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It’s here! My first short story writing contest, where you get to finish the story. There are lots of things to help motivate you like cash, writer candles, stickers, and your story being read live. But the main motivation should be for the simple joys that come with creating. I’m convinced that creativity is the […]


August 24, 2022

Enter My Writing Showcase!

Somebody wants to be part of the book release party… ⁣I’m not the only one in this house excited about Tuesday night’s online release party for LOST COAST LITERARY! Although, I have a sneaking suspicion that all the boxes that have arrived this past week are the real treasure in this one’s eyes. So. Many. […]

Announcements, New Book Journey

March 28, 2022

Book Release Party Crasher!

I can’t believe it’s already March. The year is off to a fast start but that’s very exciting because it means LOST COAST LITERARY is less than a month away from launch! In anticipation of the release, I’m giving away 100 e-book copies of my upcoming novel over on Goodreads. 🥳 Enter today! Goodreads Book […]


March 7, 2022

Goodreads Giveaway

Lost Coast Literary by Ellie Alexander

Book Giveaway Where’s your favorite place to get lost in a book? I can’t wait to share my upcoming stand-alone novel, LOST COAST LITERARY! It features a young editor who inherits her grandmother’s estate and learns that her editing pen has the power not only to change stories but also to change lives. This novel […]


February 14, 2022

New Novel Giveaway

The reviews from early readers for my upcoming novel, LOST COAST LITERARY, are beginning to come in, and I couldn’t be happier! The book, set in the fictional town of Cascata on California’s Lost Coast, releases on March 29th. And, while that’s still a few months out, I’m so excited to share this story with […]

New Book Journey

January 14, 2022

The early reviews are simply wonderful!

Lost Coast Literary by Ellie Alexander

Torte’s Sunday Supper concludes with this cloud-like seven-minute frosting. It’s a retro recipe and one that deserves a comeback with its silky, smooth texture and a touch of peppermint.


December 20, 2021

Seven Minute Frosting 🎄 Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

Seven Minute Frosting - Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

If you’re searching for an idea for Christmas dinner, the search is over. This is Torte’s classic holiday roast perfect for fancy or casual Sunday Suppers. The herb and fruit mixture keeps it so moist and adds a lovely touch of flavor. You will not be disappointed! You can find the recipes for all the […]


December 18, 2021

Pork Roast Recipe 🎄 Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

Pork Roast - Torte Holidays Sunday Supper

This Torte Holiday Sunday Supper recipe is a message that if you haven’t tried tomato orange soup, this is your sign to remedy that immediately! Jules and the team serve this decadent winter soup in CAUGHT BREAD HANDED and it’s a meal on its own, especially when paired with yesterday’s cheesy focaccia bread. You can […]


December 18, 2021

Tomato Orange Soup 🎄 Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

Tomato Orange Soup Recipe – Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

We’ve reached the conclusion of This Time It’s Murder. Are you a super sleuth? Did you piece together the solution? Stay tuned for a collaborative plotting session in January as we craft the next season together! Also big thanks to Paddington Station for allowing us to film in their gorgeous stores and to the talented […]

This Time, It's Murder

December 17, 2021

This Time, It’s Murder! S02, E07

Holiday Cozy Mystery - This Time, It's Murder

Today’s Torte Sunday Supper recipe is my favorite Brussels Sprout salad. This one is always a winner and even people who claim they despise Brussels sprouts fall in love with this salad. Enjoy! You can find the recipes for all the courses in this year’s Torte Holiday Sunday Supper on my blog by clicking on […]


December 17, 2021

Brussels Sprouts Salad 🎄 Torte Holiday Sunday Supper

Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe – Ellie Alexander