• Thwarting Pickpockets in Paris

    Coming Soon:Paris:  Thwarting PickpocketsGreece:  Getting kicked out of the Parthenon Venice:  Treasures (Not) from under the seaOnce all the laundry is washed and the little ones return to school I'll share with you my many adventures during this summer of traveling. I visited 5 states in America and 8 countries. I took tons of book cover fan photos, brainstormed for little details for the fiction series I'm working on called The Sunset Races, and proved to my h...

  • Speech from my Future Self to where I am Now

    A poem I wrote for a friend going through a difficult time:You’ll go from famine to feast. You’ll go from “I’m never going to be enough,” to “I am stronger than I knew I could be.”You’ll go from perpetual death caused by decade old lies to newborn and rediscovered truths. You’ll go from weakness to strength. Oh, you’ll go through hell again. But this time it’ll be to bring others out through the path of healing you’ve paved.You’ll go from asking, “Will I survive this?” to realizin...

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    Getting Closer: Updates for Dancing on the Straight Edge

    https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35383151-dancing-on-the-straight-edge?from_search=trueCouldn't wait to share with you my goodreads book page. No, the book isn't out yet. However, you can add it to your want to read list (I think).

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    YA Scavenger Hunt #110

    I'm excited to announce I am part of a massive young adult scavenger hunt sponsored by the Alliance of Young Adult Authors. You can discover your favorite new authors, get free books, and enter to win numerous awesome prizes. RULESEach author will be given a special keyword, which will be bolded and all caps like this: BUTTERFLIES. All you have to do is visit all the author's sites in this order, write down the special keywords to discover the short story, then enter the giveaway wi...

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    Fears of an Almost Published Author

    I’m gonna get real for a minute. I’m in the final stages of editing my first book, Dancing on the Straight Edge. Although I was a ghostwriter (and even have my name on the cover of a few titles) my young adult fiction book is all me.

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    London Photo Shoot-Dancing on the Straight Edge

    Here is one of the amazing pictures by my friend Erica. I'm wearing my book logo t-shirt. More pictures to come including some with my book cover in them.http://www.ericalindseyphotography.com/You can check out more of my pics at: https://www.instagram.com/jlgillham/

  • New Title: Dancing on the Straight Edge

    I asked friends on Facebook about the title. Originally I planned on going with Drug Virgin Hypocrite. Other titles were thrown around including:Straight EdgeDaughter of HypocrisySecrets of a Straight Edge GirlStrait Edge MasqueradeStraight Edge SanctimonyStraight Edge HypocriteI've decided on Dancing on the Straight Edge.

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Six months before Cola turned eighteen in Dancing on the Straight Edge, she met the Drug Virgins. Read how it all began in this free short story prequel. & More!






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