erica m. chapman

ya writer

Change (In The House Of Time)

posted by on Jun 22, 2015 | 0 comments

Change (In The House Of Time)

Hi Everyone!! I hope you’re all having an awesome week so far and enjoying your summer (YAY, SUMMER)! By the way, if any of you got the song reference in the title you have excellent taste in music! Man, it feels like it’s been years since I’ve blogged instead of months. It’s kind of amazing the changes your life can take in just a few months. I’ll spare the gory...

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Cover Reveal: LIBRARY JUMPERS by Brenda Drake!

posted by on May 28, 2015 | 2 comments

Cover Reveal: LIBRARY JUMPERS by Brenda Drake!

Hi Everyone! I’m so excited cause today I get to help reveal my bestie Brenda Drake’s cover for LIBRARY JUMPERS (along with some awesome other people and thanks to YA Bound Book Tours). I remember the first time I read LJ, it was a few years ago and I adored it. To see it become a real book is such an amazing moment. I’m proud and honored to call Brenda my friend and I’m...

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Why Are First Lines Important?

posted by on Feb 22, 2015 | 0 comments

Why Are First Lines Important?

Hey guys! I hope everyone is well. So it’s been forever since I’ve blogged. In fact, I checked and I hadn’t posted in 2015 at all. Yes. I am a bad blogger. So I put the call out to twitter on what they’d want to see and I got a tweet from a  lovely tweep who suggested I post about the importance of a first line (Thanks, @2000_words. Go follow her!) Well, to talk about why...

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On Weakness…

posted by on Nov 20, 2014 | 18 comments

On Weakness…

Hi Everyone! Hope you’re all having a great week! I wasn’t sure how to start this post except to be honest about what I’ve been going through. A lot has been on my mind and I’ve felt a bit out of sorts lately. I’ve been having fun writing NaNo this month when I’m not binge-watching Supernatural. How adorable are Sammy and Dean?? Anyhoo. Time to get serious....

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777 Challenge!

posted by on Oct 30, 2014 | 3 comments

777 Challenge!

Hello Everyone! HAPPY HALLOWEEN! My lovely friend Valerie Cole tagged me for the 777 challenge! If you haven’t read her excerpt yet, you totally should. She’s an amazing writer ;o) What is the 777 Challenge? Well, it’s when a writer is challenged by another writer to post the seven lines of text, seven lines down on the seventh page of their work-in-progress. Fun, huh?...

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