Maggie Blackbird

Romancing Canada's Indigenous People

I’m on pins and needles, waiting for the release of Renewed, book four in the Matawapit Family Series.  I received an official publication date of February 7, 2020 from my publisher eXtasy Books.  So here is another excerpt to whet your appetite. Before I continue, and if you’ve read my previous WIP Wednesday post, I …

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With Renewed, book four in the Matawapit Family Series and the sequel to Sanctified, coming soon, I thought I’d give you a sneak peek at what’s in store for Jude Matawapit and his lovely leading lady Raven Kabatay. Before I post the excerpt, I thought I’d let you know what I’m currently working on.  Because …

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With Sanctified, book three in the Matawapit Family Series, due for release pretty darn quick, I thought I’d share one more excerpt. As for Renewed, book four in the series, I am now on my final round of self-edits, and will be submitting this manuscript to my publisher pretty, pretty quick!  My fingers are crossed …

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Today is another edition of WIP (work in progress) Wednesday.  When I last posted. I’d submitted my manuscript (Sanctified), book three in the Matawapit Family Series, to my publisher eXtasy Books.  I’m now deep in edits.  I don’t have a target publication date yet, but once I do, you’ll be the first to know. As …

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It’s time for another addition of WIP (work in progress) Wednesday.  I’m currently working on self-edits for Sanctified, book three in the Matawapit Family Series.  I plan on submitting the manuscript to my publisher at the end of July. Update:  I’ve since submitted Sanctified to my publisher.  I’m now currently working on self-edits for Renewed, …

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My inspiration for writing the Matawapit Family Series came from the many talks I had with my Dad, who attended two.  The purpose of these schools was to assimilate Canada’s First People into Western society.  The schools had a devastating impact on the aboriginal population.  The Matawapit Family Series touches on the intergenerational trauma the …

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It’s time for another writing update.  I finished reviewing the galley.  eXtasy Books has scheduled a release for Blessed on Friday, June 29, 2018. Logline:  A mixed-blood Catholic seminarian struggles to discern his true calling: the priesthood or his ex-lover, a proud but damaged Ojibway man.