Author: Amanda Shofner

State of the Amanda – August 2017

Posted August 5, 2017 by Amanda Shofner in So this is my life.
State of the Amanda – August 2017

It’s been a while. A looooooooong while. So what have I been up to? GLAD YOU ASKED. Writing Not much writing has happened lately, but that doesn’t mean I’m not hard at work. A brief dive into my writing brand led to changing how I structure and frame my stories. I’ve also switched up a […]

Run to Ground by Katie Ruggle {Review}

Posted June 8, 2017 by Amanda Shofner in My bookish life
Run to Ground by Katie Ruggle {Review}

In a previous reading post, I talked about my love of Katie Ruggle’s book—the first one in her Search and Rescue series. At the time, I hadn’t had a chance to work my way through the series. That changed. So when I found Run to Ground, the first book in a new series from Katie […]

Celebrating a full year of Scarlet

Posted March 12, 2017 by Amanda Shofner in Dogs are magical
Celebrating a full year of Scarlet

A year ago today, the boyfriend and I drove an hour to pick up the dog we’d later let our niece name Scarlet. The reality of adopting a dog is both exhilarating and terrifying. As I reflect on those first days, I remember the overwhelming feeling of responsibility weigh on me—that I was now in […]

7 tidbits you may not know about One Love

Posted March 9, 2017 by Amanda Shofner in Amanda's words
7 tidbits you may not know about One Love

Ever wanted a behind-the-scenes look at how a book comes to be? You know, beyond the whole writing part of it? Well, here’s One Love. 1. One Love really started with One Night In historical romances, the idea that a man might pay a woman to spend the night with him (even non-sexually) isn’t that far-fetched. […]