Author Archives: terriponce

About terriponce

I write about twists, turns, past lives and suspense

Secrets of Ancient Egypt: The Mystery of Ankhesenamun

Ancient Egypt is filled with mystery and intrigue. Though the ancient Egyptians were a peaceful people, they were not immune to brutal wars with their enemies, political intrigue, familial betrayal and conspiracies, and even murder. King Tutankhamun, one of the most famous Pharaohs … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Success as a Self-Published Author — great insights

I came across a blog today that talks about tips for success as a self-published author. It was a great refresher for me. Even though nothing on the list is new, it does offer a good reminder of what self-published authors … Continue reading

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OOParts – Curiosities That Can’t Be Ignored?

My writing, especially in paranormal and alternate history, takes me to some very interesting places. Lately, I’ve been spending a good amount of time studying up on OOParts (Out Of Place Artifacts), which is a term applied to prehistoric objects … Continue reading

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Recognizing You Have Control Only Over Yourself Is A Powerful Place to Be

I’ve been paying attention to people a bit more lately. And they’re all going through stuff. Big or little, their “stuff” is causing stress and most of these folks are struggling in how to deal with it. Work. Family. Spouses. Children. … Continue reading

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What Happened to 9-to-5?

Are you guilty of doing any of these? Setting off for vacation only to take your work phone, laptop, or both with you in your suitcase. And then setting them out in your hotel room. And then using them. Checking … Continue reading

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Writers, are you going to ring the bell?

Today, we’re used to getting things the easy way. Well, some things anyway. Want the latest news? Check your smart phone. Want a quick meal? Throw something in the microwave. Want to earn a living at writing? Ummm…that’s going to … Continue reading

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Un-Bucket Your Bucket List

Vacationing in Italy. Viewing the cosmos from the southern hemisphere. Visiting the Great Pyramid. Completing a marathon. Hiking down the Grand Canyon. Fill In The Blank… Bucket lists are pretty common. Lots of people I know have them and use them … Continue reading

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