Book Blog Tour

Hiding Cracked Glass Blog Book Tour @jamescudney4 @Shalini_G26

It's my turn today on James Cudney's Hiding Cracked Glass blog book tour, hosted by the wonderful Shalini at Digital Reads Blog Tours, @Shalini_G26 Digital Reads. James and Shalini, thanks for allowing me to participate! Oh, look out for the GIVEAWAY at the end of the post. Title: HIDING CRACKED GLASS (Series Name: Perceptions of… Continue reading Hiding Cracked Glass Blog Book Tour @jamescudney4 @Shalini_G26

Autumn, Reading List, Recipe, Writer's Life

Smells Like Autumn

Yoo-hoo?! Hey, I got lost again in my writing, reading, and research. Thought I'd pop in and see what everyone's up to. I'm excited the autumn season is quickly approaching. I can literally smell pumpkin lattes, colorful foliage in the air, and feel a crisp breeze on my face. As a young girl, I loved… Continue reading Smells Like Autumn

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