Monthly Archives: November 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

I’m thankful for turkey, cornbread dressing and especially jellied cranberry sauce. Oh yeah, and my family, too. Just kidding! Reverse the order there. Family is awesome, and I’m spending today with mine. Hope you’re having a wonderful Thanksgiving. Second Life … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Frozen

I saw Disney’s Frozen at a sneak preview at the end of October, and I must say, I was blown away. This was an absolutely fun, charming film full of unexpected pleasures. The story follows two sisters: princesses Elsa and … Continue reading

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Online responsibility of parents

I’ve got a post up at the IEET blog on parents protecting children’s online information: http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET/more/crayton20131126 Tomorrow, I’ll post my review of the new Disney flick, Frozen.

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I’m an angry woman.

I read this article that asserts in the world of texting, if you dare punctuate your sentence with a period, you are expressing anger. What? Proper punctuation means you’re seething? If that’s the case, then I’m an angry woman.. (See, … Continue reading

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Technically, I wrote a blog post, today

  Today I’m supposed to write a blog post Unfortunately, I’m going to be a bad host I thought posting twice a week would be easy, But, not this week, so I’m doing something sleazy. I’m technically posting some words, … Continue reading

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Am now Awesome Indies Approved!

I found out super exciting news last weekend. Life First has been approved for inclusion in Awesome Indies. The site, http://awesomeindies.net, showcases only high-quality, independent fiction. In order to be included, you have to receive five-star reviews from the in-house … Continue reading

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A little comedy for your day…

I’m guest posting over on Wise Words blog today, talking about adding a little comedy to your manuscript. I even managed to work twerking into the post. Please check it out: http://www.louisewise.com/2013/11/adding-comedy-to-your-manuscript.html.

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The Cover Rejects

I was recently interviewed on IndieView, and one question I was asked was whether I designed my own cover or not. I admitted that I had made a few failed attempts  to create a cover for Life First before I … Continue reading

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I now have worldwide (almost) Amazon Author Pages

When Life First was published in June, I set up an Amazon author page using Amazon.com’s Author Central.  The author page groups all books by an author and provides a quick bio for curious Amazon buyers. What I learned today … Continue reading

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Happy Veterans Day

Happy Veterans Day! Here’s to all the good men and women who have served and protected our nation.

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