Author Archives: hybridlady

About hybridlady

Sydney girl at heart, but fell in love with a Navajo and moved to the US to marry him. Mother of a beautiful little girl. Writer of mostly NA, author of Bestselling Kiya Trilogy and more!

Agent vs. Press: Why Choosing a Press Isn’t Bad

I know, getting an agent is the dream. I know of people who only query agents period. I’m still querying agents even after successfully publishing ten books and counting. An agent opens doors. But agents aren’t always the best path … Continue reading

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The Struggles of PPD and Maintaining a Writing Career

Having a baby can be hard. Maintaining a writing career is a delicate balance. Now, add onto that a willful 5 year old, a husband at college, thousands of dollars of medical expenses debt from having the baby, and finally … Continue reading

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Teens and Reading

  I know some great teenage girls who are smart, funny, bright, and generally pretty amazing. I contacted these teens, one who just completed her HSC last year, and the other who is in year eleven, and asked them to … Continue reading

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Australian MC’s

So my husband once asked me; “Why are so many of your main characters Australian?” I do have a nice collection of Aussie heroines. Both my Soul Mate titles follow Aussie leads. Donna from Dancing in the Athenian Rain lived … Continue reading

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Let’s Party!

Wahoo! My first day on the blog! Let’s just take a moment to party! *Dancing* Okay, now that’s over with, let me introduce myself. I’m Katie, I’m twenty-eight, married with two little ones, one who is barely a few months … Continue reading

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