Your Vote Counts

My feet are still hurting from pounding the pavement Saturday and Sunday. For the first time in my life, I went door-to-door canvassing for the candidate I support. My door-knocking partner has been canvassing since before I was born. Such dedication makes me feel terribly guilty that I haven’t done my part before. I’ve been… More Your Vote Counts

Forget Resolutions Here’s 4 Reasons to Set Unrealistic Goals This #NYE AND Achieve UNBELIEVABLE Outcomes in 2016

Originally posted on Sacha Black:
I’ve been asked before how I do so much. How, given everything I already do, like being a mum, working full time, running a house etc. How can I possibly have another interest, hobby or book project. Well, other than the obvious: not watching much TV,?or sleeping… ever.?AND?drinking too much…

A Christmas Short Story The Cinderella Shoes

Originally posted on aliisaacstoryteller:
The Cinderella Shoes | A Christmas Story “I’ll take them,” I hear myself say, and suddenly, my heart is fluttering randomly like a butterfly in my chest. “I’ll keep them on.” The two young sales assistants exchange snooty glances, rolling black-rimmed eyes at each other. One of them goes to…

A Dog for the Holidays

  I’ve seen a hundred commercials and advertisements that feature a wriggling little puppy in a Christmas stocking. Or an idyllic scene where the parents tell their young offspring “oh, look, there’s one more present” before retrieving an adorable, floppy eared canine that melts the heart. We all want to make our children’s dreams come true. And… More A Dog for the Holidays

Reading Recommendations Celebrates 2 Years of Promoting Authors and Their Books!

Originally posted on Reading Recommendations:
IT’S CELEBRATION TIME! I’m so thrilled to be able to share this celebration of Reading Recommendations’ 2nd Anniversary with so many of the authors and friends who have made the blog what it is today! Since Nov. 18, 2013, I have been promoting Authors on this blog – more than…

Reading Recommendations Anniversary Celebration #RR2ndAnniversary

Susan Toy is a blogger, a talented author, and a friend to writers everywhere. When I found out it was the second anniversary of her Reading Recommendations blog, I jumped at the chance to be part of the celebration. Susan has promoted numerous authors and their books on Reading Recommendations. Her posts are Tweeted, shared,… More Reading Recommendations Anniversary Celebration #RR2ndAnniversary

Common ground, common sense, and one view of self-publishing

Originally posted on Maegan Provan, Author:
I recently read a blog post by Tahlia Newland entitled “Opinion: The Core Problem with Self-Publishing is Quality Assurance.” The post was well thought out, actually, and there was a lot that I agreed with her about. However, my one big issue was her solution: having self-published authors submit…