Shelves sit dusty, cobwebs drip down the ceiling The scent of old paper fills the air. She wanders between the bookcases Trailing a finger along rows of leather spines. One glows a shade of gold, and she halts before it, curious Pinching the spine and pulling the book free. Its yellowed pages slide open, and a bright light … Continue reading Library Of Dreams #poem #booknerd
Celebrating two years of blogging! Let's get started and celebrate with this Q&A, in which I answer your questions! I give a big thank you to everyone who participated. This blog wouldn't be anything without you. You've each added so much to this blog and my journey as an author over these past years. Thank you! Now, … Continue reading It’s Q&A Time! My Blogiversary Celebration Is Finally Here!
I just got back from a trip out to IL visiting family, and thought I would share some of the highlights with you, foremost being the St. Louis Botanical Gardens. Originally we had intended to go to the old Train Station in St. Louis, which years back was a really cool place filled with shops. … Continue reading St. Louis Botanical Gardens and The Trip!
Throughout this February, author Jenelle Schmidt has been hosting Fantasy February in celebration of our favorite genre! Discussing books, movies, and everything to do with fantasy. Everyone is welcome to join in and participate by linking up their own fantasy blog post at: I'm late to the party, but better late then never, right? 😉 … Continue reading Fantasy February!
This is part of the #BP Beautiful People monthly meme, hosted by Paper Fury and Further Up & Further In, where we writers answer a series of questions. This month's theme is about our goals and plans for this new year. I'll discuss last year's writing achievements, my hopes and writerly goals for 2016! 🙂 What were … Continue reading Resolutions and Dreams 2016 #BP
My haikus for RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge–a fun activity and contest that is open for everyone to participate, and helps keep our creative writer’s mind active! This week’s words are: Crane & Gold. “Beyond” The crane’s curved wings beat, Into the golden sunset, I am led beyond. ~ “Source of Greed” Power, desire, He cranes his neck … Continue reading Haikus: Beyond & Source of Greed
“Late Shire Party” Too much noise outside Irked, Bilbo leans out the door, Shushing a drunk stag.
It's time for photos and more Springfield Trip fun! I think you will like the Art Museum. The first post was My Springfield Trip, and this is part 2 via another blog award. I was nominated for the Creative Blogger Award by author Rachael Ritchey (yes, I'm finally getting around to it! 😀 ) and sweet … Continue reading More Trip and the St. Louis Art Museum
My haikus for RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge–a fun activity and contest that is open for everyone to participate, and helps keep our creative writer’s mind active! This week’s words are: Start & Hot. I hope you enjoy. “Race Track” At the starting point I race the track that is life, Through hot, weary days. ~ “To Win” … Continue reading Haikus: Race Track/To Win