One of the joys in life is celebrating our blessings from God. And today, I am celebrating a milestone for me, as a fledgling author. "The Warehouse Tour", my teen sci-fi horror story, made it to #1 on Amazon's Hot New Release list in the 30-minute Teen and Young Adult Short Reads category! Thank you,… Continue reading #1 Hot New Release
Having previously been introduced to Janeen Ippolito's writing in her short story, "Superhero Publicist", in the "Hall of Heroes" anthology, I jumped at the opportunity to request and receive a free copy of "Lawless: the Ironfire Legacy" for the purposes of a review. The characters really brought this book to life for me. The tangled… Continue reading Book Review: Lawless by Janeen Ippolito
Melanie Schubert's #GregoryAndTheGrimbockle is a heart-warming tale of adventure that underscores the hidden connections binding us all.
Omaha, Nebraska - The front half of a chopped-up, orange Volkswagen beetle sat on the front porch of the Hollywood Candy shop. Protruding from the wall across from it, a five-foot tall nose inhaled the delicate fragrance of the flowers filling both sides of the path. Keagan and I stepped up to the door, careful to steer… Continue reading A Somewhat True Tall Tale: Trip to Omaha
We homeschool. Last year, our son did Mad-Lib style poetry with his vocabulary words resulting in some interesting poems. Hope this one brings a smile to your face as it did ours. I go forward, after stopping. I proceed. You weren’t easily approached. You weren’t accessible. You break away from me. You secede. Your tummy… Continue reading Mad-Lib Style
Reader feedback has been so encouraging since 'Rocket City' was first completed in March, that I released a revised edition of the teen steampunk short on Amazon or Smashwords. However, since it is my hope that this is only the beginning for Jude and the world of Rocket City, anyone who signs up for my newsletter… Continue reading Venture into ‘Rocket City’