My rating: 3 of 5 stars
This book struck different chords in me.
First, when I first read it, my daughter was about a year old, so the main thread of the book was very troubling and depressing to me, so much so that I really did not like reading the book.
Next, the de... Read more of this blog post »
Well, what can you say to art like that? I promised I would take a look around for a plot that was worthy of such an image, but two days passed with no luck. On Frid... Read more of this blog post »
and high points of the human experience…
go to the back.
Step straight ahead,
ready to soar into space.
Going above and beyond
where there are no discriminatory barriers placed
just the expanse of possibilities surrounds me.
-Nina Wirk Read more of this blog post »
Check it out at: https://www.amazon.fr/Judas-Simon-Eng...Judas Son of Simon Read more of this blog post »
Oh how I hate this part of the process. Monotonous and boring; self-revision is the equivalent of being a permanent cashier mentor—if such a cruel position even exists. And if it does, my thoughts are with those poor bastards. You’re low on cash; call for a Code 40. Yes, I know you still have two...Read more of this blog post »
The finely detailed paragraphs about the law office in Memphis and other surroundings held my attention... Read more of this blog post »
In the meantime, have a look at their 'Monsters Among Us' anthology, which offers tales by Cameron Trost, Mark Smit... Read more of this blog post »
Today is the last day of "Slaying Dragons Week." I have been celebrating the release of my book, Slaying Dragons: Quotes, Poetry, & a few Short Stories for Every Day of the Year by sharing a daily quote from the book as well as a bit of trivia regarding the making of it. Here is th... Read more of this blog post »
-Tell us about yourself. Do you have any weird habits?
I am a retired registered nurse, ovarian cancer advocate, blogger at two sites, and author of
three books. I was born in San Diego; lived in Minnesota for 40 years... Read more of this blog post »
I write MC romance & Dark romance…in between I like to clear my head and I do so with writing a sweet instalove novella. This Swamp Heads series is clearly just for me, because I need that mushy, no blood & kill, only minor drama, short stories, to keep me sane. Good th...
The next book is the fourth in the Spirit Sorceress series, titled Spirit Judgement.... Read more of this blog post »
I fear that I have been a little neglectful of late with my Facebook pages, especially my book page Full Cold Moon https://www.facebook.com/fullcoldmoon … but in my own defence, I must acknowledge that I live in a Crazy, Busy World…I mean, who doesn’t these days??…
Please allow me to disclose to y...Read more of this blog post »
The first is Out of Darkness, wh... Read more of this blog post »
Today starts as any other day. Get up early, get the older boys off to school, then Luke and I go to work. With a few extra minutes, I drive through Dunkin' Donuts and get a coffee refill. In hindsight, it was a good decision because I would need caffeine today.
Since Luke began w... Read more of this blog post »
When I work with a writer on their first serious novel manuscript, there are certain aspects they usually get right on instinct alone. There’s the content – a believable story world, c... Read more of this blog post »
Modern Cryogenic Technology, An Overview
Urban myths of a frozen Walt Disney aside, cryogenic technology has advanced considerably over the years. Facilities can vary, so arm yourself with the correct questions: How cold is cold? How reliable is t... Read more of this blog post »
A paperback copy of the novel du jour in your choice of large or standard print (notify me within 1 week of your win or you'll automatically get standard print) and whatever else decides to hitch a ride in the box. (Disclaimer: Anything found alive in the box is the sole re... Read more of this blog post »
I also up to 41 book reviews on Amazon - for now..
Something tells me Amazon will take a look at it and say....'nah, the book can't be that good. Take a few down.' On... Read more of this blog post »
The Amazon Echo, which came out in 2015, is a smart speaker that responds to voice input. Amazon just released an update, called Echo Look, which not only includes the Alexa voice-response system but also has a camera, so it can both listen to you and look at you. It’s designed to sit in your bed...Read more of this blog post »
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In Lessons Learned from Writing a Novel Part One I wrote about becoming more compassionate as a result of my writing experience. And now that I'm kinder and gentler in real life, I've given myself permission to be wicked in my writer's mind.
I've always been a people watcher, but becoming a wri... Read more of this blog post »
Finished my 3rd book, this time Amanda will not only have to sort out trouble in her relationship, she'll be invited by a member of Hong Kong's high society - but celebrity comes at a price as she's set to discover.
Guess copy editing etc will be done by summer, I'm really... Read more of this blog post »
The SCWBI is an organization that has many traditionally and indie published authors... Read more of this blog post »
The recent f... Read more of this blog post »
Meet my narrator!
Before my first book Starburst was completed I knew I wanted a... Read more of this blog post »
I was wanting to see this for a long time after my sister recommended it to me.
I have just finished watching the ridiculous 800 words, so this was quite a contrast.
Brilliantly written, directed, filme... Read more of this blog post »
https://www.amazon.com/Land-Broken-Sk... Read more of this blog post »
A couple of things have been happening:
1) Today, April 30th, Kingdom of Ashes celebrates its half-year anniversary. Time flies!
2) My birthday is coming up next Friday, May 5th. And, since I’m a huge Tolkien fan, I want to honor the Hobbit tradition of giving gifts... Read more of this blog post »
This month is that classic scarefest "Rosemary's Baby" starring Mia Farrow and John Cassevetes. A film about a guy who makes a deal with the creepy old Satanists next door--they arrange for his... Read more of this blog post »
Huge learning curve with Dragon NaturallySpeaking, but I tripled my writing output with just a few hours practice. It seems to help me write stream of consciousness text. Plus, my Dragon spells better than I do. Now if I could just get her to tell me where... Read more of this blog post »
“What mystery in your own life could be a plot for... Read more of this blog post »
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