Author Archives: Scarlett Parrish

Social media and productivity

How did it go for me, this past week? Pretty damn well, if you want the truth. And yet I don’t think social media was the root of the problem. I’m a hellish procrastinator, and Twitter and Facebook were just … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the Story 14: Read Me (Connections #3)

After Eat Me and Drink Me, I knew if there was a third book in the series, it would have to be called [Something] Me — pipe down, you perverts; not that. Anything four-lettered and I’d be in trouble with … Continue reading

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Well that was weird, Patreon

Just banging out a very quick blog post to see if anyone else has experienced this. I was just catching up on my Patreon obligations tonight, and posted an excerpt from my current WIP, The Hour of Our Death. You … Continue reading

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It’s time to try this again

What’s the ‘this’ I want to try? Banning myself from social media until I get my daily word count down. I know, I know; you’re probably thinking, “But Scarlett, you’ve tried this before. Several times. And the fact your self-discipline … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the Story 13: Temporary Position

Bit late this week, but I’ve had a lot to deal with, so you’re getting Tuesday’s blog post on Friday night! Temporary Position was my second book to be published at Total-e-Bound as was, before it became Totally Bound. Stay … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the Story 12: Bring Me to Life (Life & Death #2)

Well this is a book that’s been through a couple of incarnations. And its very existence? I lay the blame for that solely at the feet of Sue Laybourn. (Also writes as SA Meade, on Twitter as @kestrelrising.) You all … Continue reading

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Rearranging my schedule

Another late blog post but would you believe it, my head misbehaved again this week and I was sick from early Friday to late on Saturday, which put me way behind on all my plans to catch up with my … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the Story 11: Drink Me (Connections #2)

The first book in my Connections series (and you can tell I spent a long time coming up with that series title), Eat Me, was published in 2018 and towards the autumn of that year I began to think if … Continue reading

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I need a new head

Guess who’s been dealing with yet another headache? Still, at least it wasn’t a migraine (and let me just add here, there is a difference). I try not to beat myself up for getting behind on my writing schedule but … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the Story 10: Plus One

Another first in this blog post; Plus One, an older man/younger woman romance, was the very first novel I ever outlined, on a dare from a ‘friend’ and yes, those scare quotes were deliberate. In return, she had to pants … Continue reading

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