The Spirit of Words Affecting a Reader

Years ago, I began the practice of underlining sentences and phrases from books that stuck out; a different description I hadn’t heard before or it aroused some kind of emotion from me. After I underline my favorites, I transfer them to a notebook, indicating author, book, and page number. Today, I’d like to share some [...]

Indie Advent Calendar

Today we’re taking a break from Tuscany to prepare you, the reader, for an awesome monthly experience of prizes and introductions to new Indie Authors. The holiday season is a perfect time for readers and writers to get to know each other. Kay Macleod, an Indie author, is sponsoring the Indie Advent Calendar on her [...]

Blog Flashback

YIKES! Last week, I missed my first weekly blog post this year. My husband and I have been doing some projects around the house, I've been working on the poetry anthology, and we're taking advantage of his vacation. Of course, I didn’t prepare much this week either. Here’s what I did do. I went to [...]

A Sundry of Subjects

Anthology   In April, I kicked off National Poetry Month with an idea regarding an anthology. I figured if I collect enough interest, I would publish an anthology regarding violence through Baer Books Press, and all proceeds would go to Futures Without Violence. By the beginning of May, I collected only a handful of poems, [...]