BOOK REVIEW: The Last Thing He Told Me

https://www.amazon.com/Last-Thing-He-Told-Me/dp/1501171348 I really wanted to love this book. And there were many parts of it that I truly liked. But it was kind of like having a fun romp in the sack without an orgasm...lots of enjoyable moments but without the big payoff. And while good sex is still good, it’s always better with a … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Last Thing He Told Me

I’m not a graphic designer, but…

OK, so I know I'm supposed to be editing (and I am, I SWEAR!), but I needed a break so I started playing with my book cover design. Not that it matters anyway, because I'm going to finish this novel AND get an agent AND get a publishing contract which will include a cover design … Continue reading I’m not a graphic designer, but…

BE HAPPY: A Grammatical Perspective

Earlier today I was on the treadmill at my gym reading a book (which is what nerds like me do when they actually make the time to work out!). During a fairly benign scene in chapter twenty-seven, two characters in the novel were discussing what they want out of life, and predictably, one of the … Continue reading BE HAPPY: A Grammatical Perspective

Three Secrets Every Wanna-Be Author Should Know

Every author was, at some point, a wanna-be author. That was me about a year ago. Even though I have been writing my entire life, I only recently finished penning my first novel. Yes, it only took about 50 or so years for me to get serious (or maybe brave?) about this mission! It was a … Continue reading Three Secrets Every Wanna-Be Author Should Know