Tall Tale Tuesdays

A Key of Her Own

Cynthia’s eyes blurred as she tried to focus on the paper in front of her. Pen in hand, her nerves tingled with excitement. She had waited for this moment most of her life. It was a natural transition, but she had no idea how intense her feelings would be on this day. She had spent many nights dreaming about living on her own, and it was something she wanted to do since high school. Now, Cynthia was about to hand over her hard-earned cash to someone she barely knew just so that she could have a place she could call her own...

Year In Reading

Another Adventure with Garden Spells

Have you ever had so much change in your life that you needed something constant to feel comfortable?  Or, are you in a permanent rut and need a little change to shake things up?... Subscriber Content Have you ever had so much change in your life that you needed something constant to feel comfortable?  Or,… Continue reading Another Adventure with Garden Spells

The Writer's Life

Accomplishing Dreams in the Working World

It’s that time, again!  This is my writer’s update where I inform you, the reader, about my comings and goings as a writer. As everyone knows, a writer’s world is fraught with financial insecurities.  Some of the lucky few either have a partner with a decent income to support their endeavors or have hit the… Continue reading Accomplishing Dreams in the Working World

Year In Reading

Joan Lowery Nixon’s The Séance

Sara was a troubled youth.  Her mother released her to State custody and she came to live with Lauren’s Aunt.  Lauren never liked Sara since the day she moved in... Subscriber Content Sara was a troubled youth.  Her mother released her to State custody and she came to live with Lauren’s Aunt.  Lauren never liked… Continue reading Joan Lowery Nixon’s The Séance

Year In Reading

John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars

Hazel Grace Lancaster is a sixteen year old medical miracle... Subscriber Content Hazel Grace Lancaster is a sixteen year old medical miracle.  Her death was delayed by a drug that slowed the growth of the cancerous tumors which had taken residence in her lungs.  Since she is terminal, death is inevitable.  And, Hazel’s mother forces… Continue reading John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars

Year In Reading

Dean Koontz’s One Door Away From Heaven

As the boy who became Curtis Hammond escapes the terror that ripped apart his mother, Michelina Bellsong is introduced to nine year-old Leilani Klonk and her disability, quick wit, and a spirit desperate to live... Subscriber Content As the boy who became Curtis Hammond escapes the terror that ripped apart his mother, Michelina Bellsong is… Continue reading Dean Koontz’s One Door Away From Heaven

News & Updates, The Writer's Life

Stuck in the Middle of Life

It’s time for a writer’s update. Since many of you are wondering if I ever finished that book by May 12th. Truth be told…