Meet my colleague Buffy Andrews. She is an author, blogger, journalist and social media maven.
By day, she’s a journalist, leading an award-winning staff at the York Daily Record/Sunday News (York, Pennsylvania, USA), where she is Assistant Managing Editor of Features and Niche Publications and social media coordinator.
By night, she’s an author, writing women’s fiction, young adult and middle grade.
In addition to her writing blog, Buffy’s Write Zone, she maintains a social media blog, Buffy's World. She is also a newspaper and magazine columnist and writes middle-grade, young adult and women's fiction.
Check out her author page.
Buffy lives in southcentral Pennsylvania with her husband, Tom; two sons, Zach and
Micah; and wheaten cairn terrier Kakita.
Q. What do you do when you need to think or are stuck in your writing?
A. I run. For some reason it frees my mind and I often find that it provides the
clarity and direction I need.
Q. Are you one of those people who stop writing while you know what’s coming next?
A. Absolutely. Just like Hemingway. Does it always work out? No. But it’s what I aim for.
Q. First person or third?
A. It depends. I write in both. And sometimes, as in The Yearbook Series, I write
Q. Coffee or tea?
A. Coffee -- a lots of it!
Q. What are you most proud of?
A. My sons and the fine young men they
Buffy, I know the readers enjoyed getting to know a bit about you. I like coffee too, but mine needs to be decaf. :)
Listed is Buffy's books and coming soon novels.
The Yearbook Series: Gina and Mike
The Moment Keeper
The Christmas Violin
The Yearbook Series: Sue and Tom (coming soon)
The Lion Awakens YA (2014)
Ella’s Rain YA/crossover (2014)
Freaky Frank MG (2014)