Shawna Canon



After growing up in the Pacific Northwest, I moved to L.A. in my twenties to pursue screenwriting. Having never been a fan of sunlight or going out, I spent my time there working nights, sleeping during the day, and mostly ignoring everything big cities have to offer. When I realized that if I wrote novels I could live in a place that had seasons, I moved back to Oregon. I like it here, but the increasingly long summers are starting to make me think of heading further north.

I think I might actually be a vampire.

Recent Blog Posts

Trying out Selz

Feb 8, 2017 | No Comments

So I set up with a website called Selz to allow people to buy my books directly from my website. They have a 10-day free trial, so that was really nice. I liked how easy it was to set up and integrate the store or buy buttons into my website. Although I did have some […]

I’ve officially published

Feb 6, 2017 | No Comments

I have finally published my first stories online. There are six of them: four short stories, a novelette, and a novella. I do mostly intend to focus on novels, but this was a case where I wrote them for other reasons, then figured why not publish them? Plus, it works as a good “dipping my […]


Jan 16, 2017 | No Comments

Thanks for visiting. I’ve been writing for a couple decades now but only last year decided to get into indie publishing, and now here I am. I’ve got a variety of stories planned, mostly fantasy and/or romance. I don’t like to restrict myself to one genre too much but write what I get great ideas […]


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