Since I was a child, I dreamed of writing and publishing a book. I wanted to tell a story that would entertain, edify, and be memorable for decades. I had many false starts throughout the years, from my first attempt at a novel (which I still work on, by the way) to segues into theContinue reading “Becoming a Real Author”
Category Archives: Writing
The Peppermint Dog Cover Reveal
I’m so happy to share this with my blog followers. I’ve been working on this work for a while now and I’m proud to say I am taking preorders! Names and addresses for now, but the price will be about $25 each (including S&H)! It will soon be live on Amazon and I’ll post aContinue reading “The Peppermint Dog Cover Reveal”
Christmas is Coming!
I haven’t posted in a while because I’ve been busy working with a great editor to publish my first novella! More details soon!
Blog Entry # 51
I needed a smile so I’m posting this. I haven’t imagined much of a backstory yet, but I imagine she and I are secretly meeting in the library of a rich count’s castle during a summer ball. Meanwhile our respective best friends are eavesdropping outside that open door. Her name is Jess, and she belongsContinue reading “Blog Entry # 51”
The Joy of Fantasy
Check out the great fantasy blog Spot of Mummery. Reading it has inspired me to use picrew.me to make my own fantasy character. I think I’ll call him Eliseo, the Spanish form of the Old Testament prophet Elisha. I want to imagine him as a great miracle worker like Elisha, traveling the world and spreadingContinue reading “The Joy of Fantasy”
Christmas Stories are Joyful Things
Gazing at a Christmas tree can be therapeutic. Wondering at the stories behind the ornaments can be uplifting. This is when creativity can shine like the strings of lights. Imagine for yourself backgrounds for the charms hung all about. Connect their stories like stars in the night. There is joy in a story, particularly atContinue reading “Christmas Stories are Joyful Things”