May 6, 2023Posted inAnimal, Barbara Meyers, editor, Independent Publishing, Publishing, revisions, Self-publishing, writers, Writing, Writing Books, Writing Romance
Lessons in Overthinking, Undermining and Second-Guessing It’s how many books later? Twenty? And as I review the formatted eBook version I ask myself, Is this just stupid? Will readers think…
Motivation vs. Enthusiasm Do you know the difference between motivation and enthusiasm? From my thesaurus: motivation: (n) ambition, inspiration enthusiasm: (n) keen interest, excitement From my dictionary: Motive: some inner…
This!—>>I write stuff sometimes and I think I'll post it and then I don't and then I think it's dumb or somebody said it better already. :)
Although it was inspired by friends of mine who have five daughters, one of whom is named Stephanie, and one of whom (the youngest) had a Christmas wedding, I'm not sure why I decided to write a romantic Christmas novella.
He frowned. “How would you…? Wait. You were watching me get dressed?” His tone of voice conveyed his outrage at her invasion of his privacy.
“Oh, come on. How much do you think I could see hiding under the bed so you wouldn’t find me? Not much, I can tell you that. Mostly what I saw was your feet. Your shoes and socks. Your pants cuffs.”
“And from that you deduced I was an accountant?”
April 10, 2020Posted inediting, fiction, God, Good Books, gratitude, If You Dare, Inspiration, Phantom, Publishing, Red Bud Series, Self-publishing, Uncategorized, writers, Writing, Writing Books, Writing Romance
“I’m so grateful the author decided to publish this “manuscript under the bed”. It is filled with loss, torment, hope, action, and suspense that this reviewer could not put down. Recommend highly!”
Is his newborn daughter his last chance for redemption?
Picky Reader Reads Again I used to do Picky Reader blogs about the books I read for pleasure. I’d say whether I liked the book or didn’t. But as an…
I’ve always believed the writing, the publishing of books, the selling of books, might simply be a tool in God’s arsenal.
August 28, 2015Posted inbooks, editing, editor, editors, fiction, Good Books, Independent Publishing, Romance Novels, writers, Writing, Writing Books
Once an author has annoyed me, I will never read another of her books even if she's giving them away. If, however, I had loved this author's freebie, I would have given it a positive review and possibly I would have purchased more of her books.