I mentioned yesterday that I’m vacationing in PEI. You can read more about that here. It’s like going back in time because everything is so quaint and rural here. The beaches are fabulous and the food is wonderful. The sunsets are gorgeous.
I’m in Prince Edward Island, Canada. This is my second trip here. We came four years ago for a holiday and loved it so much we wanted to move here. We didn’t move here but came back for a vacation.
I wasn’t going to show my new book cover until I launched my book Not My Story To Tell but I’m thrilled with it and just must show everyone. First, a little backstory. I had a few book covers done on Fiverr. It just didn’t hit the mark using Stock photos but I learned that putting an… Read More I’m So Excited I Can’t Contain Myself
I’ve been reading more about how to self-publish and market a book. There’s so much to learn. I’ve had my book Not My Story To Tell edited once and had it read by a couple of Beta Readers. My next step is to take all the advice, polish it up and send it to be edited again. … Read More I’ll Be Working On My Book This Week
The other day I shared an excerpt from my book Not My Story To Tell. You can read that here. It was very well received so I thought I’d share another section of the book. This is about Justine and her sister, Candice. “Justine and Candice were just under two years apart in age and one year in… Read More Another Sneak Peek
One of the greatest things about writing is how it revives memories that have been, in some cases, buried. I find when writing I discover many things I had forgotten or were just on the surface of my mind. I have a terrible memory. Maybe that is why I write. Other people just retrieve thoughts… Read More Writing and Memory
I’m sure I’m not the only writer who wrote an entire book and then had absolutely no idea of how to get it published. I’d always heard about struggling writers waiting out years of rejection before finally being accepted by a publishing company. Self-publishing wasn’t even on my radar. I have a friend who is… Read More Great Advice For New Authors
I will be publishing my book Not My Story To Tell this fall. I’ve been learning more and more about self-publishing and about being an “Indie” Author. “Indie” writers are self-publishers who make a living writing books. I will be retiring shortly after I launch my book so I will become an independent writer, which is what… Read More Excerpt From My Book, “Not My Story To Tell”
Today is the last day of July and my last letter of the alphabet. If you would like to take the challenge here are the guidelines. It has really helped motivate me to write daily. I hope you decide to accept. I practice the laws of attraction. I’ve written about it many times and held a weekly… Read More Alphabet Soup Challenge-Gratitude
A few days ago I attended a book launch. You can read more about that here. The event was quiet and elegant as you might expect in an art gallery. It was lovely to be surrounded by beautiful art. The book is called “Traitor’s Knot” by Cryssa Bazos. It’s a historical fiction set in the 1600’s.… Read More Alphabet Soup Challenge-Event