[Image Source: Wikipedia]Wild is an interesting film, and, on the whole, I liked it quite a bit. It’s great to see Reese Witherspoon digging in and acting again. I had begun to find latter-day Witherspoon (post-Walk the Line) a bit self-satisfied and, well, smug, and this based-on-a-true-story-... Read more of this blog post »
After much consideration regarding the DOUBLE RELEASE of both books (Jake & Jax) I have decided to run a special price for the first 48 hours on sale, starting 2/8 to 2/10.
Jake .99 cents
They will go back to 2.99 and not go on sale after that. I hope you buy both books since they will...
A person who writes a novel, poem, essay, etc.; the composer of a literary work.
Writer – (rahy-ter) noun:
1. A person engaged in writing books, articles, stories, etc.; especially as an occupation or profession; an author or journalist.
2. A person who commits his or her... Read more of this blog post »
As always, the thing I hate most about running contests is that I can’t let everyone win. So if you didn’t, the good news that the book will be released very soon – February 24th! You should be able to find it in your local bookstore, online, or at your school or city library. If you’re a teacher...Read more of this blog post »
My graduate student project in 2005 was to develop a marke... Read more of this blog post »
So now that you know how to make the perfect spaghetti pasta, let’s add some homemade sauce!
Disclaimer: My teacher did not give us specific measurements for most things she added, so I had to guess to give you the exact recipe. However, just remember this recipe is not an exact scienc... Read more of this blog post »
Marked by Moonlight
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If you're interested in reading and reviewing
"The Divine One", I will "gift" you the Kindle version.
Visit, www.DanielleRMani.com to learn more about,
"The Divine One" and my new book, "Nevermore"-
Coming this fall. Read more of this blog post »
To those that are interested in reading my book, "Grow, It Did, Grow", Amazon is currently offering the paperback version of "Grow, It Did, Grow" for $8.06...a 20% discount! In addition, I have enrolled the book in Amazon's Matchbook program. So, if you purchas... Read more of this blog post »
I feel like words from vaporous thoughts,a prose-poem thought in the dark nooks of the m... Read more of this blog post »
I'm going to tell you some deep, dark secrets here, and your job is to not do the following:
Do not comment that I'm wrong. Do not tell me what I am or what you think of my body. Just listen, because there's not enough of that going around.
The thing is, I don't like my body and I never have.
I want...Read more of this blog post »
Kee watched the shadowy fingers on the wall. She and the fingers were engaged in an epic staring battle. Neither she nor the shadows had moved in the last ten minutes.
Kee lay perfectly still, barely blinking.
The fingers kept perfectly still, barely twitching.
Fi... Read more of this blog post »
Back in December 2011, I watched the earliest films I could find--the early film tests from the late 1880s and 1890s, including Thomas Edison's earliest attempts to put sound to film. Those blurry, flickering movin... Read more of this blog post »
CREATOR: Bobby Goldstein
YEARS ACTIVE: 2000-present
GENRE: Reality Television
RATING: TV-14 for language, sexual content, and mild violence
Deep in the heart of Texas, the Cheaters Private Investigators go undercover as they try to catch their clients’ significant o... Read more of this blog post »
Oh my gosh. It's been SOOOOO long since I've blogged!!! I keep meaning to.. but obviously intending to do something and actually doing something are miles apart for me.
I really thought I would blog after The Redeemable Prince went live, because well, there were lots and lo... Read more of this blog post »
Your novel, The Replacement, is an absolutely addictive read. Can you tell those readers who have not read your nove... Read more of this blog post »
Here’s a little peek at Protector, the next book in the Witches of Cleopatra Hill series.
They turned a corner into a residential tract with modest one-story homes, most of them built in the Southwest style with flat roofs, and all of them with gravelly front yards planted with cactus and other...Read more of this blog post »
your touch on my skin so soft and so warm causes my body to quake, tremble and quiver
your beautiful eyes look into mine and down deep in the depths of my heart as my soul which... Read more of this blog post »
So, I started the first draft over.
Want to know why?
I'll tell you why.
It wasn't working. Simple as that. *dedicated one-draft writers screaming in the distance* Does that frighten you? That I began again? Allow me to tell you a thing.
I have about twenty first-drafts of Notorious in my Dropbox. Tw...Read more of this blog post »
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Camilla is a romantic at heart, and loves Valentines Day! Starting February 1st on The Camilla Store, orders placed will receive a bonus Tanpopo valentines card. Add it to your collection, or give it to someone special!
Cards are printed in limited numbers, so place your order early on The Camil...Read more of this blog post »
It’s a ridiculous question, right? When you love a book, who cares if a man or woman wrote it? Although to be fair, I reviewed the list I keep of my all-time favorite books, the ones I read over and over and over, and 80% of them were written by men. I certainly don’t consider the gender of the a...Read more of this blog post »
It isn’t surprising that Chinese President Xi Jinping’s massive, multi-year party purge is having major effects on Chinese society, but not all of its effects are what you might expect.Consider, for example, a recentarticlein Bloomberg News, which details the tribulations of a wealthy Chinese wom...Read more of this blog post »
The rumors are true! I’m thinking of taking a small group sightseeing in Scotland in September 2016. If the folks coming have an interest in writing, so much better. Email me to get o...Read more of this blog post »
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