BLOGIVERSARY: Celebrating 1 year of Rebecca Alasdair!

Today marks ONE WHOLE YEAR since I officially launched my website and thus Rebecca Alasdair was born! Can you believe it? I can’t. I have two special Things planned for my very first blogiversary, so join with me to celebrate!! >>

How to write compelling “happy” characters

What on earth are “happy” characters? Why can they be so hard to write? How can you make them more dynamic? Are there any good examples out there? Here I present my answers to these questions…but what are yours? >>


July 2018 has been a blast! Not particularly productive on the writing front, but that was a price I was willing to pay. Find out what I have been up to, what I read, and what bookish quote I loved the most in this month’s update post! >>

My Grand Tour of Europe: Germany

My “Grand Tour of Europe” draws to a close with a quick-as-lightning 3 day stop in southern Germany. Take a look at my final few pictures and the books that made the cut! >>