#1 on Wattpad!

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I wanted to share a few fun Wattpad milestones I just reached. The sequel to BoS, The Bloodstone Prophecy, is currently ranked #1 on the Adventure chart for the third day running! If you want to check that story out for free, you can do so here.   Also, in other exciting news, just hit over 700K […]

I Had a Blast!

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So we just got back from a trip down to southern Idaho. We spent a little under a week hanging out with my hubby’s family where we enjoyed a fabulous Thanksgiving dinner and my father-in-law, who recently returned from Nigeria, was rushed to the emergency room with an Ebola scare and was examined by doctors […]

Book Signing in Rigby, ID!

Hey all! Super excited to be signing books in Rigby, ID next week. This is what the library posted on Facebook. The Rigby City Library is pleased to host Idaho author Sarah Benson at a book signing Tuesday, November 25th, from 6:30-8pm. Benson’s novel is the first book in a YA adventure series entititled “Born […]

Join Us for a Book Signing!

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I will be available to sign books at the Pinehurst, ID library on Monday, Nov. 3rd at 6:00 pm. Books will be available for purchase (check, cash and all credit cards accepted), and refreshments will be served. Looking forward to seeing everyone who can make it!

“Dinner Party” on Wattpad

I am happy to announce that Born of Shadow has hit more 300K reads – wow! Thanks so much! I appreciate your support for the story. My lovely friend @JessicaBFry has now posted the special “dinner party” to celebrate the Wattpad Class of 2014 hitting a collective million reads! I answer questions like: how Kami […]

Holding the First Copies of My Book

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A big day! After years of work I am finally holding my book in my hands. It is such a surreal feeling. I’m very happy with the printing. The first box will be for the initial signed orders, but we’ve already sold out of those and will need to order another. The cover was painted […]

Born of Shadow Hits 175,000 Reads

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Woot! Big milestone today. There have now been more than 175,000 reads of my featured story Born of Shadow on Wattpad. It’s been a lot of fun, and a lot of work, responding back to all the readers. For the past several days I have been averaging more than 10,000 reads each day and my […]

How to Stay Motivated

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  This is a poignant post for me because I’ve been there. It’s hard to stay motivated when the story isn’t coming, or I get one more “this isn’t quite right for me” response to a query, or after an exhausting day with the kids and work. It’s one of the unique things about being a writer. […]