Who is That Darn Kat?

By day, I am a copywriter and content strategist for an advertising agency. By night (weekend, lunch break, etc.) I write speculative fiction. All the time, I'm a wife, mom, stumbling Jesus follower, coffee addict and chronic overthinker.

Bitter Cold featured on Free Kindle Books & Tips

I’m excited to announce that Bitter Cold is featured today as a New Release on Free Kindle Books & Tips, along with a number of other great recent eBook releases. My steampunk fairytale retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Snow Queen” is still on sale for just $0.99 until tomorrow, when it will return to its regular price of $2.99.… Read more →

Buy Bitter Cold for $0.99. Review it and your next book is on me.

Okay, buddies, here’s the deal. This weekend only, my latest short novel Bitter Cold is on sale for just $0.99. It’s funny, fast-paced adventure with a sweet romance appropriate for young adults or grown ups who still have a sense of wonder. If you buy it, read it, and post an honest review on Amazon, I will buy your next… Read more →

And then we do it all over again.

I was going to write a big “year end review” post. In fact, I had it all written out. It was long. I mean, a lot of stuff happened this year. Looking back, I’m not sure how all that stuff fit into one year. It feels like it should have been at least three years worth of stuff. But then… Read more →

News You Can Use, or Useless News? You Decide.

A round-up of news items from the Grey Cottage: Gifts of the Magi: A Speculative Holiday Collection is having a countdown sale. It will be just $0.99 till tomorrow, then $1.99 for a couple of days, and then $2.99 till Christmas. The book includes my story, “The Curious Case of the Cobbler’s Christmas,” which clears up what happened with Kit… Read more →