Nicole frequently contributes to newspapers, magazines, and online publications with articles about history, women and writing. Sometimes she writes feature stories for the Historical Novel Society that tie into books they are highlighting. Here’s a sampling of what she’s written:

The Hill

Gateway: The Magazine of the Missouri Historical Society

  • Taxes and Trollops: Protesting Female Injustice in St. Louis (available only in print)

The Huffington Post


The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Independent Journal Review

Curve Magazine

Historical Novel Society

Historical Honey 

Historical Writers of America

Ind’Tale Magazine

Novelists, Inc. Newsletter (Stories aren’t linked because they are for members only)

  • How to Fact Check Your Non-Fiction Book
  • How to Index Your Own Book
  • How to Hit the USA Today Bestseller List with a Single-Author Boxed-Set
  • Audio Books for Indie Authors
  • The Basic Elements of Author Branding
  • Advanced Author Branding
  • Tips for Researching Historical Fiction and Non-Fiction
  • Building a Publishing Empire
  • Customer Relationship Management for Authors
  • How to Use the Tarot in Your Writing
  • Reading Tarot Spreads to Help With Your Writing
  • What Reality TV Taught Me About Writing
  • 10 Tips for a DIY Writing Retreat

Rumpled Sheets, a publication of the Missouri chapter Romance Writers of America (MORWA) 

League of Women Voters (St. Louis and Missouri State Chapters)