Remember way back in February when I wrote a post about reading more in 2016? (Check out this link for valuable tips to get you reading more.) Well, guess what? It’s working! Yup, I set out to take the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge and I’m pleased to say I’ve read 33 books of 40 so far this … More Yes, I’m Reading More! Are You?
Back in December I decided that this year I was going to read 40 books. But since it was the same goal I set last year – and failed to accomplish – I was worried that I’d be forever saying ‘Next year 40’ and never actually reading them. That’s when I decided to devise a … More 5 Tips to Get You Reading More in 2016
Aggie! Congratulations Aggie on winning Chris Guillebeau’s book the $100 Startup. Now go out there and make your dreams a reality! Thanks to everyone that entered. There will be a lot more giveaways coming your way soon 😉
Marissa Ames! Marissa is the lucky winner of the Creative Career Interview Series giveaway. She’ll receive an eBook of her choice from Sophie Moss’s The Seal Island Trilogy. Congratulations, Marissa! If you missed the inspiring interview with Sophie and her journey to becoming a full-time author, you’ll want to click here to check that out. … More And the Winner is….
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. Ahh, the immortal words of Jane Austen. A women who gave us beautifully written novels filled with love, disappointment and propriety. Pride and Prejudice is 200 years old this year. In a … More 200 Years Old & Still Looking MARVELOUS!
I did it. I broke down and bought a Kindle. Not that Kindles are evil. It’s just that the thought of not holding on to a book while I read usually sends me into this internal struggle. Old verses New. History verses Progress. Paper verses….well whatever is used to make up a Kindle. But after … More A Struggle of the Internal Nature
We all have them right? Something happens, the wind shifts and the next thing we know our lives change. Sometimes it’s for the good, other times…well not so much. I had coffee with a good friend of mine tonight and we spent most of our conversation catching up. Slowly we slipped into a discussion about … More Life Changing Moments
I have both the privilege and honor to be one of the few people to present you with something truly AWESOME! Becca J. Campbell – an amazing writer and all around lovely lady – is giving me a chance to reveal the cover of her soon-to-be released novel, Foreign Identity. And here it is….. Isn’t … More Psst! Wanna see something cool?
Some people shop. Others head to the gym to tone up those muscles or lose those pesky pounds. Some gather friends for a good chinwag. But when the clock strikes 12:00 p.m. I head to the library. I grab whatever novel I’m reading, a pen and my notebook and leave the world behind in search … More Sanctuary, thy name is LIBRARY!
I am fairly certain I’m just a kid trapped in a 32 year old’s body. It’s sad, but true. Well, sad for the poor kid strutting around in an increasingly weight-gaining, back-aching, joint-creaking body. But that’s a whole other post. All the really cool things that got my little heart fluttering with excitement back then, … More Never growing up. Not EVER!