Alex Evansley

Charlotte, NC



Alex Evansley holds a BA from one school and an MFA from another—neither of which taught her how to maintain a reasonable sleep schedule. She loves weekends, rainy days, sour beers, Easter eggs, and months that end with R (preferably all at the same time). Love Scene, Take Two is her debut YA novel.

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"Happiness is pizza on a Friday right before a three-day weekend." -Buster Baxter

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Friday, June 8th, 2018

Swoon Author Alex Evansley: Feels Like Summer, Take Two

WHAT’S UP, GUYS. And happy summer! I hope you’re all through exams and/or on summer break and/or you’ve gotten summer hours at work and/or you have some awesome plans for the next three months that involve all of your favorite places and things. I love me some summer. Not to get too corny on y’all straight out of the gate … Read More


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Friday, May 11th, 2018

Swoon Author Alex Evansley's Editing Update: Rewriting vs. Revising, and Other Real Talk from the LSTT Editorial Process

There’s nothing quite like the moment you write “The End” on a work in progress.Whether it’s a short story, a full-length manuscript, a fanfic piece you’re not sure the fandom is ready for… the words “The End” can come with a polarizing mixture of feelings. I finished the first draft of Love Scene, Take Two on December 7, 2015 and, … Read More


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Monday, May 22nd, 2017

And the winning cover for LOVE SCENE, TAKE TWO is...

HEY FAM! Hope everyone is having a delightful week so far. First and foremost, I’d like to say a ginormous THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to vote for the new LSTT cover! I honestly have no idea how anyone could pick just one to vote on because all four are  s t u n n i n … Read More


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Monday, May 8th, 2017

Swoon Author Alex Evansley: Book Title, Take Two

Let me real talk this out with y’all for a second… I am not good with titles. (Like, I stressed out about what the title of this blog post was going to be.) So it should come as no surprise that during the first year or so when I was writing Between Takes on and off again, the story remained … Read More


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