Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

I blinked and October was over. O.o. *waves* October’s full plate had a few squares of almond flour coffee cake because I enjoyed experimenting with/perfecting new flavors. πŸ˜€ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Echoes of Mercy (three stars) Like Magic (three stars) Henry and the Chalk Dragon … More Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

Another Blue Book

I love looking at my Goodreads reading challenge and admiring all the pretty colors and designs of the covers. But this year it’s been amusing and chagrining me just how many of the books I’ve read are blue. Seriously, it’s crazy! (Take a look for yourself. πŸ˜‰ )Β And I have at least two more books … More Another Blue Book

Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

So… this is late. πŸ˜€ I usually post my “Plate Update” (a quick review of what I accomplished/experienced off my “full plate” the month before) in the first week of a new month, but between that amazing Five Fall Favorites party and some other things I wanted to post last week… here we are. πŸ˜€ … More Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

Stories As Bridges

I was standing behind our display of beautiful leather briefcases propping up shiny, thick books. And after a day and a half of helping run the Generation Rising booth, I was running out of words and ways to explain my new novel. “You wrote this?” A nod. “What is it about?” Sometimes I just recycled … More Stories As Bridges

Update :)

Hello, y’all!! Happy Independence Day to my fellow Americans! Happy (late) Independence Day to my Canadian friends! Happy Treason Day to my British friends! (Sorry, not sorry. Y’all have some great shows.) And Happy Regular Reading Day to everyone else. πŸ˜€ I hope you are having a blessed day! So far mine has been amazing, … More Update πŸ™‚