The first chapter is below, and I think... Read more of this blog post »
My grandmother once told me, “The older you get the faster time flies.” Now that I’m well into middle adulthood (sounds so much nicer than middle-aged) I understand what she meant. Once July 4th arrives, it feels like summer shifts into overdrive.
Since both my husband and I work for school distri...Read more of this blog post »
Hey gang, I’m taking commissions again. Gotta save up cheddar for some stuff, you know how it is.
For the last few years I have drawn Christmas and Halloween cards for my family in different styles (most recently with digital colors.)
Now I’m open to doing them for you! I started out doing colored...Read more of this blog post »
Well then, yesterday was pretty wild. I'd even go so far as to say near-perfection. I seriously need to get some writing done too, and I legit got a couple more orders, fairly well-paying ones at that, and someone's asking to discuss another scenario. I need to focus on that big writing pro... Read more of this blog post »
The question has been posed to me after Jesse’s house purchase: “Sarah, may I ask why you don’t own your own home? What if the Lord has a life plan for you that doesn’t include a husband, why can’t you live on your own and still serve our Lord? I truly am interested in your reasons.”
Plain and sim...Read more of this blog post »
Not My Type | Alright | Cute | Adorable | Pretty | Gorgeous | LORD MERCY
I’m sure none of you are shocked that I have a type.
When need meets fear, can two very different men find common ground?
Alhazar Bukhari spent his Navy career in the closet. Now he’s retired, divorced, and hungry for the love he’s never had a chance to experience. He tries to put his faith in Allah to bring the right man into his life, but it’s... Read more of this blog post »
- Bo Carpelan
Oh my gosh, this is so nearly over and it’s probably testament to how many Hugh Grant movies I’ve watched that the way I chose to express my emotions on this occasion was to say ‘oh my gosh’. I’ve got 5 movies left to review in the Grant oeuvre. I’ll do four in this post and end on Paddington 2 a...Read more of this blog post »
My International best-selling romance novel, The Cornish Hotel by the Sea, was published a year ago this month and is still rising high in the charts, so to celebrate I thought I’d interview Ellie, the main character from the book.
First, let’s take a look at the cover and find out a bit about the...Read more of this blog post »
The Witches of Wimberley Book 3
by Victoria Danann
Genre: Fantasy Romance
All things magical and mundane happen for a reason. But when romance is involved, that reason may wear a more confusing disguise than usual.
New York Times bestselling author, Victoria Danann, adds some mo...Read more of this blog post »
Vandaag behandel ik het tweede deel van de boeken die ik in juni las. In totaal waren dat er dertien! Mede door mijn vakantie kon ik lekker veel lezen. Vandaag behandel ik onder andere Leven en laten leven van Hendrik Groen, Social Creature van Tara Isabella Burton en Pinnen in Mongolië van Lies...Read more of this blog post »
Wow, it’s hard to stay focused on my writing this time of the year! The weather has been beautiful—perfect for going to the beach, riding my bike, and watching the boats sail on Lake Michigan. Perfect for everything, it seems, except writing a novel. The only solution I’ve found is to plan carefu...Read more of this blog post »
#nationalicecreamday Cheesecake Cookies & Cream, I have ascended
You may conquer all very quickly, and have a bestseller or a lucky w... Read more of this blog post »
It seems that my wildlife adventures continue here in Florida. If you read my previous post, you know of my close encounter with the two snakes (please God, let it only be two snakes!) who live in my front yard. And tonight? It’s lizards.
I was in the garage, getting the t...Read more of this blog post »
The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959. They carry with them everything they believe they will need from home, but soon find that all of it -- from gard... Read more of this blog post »
Μια από τις σημαντικότερες ελληνικές κωμωδίες όλων των εποχών, το έργο του Αλέκου Σακελάριου «Λατέρνα Φτώχεια και Φιλότιμο» ανέβασε σε θεατρική παράσταση ο ηθοποιός και σκηνοθέτης Λώρης Λοϊζίδης.
Βασισμένοι στην κι... Read more of this blog post »
I'm excited to announce that Crazy Maple Studio (creator of the app game Chapters Interactive) have purchased the rights to several Jessica Lemmon novels. They have plans to develop the stories within 12 months time, but in the meantime you can download the app and find out if it's for you.Dow... Read more of this blog post »
Disclaimer: many of my own poems could be construed as falling into the category of short verse. It could therefore be argued, with some justification, that I have an axe to grind here.
Sometimes, on reading a long poem, I feel that had it been shorter its words would have exerted a greater i...Read more of this blog post »
It's too soon to know if it's going to do anything, but I thought those who have been following my medical news would want to know I've had it. The next shot is scheduled for August 10th at 2:30pm.
While I was there, I had them weigh me.
I lost half... Read more of this blog post »
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The point I'm trying to make is that we should have some government-guaranteed loans for the purchase of exotic cats.
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Silence = Consent.
Do not consent.
Speak out and rally begins at 1:00 on Monday, July 16, outside Pfeiffer-Burleigh Elementary School, 235 East 11th Street in Erie PA....Read more of this blog post »
Recently, a friend asked if I ever felt like a fake writing about writing instead of, you know, just writing. I’ve been asked this question lots of times before. No one has asked it more than me.
It’s a good question, one we all must ask ourselves at some point: Am I doing what I’m meant to do...Read more of this blog post »
It’s been almost a year since I’ve participated in WWW!
This week’s excerpt is from one of my end-of-the-world stories, “Special,” that’ll be included in an upcoming collection.
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Growing up, Niko didn’t do anything special. He played with the other children in the caverns into which we’...Read more of this blog post »
This week, I was thrilled to discover three of my romances were finalists in the Limitless Press Reader’s Choice Award!
Contemporary Romance – both A GOOD MAN and VICE are finalists.
Best Short Story in a Romance Anthology – AL DENTE from Craving: One Night is a finalist.Read more of this blog post »
When... Read more of this blog post »
By Anne R. Allen. This week, Jane Friedman reports some bad news for new novelists who want to go the traditional publishing route. She says fiction markets are increasingly “more competitive and risk-averse due to continued dwindling sales.” And she tells us that agents and publishers are now co...Read more of this blog post »
The gun on the kitchen table is not mine. Yet there it lies, insisting upon its own fealdad, its ugliness. Infecting my home. Sunlight streams through the window above the sink where Martha has set a vase of flowers and gli... Read more of this blog post »
As much praise as there is to give Fallout New Vegas…
Courier: “Hey. Veronica. We’re at Helios One, that place where your grandfatherly mentor sorta lost it, and we probably just learned why. Got anything to say about that?”
Courier: “Anything at all?”
Veronica: “I’d like a dress?”
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