{Blog Tour w/ Gues Post} Blue Water by India R Adams

Banner for Blue Water.jpg


Blue Waters by India R Adams

Genre: Young Adult/Romance

Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours



Blue Water.jpg

"The blue water I sank through was angelic, quiet, peaceful…" Whitney is a vivacious, highly spirited 17-year-old girl. Her motto, "Live life to the fullest" is derailed when the young man, who's captured her attention, turns out to be the son of a drug tycoon- the same that provided the drugs that killed her brother. Whitney believes she simply need to heal from her first heartache, not knowing she is a part of a devious trade, one against human rights, and she has been… since the day age was born. Blue Waters is the first Novella in a Tainted Waters, and begins a story of deception, corruption, self-discovery, and love with all that it demands you sacrifice… "There was a beauty in dying that day…"





How to write:


I’ve read there are certain ways your supposed to approach writing; outlines… etc. I don’t wish to put down anyone who is organized and successful with this process because why reinvent the wheel, right? It’s just that my brain doesn’t work this way. It never has. Yes, this has made some goals throughout life a bit challenging. Maybe that is why I always find myself rooting for the underdog. Every time I’ve been told, “You’re not tall enough… You’re not strong enough…” I mischievously grin and find a way.


I don’t fight my brain, and it rewards me for my cooperation.


Example? My Wolf and Me was created from one vision. Out of the blue, my mind showed me an injured naked woman handing a little girl in the woods a puppy. This woman was on the ground, shaking, and appearing so concerned for this creature in her arms (because her end was clearly coming) broke my heart. And when this little girl, tenderly reached out to collect the offering, nodding with a promise, my heart sighed. The emotions shown in these few seconds claimed there to be two stories: Who is the little girl? And why did this woman have to surrender a puppy she obviously treasures?


I started with this precious little girl who appeared to be around 6. As a mother, my first question to answer was, “Why is she in the woods alone?” So I started to write, following her journeys in the forest. I named her Marlena and learned she is fearless with a wonderful imagination. When Marlena is greeted my two huge wolves, she welcomes them into her world. Little does she know, this action makes her, permanently, a part of theirs.


And for the woman? Why was she so worried about the little puppy? Because most mothers will do anything for their child. Being a wolf shifter doubles that intensity.


My novel, Rain? The first book in the Stranger In The Woods series? That one started with a vision of a young woman being bit on the neck by a ravage looking hunk of a man with the wildest blue electric eyes I’ve ever seen. By his jaw movements, this was no vampire. I knew he was giving, not taking. And by the way his strong arms held the woman tightly and his whole body molded to hers, I knew he was in love with her. Because of the trapped woman appearing so alarmed yet not fighting him, I knew she recognized him on a different level. Her heart was begging for her to trust (ready for it?) The Stranger In The Woods.


So, to all writers out there who think they may be crazy (because of all the crazy going on inside their head) I say set your imagination free! Ya never know where it may take you.



Author Bio


India R Adams is an author/singer/songwriter who has written YA and NA novels, and the music for the Forever series. India was born and raised in Florida but has also been so lucky as to live in Idaho (where she froze but fell in love with the small town life), Austin Texas (where she started her first book, Serenity, and met wonderful artist), and now Murphy, North Carolina (where the mountains have stolen a piece of her heart). Being a survivor of abuse, has inspired India to let others know they have nothing to be ashamed of. She put her many years of professional theater background to the test and has written fictional stories with a shadow of her personal experiences. She says, “I’m simply finding ways to empower perfect imperfections.” Another cause India feels needs change, is Sexual Slavery. She has joined forces with jewelers to design beautiful ways to raise money for non-profit organizations. Even though India writes about serious subjects such as domestic violence, sexual abuse, and Human Trafficking, she has a magnificent sense of humor, as do the characters she creates. Perfectly balanced between laughter and tears, her readers see how to empower their own perfect imperfections. Visit her at: Website: http://www.indiaradams.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IndiaRAdams Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheIndiaRAdams Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/India-R-Adams/e/B01BLPKULQ

UFB ~ Banner 2017.jpg

No comments