I’ve been receiving only positive reviews on my latest children’s book I Can’t Play with a Dog on my Lap. It is the second of three books in the series. You can see more about the first book, I Can’t Sleep with a Dog on my Head, here: A Special Birthday Present. I wrote both… Read More Lots of Buzz with Book #2 in the Oliver and Elliott series
When I wrote I Can’t Sleep with a Dog on my Head I had a deadline in mind; my grandson, Oliver’s birthday. I was racing against the clock to get the illustrations finished and formatting it for KDP. I ran into a few problems on Kindle Kids Create but I persevered and got it finished… Read More A Special Birthday Present
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Last night I went to a book signing by a woman I greatly admire. She’s a famous Canadian musical talent that I’ve loved for decades, Jann Arden. Her memoir is about her mother and the relationship they have now that her mother has Alzheimer’s disease. It’s called Feeding My Mother. Jann Arden is funny and… Read More I Met A Fellow Author and Gave Her My Book
I had intended to submit my manuscript for a final edit at the beginning of the week. You can read more about that here. I ran into a few computer problems but my daughter, Candice saved the day. She was able to prod a few more chapters out of me and encouraged me to take… Read More I’m Expecting A Call Today
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
The alphabet Soup Challenge is to encourage daily posting. You use every letter of the alphabet in random order to inspire ideas for your blog. You can read more here. Yesterday, I cheated a little bit using X for Xitement. It’s all just fun! My exuberance yesterday was for one of my all time favourite singers,… Read More Alphabet Soup Challenge-Present
This is my “Year of Yes”. You can read more about that here and here. I’m not a negative person but my tendency is to immediately say no to anything that makes me uncomfortable. My husband, Greg, asked me if I wanted to have a retirement party when I retire in October. My answer was no. I felt… Read More Alphabet Soup Challenge-Yes!