Yep, you read that right! I’m so honored to have Descent nominated for Best Debut Novel. This evening I received a flood of congratulatory and encouraging emails/texts/messages, and it was the perfect way to discover the news. This writerly journey continues to be an adventure that rivals the tales I tell.

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The nominees were chosen by an academy membership of my peers, and on May 7th public voting begins. You’ll get a chance to vote for your favorite novels and authors. Check out all of the nominees on UtopYA’s website.