Upmarket Fiction

Lindsay Blake’s dream list is one hundred deep. She has traveled to over thirty-two countries, caring for others and exploring our beautiful planet. She’s jumped out of a plane, lived in a mud hut in South Sudan, nearly died from a tapeworm in Pakistan, and dreams of flying to outer space. She’s shaved her head twice “just because.” Lindsay lives the good life in Omaha with her son, Carsen Warner.

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Remember Us (2019)

Biggest literary influencer:

J.K. Rowling and Jane Austen

Last book read:

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

The book that changed your life:

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. I read the series as an adult, but I felt like a kid as I entered the wizarding world. Everyone craves to make their mark, and this book series allowed me to join Harry, Ron, Hermione, and Neville in changing the course of history.

Your favorite literary character:

Professor Snape. Out of all heroes, Severus is the most interesting. He isn’t good, be he ultimately isn’t bad. His finest quality is his loyal love to Lily.

Currently working on:

Another Upmarket Fiction book with Layne James

Words to live by:

Dream big.

Advice to new and aspiring authors:

Have a plan. But give yourself grace to veer off from said plan when needed.


The family dynamics made me laugh out loud at times and get frustrated at times because they’re so relatable!!! I’m not giving much detail because I think this book can speak to hearts in many different ways and I don’t want to spoil that individual experience for future readers. If you’re looking for an enjoyable read that will also make you think & grow your heart in love, then read Remember Us immediately!!

– Michelle White

Remember Us made me laugh, cry and appreciate all aspects that make up special family dynamics! The characters were memorable and the story definitely brought them to life!

– Andrea