I discovered this new review of Archie of Outlandish this weekend. How can I not love that a reader from West Ireland found my story to be, “Perhaps the sweetest story I’ve ever read.” Archie’s story was meant to be sweet, inspiring, clever and yes, even..
Today, as an author, I’m celebrating a really great Kirkus review of my book, Archie of Outlandish. If one reader finds value in my story, I’m greatly encouraged and use that as motivation to write the next thing. I know that professional reviewers are..
Writing from a bland brain is impossible. Sitting on my sofa yesterday–computer on lap–that was me. Uninspired. I walked outside for a breather and found life around me. Stunning colors… subtle messages… approaching life… all invigorating (and..
My heart says, “Write.” My butt says, “Exercise”. My taste buds say, “Eat Girl Scout cookies.” My lazy bones say, “Watch tv.” My mind says, “Clean the house.” What’s a woman to do? Listen to her heart, right? Right. <3 WRITE. <3
People have such a variety of unique skills, talents and passions! <3 Check out this man (Tim Linhart) who makes instruments from ice and has even created an ice house concert hall! Amazing! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YL-8zxvuuyE
A spirit can be refreshed in a single moment of beholding something glorious.
Have you created a character you love? Would you like to see that character illustrated? New Wrinkle Publishing is hosting a fun little contest where you could win an illustration of your character by Abigail Kraft – Artist/Illustrator! ENTER HERE: https://www.facebook.com/newwrinklepublishing/photos/a.916722938392946.1073741828.916672051731368/1362928637105705/
I’m in love with the charming new cover for Archie of Outlandish! Go see it! <3
“Humans pollute the ocean with glass, and the ocean offers it back as art.” Archie of Outlandish (Visiting the beach today and enjoying the lovely ocean treasures.)