Monthly Archives: June 2011

Will You Ever Finish It?

        Just because I have been writing since I was eight doesn’t mean all those “manuscripts” stuck under my bed are complete. I think maybe one is and it sucks. I haven’t read it in ages but I don’t have to read it to know it sucks. Why? Because I had to force myself to complete it. The word count is ridiculously low for its genre and the idea doesn’t flow. Hence, why …

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My Favorite Author List

            Sometimes you will catch a book review on my blog but it isn’t often. Even though, I read three to four books a week. Trying new authors is also something I am a big fan of doing.  BUT…..         I do have my favorites. Don’t we all? I thought I’d share my top five favs over the next few weeks. They are by NO means in order. …

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The Era That Changed the World…or at least mine.

     I woke up this morning and studied the book lying beside me. I’d fallen asleep reading Order of the Phoenix. I am on a quest to reread all the Harry Potter books (thanks to Karly Kirkpatrick’s challenge)  before the midnight viewing of Deathly Hallows Part Two.  The closer we get to the end of an era, I get more emotional. I’ve always had a “Harry Potter” movie to look forward to. The thought …

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YA Bound

I was going to blog today but the uber cool Trisha Wolfe, author of The Crystal Pendulum, had me guest blog on her YA Bound blog.  Soooo.. go check it out instead 🙂

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Words on Success from Coach Nick Saban

 As I am sure you have guessed by now, I love writing and reading. However, there is another love that ranks right up there with those two I don’t share that often in my “writer networking” world. I am a DIE HARD BAMA FAN. It’s true. The obnoxious kind. When I was a little girl I didn’t go fishing with my daddy. I watched Alabama football. I learned to scream at the television and throw …

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