As you’ve probably already guessed, things are pretty busy on my end of the stick. My teaching and studies at UNLV are taking up all my time these days as I’m getting closer to finishing my ...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Charles Dickens Meets Downton Abbey

Here’s the interview I did for Many Books about my experience writing When It Rained at He...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Wherever You Go, Go With All Your Heart

Originally posted on From Meredith Allard: I’ve been following Catherine Ryan Howard’s blog Catherine, Caffeinated for a few years now, and I love her insights into indie publishing, her sar...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

The Joy of Art Journaling

I fell in love with art as a sophomore in college when I happened to take an art history c...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

My Summer Reading List

There’s always something special about summer reading. Of course I read during the school year, but with everything I have to do for my teaching and coursework there isn’t as much time to re...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Researching Historical Fiction—The Victorian Era

I have an odd habit of choosing to write historical fiction set in eras I know little to nothing about. I came up with story ideas about the Salem Witch Trials, the Trail of Tears, Biblical ...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Love Paying 99 Cents for Books? My Annual Book Sale is On Now

I hope everyone is having a wonderful summer so far. I’ve been getting a lot of work done,...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Productivity for Writers and Other People

It’s interesting to me to see how conversations change over time. Not so long ago everyone was praising multi-tasking as the best thing ever. Hey, I can write the world’s greatest novel whil...
From Meredith Allard · 1Y ago

Visiting Old Friends: Writing Down Salem Way

As I said in this post, it’s hard to believe it’s been five years since Her Dear & Loving Husband was published. For those of you who have been following me, you know that I’m finally workin...