Books, Writing

Writing Time Travel

If time travel were possible, would you journey to the past and visit long-deceased ancestors or travel to your future and witness the fate of the world? If you had the chance to change your history, would you? Sounds scary and exciting and perhaps the reason readers of all ages find this popular trope fascinating.… Continue reading Writing Time Travel

Medicinal Herbs

Optical Illusion or Ocular Migraine

Have you ever experienced an ocular migraine? The first time can be frightening if you're not familiar with the distressing symptoms. Migraines aren't just severe, head pounding headaches but can involve all your senses ( sensitivity to light, sound, smell, and touch with ensuing nausea and vomiting). Ocular migraines cause visual disturbance such as: Short-lived… Continue reading Optical Illusion or Ocular Migraine

featured, Writer's Life

Stream of Consciousness

Stream of Consciousness Blue light haloes me in the cocooning dark A moth to the screen Hair aflutter, legs gooseflesh As a whir scours the void from the corner, steel teeth whispering, Spewing cool breezes, white noise against a feverish torrent  Coursing through fingers beating furious insect tentacles on lit keys Pounding words in the… Continue reading Stream of Consciousness

featured, Writer's Life

Plotter, Pantser, And Paranormal Historical Fiction

“Write What You Know.” That’s not always easy when you’re writing a historical fiction piece taking place centuries ago, revolving around an indigenous people. A life I’ve never lived, people I’ve never met, and terrain I’ve never walked. I have to say writing book one of my trilogy Twilight Ends: Keepers of the Gate, was… Continue reading Plotter, Pantser, And Paranormal Historical Fiction

Cover Reveal

Cover Reveal: James J. Cudney’s, Hiding Cracked Glass

PERCEPTIONS OF GLASS SERIES James J. Cudney, thanks for allowing me to participate in the cover reveal for Hiding Cracked Glass, organized by Shalini@Digital Reads. Congratulations on book two of the Perceptions of Glass Series, to be released October 8th, 2020. https://videopress.com/v/rndhQPKv?preloadContent=metadata Series Name: Perceptions of Glass Author: James J. Cudney Genre: Contemporary Fiction/Family Drama… Continue reading Cover Reveal: James J. Cudney’s, Hiding Cracked Glass

Health and Wellness

National Avocado Day

HAPPY NATIONAL AVOCADO DAY! July 31st is National Avocado Day! I'm crazy about this creamy fruit, which is a staple in my home. I add it to salads, sandwiches, smoothies, salad dressings, spreads, etc., but my favorite is guacamole. Avocadoes possess a healthy dose of heart-healthy fats (monosaturated fatty acids), contains 20 vitamins (C, E,… Continue reading National Avocado Day

featured, Uncategorized

Coming Soon: Twilight Ends: Keepers Of The Gate

I've finally completed the first book of my new trilogy, Twilight Ends: Keepers Of The Gate, to be released in the coming months by Next Chapter Publishing. https://videopress.com/v/tZbFB17N?preloadContent=metadata Summary Through an ancient doorway in time, souls never die. A cosmic thread of infinite, predestined love survives. In 1779 Kanadasaga, Sullivan's Expedition torched a Seneca village,… Continue reading Coming Soon: Twilight Ends: Keepers Of The Gate