As an indie author (me, an author? – whoa!), I’ve joined a number of writers’ Facebook groups over the past few months. Self-publishing can sometimes be a difficult and lonely road, so I’m always grateful for the support that these groups offer. Then a few days ago, as I was checking out a post…Continue reading An Ode to Friends and Books
I should warn you that this week’s post has no particular point or direction. So once again, it’ll probably end up being one of my caffeinated rambles – hence the name of this blog. 🙂 First of all, I’d like to share that I’ve begun writing poetry again! Since publishing my book (I couldn’t resist…Continue reading Shaggy Hair and Other Caffeinated News
Our world population has now reached a little over 7.6 billion people and continues to grow. If you would like to see just how quickly, check out this cool link. Global Neighbors The majority of us will never meet. However, I like to consider all of us as neighbors. And like all good neighbors, we…Continue reading Do We Have Room for One More?
I finally took the plunge and reached out to a very talented lady for help with my book cover. I mentioned her a few posts back. She can be found on Facebook and Twitter. Anyways, thanks to Connie’s patience and expertise, I finally have a Kindle cover image and book jacket that I can be proud of.…Continue reading Covers, Reviews, and Marketing
As you may know, I’ve recently finished reading Ours, Yours and Mines by Carmel McMurdo Audsley. I knew that I’d enjoy this book as soon as I read the book description. And so I couldn’t wait to start reading. This beautifully written historical novel centers around the McMurdo family – spanning four generations between 1861 and…Continue reading Ours, Yours and Mines – A Gripping Family Saga