Posted in September 2013

Fundraising, a non-talent of mine

I’m thinking fundraising is not a talent of mine. Despite my attempt to raise money for my local humane society (a great group of people who have been known to hold on to animals for three months or more in an attempt find them a home rather than put them down) has fallen flat. The … Continue reading

Beginning writers:

First, let me say this again. Before you put your book on Amazon, please get an editor. No book is going to be 100% perfect. However it shouldn’t be completely littered with issues. Just because you have a thesaurus doesn’t mean you need to use every single word in it. The word ‘said’ is a … Continue reading

If Disney Villains Were Beautiful |

Originally posted on Lexy Wolfe:
If Disney Villains Were Beautiful |. While I love Disney most of the time, there are times that their social manipulation is… annoying.  Ugly is Bad.  Beauty is Good.  This is what gets ingrained in our children’s psyche.  At least the girls are curvy and not the anemic, carpenters’ dream…

SEXpectations

Originally posted on Friedgatortail:
Today I would like to talk a little about something I’m calling Sexpectations. The things is, that while I enjoy writing some fun Chick Lit from time to time, it seems that I’m not really meeting the reader’s sexpectations with my material. For the most part, I’m okay with that. I…

New Release: Knowing Vera by Rachelle Ayala

Knowing Vera, a thrilling romantic suspense and cross-cultural family drama, released September 6 on Amazon. Excellent and exciting read! – Cate Beauman The tension just ups and ups!  Well, done. – H. Elliston Vera’s dating Zach, casually, not committed, when she finds out her long-departed father is the killer of Zach’s mother many years ago. … Continue reading