I’ve been going through some old family photo albums lately and have come across many pictures of my father, who passed away 21 summers ago. Justine was 10 years old and it was very traumatic the day he died. We were all at the big old house Justine loved. My dad was barbecuing and went into… Read More Justine and Her Grandpa
I’ll be in my garden on this glorious day.
I captured some beautiful shots of a breathtaking sunset.
A few months ago I wrote a post entitled “Three Funerals and a Wedding”. It was one of my most popular blogs. You can read it here. The wedding was in Panama in March. Layce was Justine’s very good friend and roommate and was away on a cruise with Benyi when Justine was killed in a… Read More Two Parties and a Thunderstorm
I’ve been trying book covers on for size and am trying different ideas. You can read more about that in yesterday’s post. I submitted my painting and got this cover back. Opinions welcome!
I’ve been getting a few book jackets done on Fivver. It’s a great, inexpensive way of having professionals do work for $5. Usually it costs a little more but I’ve had 2 book covers done for $8 each. It has allowed me to get opinions from people and it’s helped me figure out what I… Read More Would You Help Me Choose My Book Cover?
Yesterday I posted that I was going to dedicate a few hours to reading. You can read that here. I got my lawn chair out on my deck, got a glass of water and settled in for an afternoon of reading “The Little Paris Bookshop” by Nina George. I was enjoying it very much. I read 53… Read More Reading!
This past year I have been blogging daily. It takes much of my time and energy thinking of what I will post every day. I’m also certain that these brain waves of writing are somehow taking away the energy that I use for reading. It’s not that I don’t read every day. I do! I… Read More Reading and Writing
I’ve signed up for an online publishing course and it “jump-started” me into getting a book jacket designed and finally having my book edited. I’m really excited about getting back into working on my book, instead of my platform. I’ve decided I will be self-publishing a Kindle version and the course is teaching me how… Read More Update on the Progress On My Book