To me, a white woman with white kids, black lives matter. I hear you. Some of my friends, right off the bat are saying, “ALL lives matter.” And they do. But it’s okay to say that we recognize — especially right now — black lives matter. To my black friends, I hear you. I […]
A well-written story can pull me in for hours. I love linking arms with the main character and facing dangerous foes. To be swept away, engulfed in a sensory-rich story world is a wondrous thing. We all need new adventures. The best stories of all fill my mind with wonder and with fear, with joy […]
In our darkest moments, Light doesn’t cease to exist.
How do you feel about semicolons? That super cute card is available from Fishcakes by Voz on Etsy. Oh, the stuff. There’s a movement to oust them from polite fiction society. But whether or not you’re a fan, Grammar-me says correct usage is important. I’ve met some semicolon-haters; I’ve […]
‘Ello, loves. Want to know how to engage your readers? Today, I’m introducing you to someone new to me. Jackie Castle, freelance writer, novelist, illustrator, educator. This woman has such imagination, and she does the thing–the engage readers thing. And here’s what she’s got to say about it. As an Indie author, I’ve had to […]