My 2022 Writing Goals

Hey, everyone. We’re already well into 2022, so this is a good time to list my writing goals for this year. I’ll also tell you a bit about the projects I’m working on this year. A Book of Shorts (working title) is a collection of thirteen short stories. I’ve shared a couple of excerpts in … Continue reading My 2022 Writing Goals

December Book Reviews @dlfinnauthor @jacqbiggar @1rburkey

Hey, everyone. Last year I read over sixty books, something I haven't done in a while. I wrote and posted reviews for the majority of them. This year, I'm doing things a bit differently. Rather than posting individual reviews (except in some cases), I plan to write a monthly review post. Also, I'm only posting … Continue reading December Book Reviews @dlfinnauthor @jacqbiggar @1rburkey

New Release: Mountain Laurel Christmas by @JanSikes3

I am delighted to welcome back author, friend, and fellow Story Empire contributor Jan Sikes to my blog today. Jan has written a brand new novelette and it's just in time for the holidays. Jan is a master at writing short stories, and I think this one is her best to date! (Read my five-star … Continue reading New Release: Mountain Laurel Christmas by @JanSikes3

Book Review: We Live Next Door

Hey, Everyone. My reading time has decreased somewhat in the past few weeks as I'm trying to concentrate on writing. However, I recently purchased Laura Wolfe's latest release and couldn't wait to read it. Blurb You think you know the people next door… What if they know you better? I always dreamed of moving back … Continue reading Book Review: We Live Next Door

All The Leaves are Brown (Thanksgiving and Writing)

Does the title of this post sound familiar? Those of you who remember the Mamas and Papas song, “California Dreaming” will recognize it as part of the lyrics. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day in America. In many ways, it’s my favorite holiday of the year. Not just for the turkey and dressing (or stuffing depending on … Continue reading All The Leaves are Brown (Thanksgiving and Writing)

No Such Luck #NewRelease by @stacitroilo

Hey, everyone! Today I have the privilege of welcoming back Staci Troilo to my blog. She is a good friend, fellow author, and contributor at Story Empire. I'm always excited when she has a new release. I'm confident you'll enjoy No Such Luck. If you'd like to check out my five-star review, just click here. … Continue reading No Such Luck #NewRelease by @stacitroilo

Coming Home #WIPWednesday

Hey, everyone. Autumn is in full swing, and it’s my favorite time of the year. Of all the seasons, I think this one is the one that seems to bring about the most change—the cooler temperatures, changing leaves, and migrating birds. While we haven’t yet had “frost on the pumpkin” in Texas, it’s only a … Continue reading Coming Home #WIPWednesday