Lookit this!

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Writing

You guys … Is this cover adorable or what? I’m so excited for my next novel, coming 3/24/20! (And available for pre-order now!) Here’s a quiz to see if WHO …

Scenes from a Dream

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Writing

It happened! My book came out, y’all! And hoo-boy did we celebrate. The first little gig was at Boris & Horton in New York, and featured adoptable adorables from Hearts …

Party Time?

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Writing

It’s my book birthday eve and I don’t know what to say. I had planned to write a bunch of cool, inspiring, “It’s an honor just to be nominated” stuff, …

About That Leash …

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Writing

When I wrote Life on the Leash I had a collection of photos of inspo-people for each of the characters. The photos represented either the character’s exact look, or their …

Let’s Get Real

Victoria Schade Writing

96% of Life on the Leash is fiction (I’ve talked about it before), but of course there are some aspects that are really real, like details about the setting. Yes, …

The Book O’ Names

Victoria Schade Writing

I’m a name junkie. Someone said that writers collect names like a crow collects curiosities and it’s so true. I have a little notebook where I stash the ones I’ve …