Category Archives: Stories Behind The Stories

99cents — IN THIS LIFE — “Lovers that should never have met, nor parted”

I’m happy to announce that IN THIS LIFE (Book 1 of the Past Life Series) is 99cents! BUT ONLY FOR A LIMITED TIME Here’s what reviewers have said: “If you had the chance to do it over–what would you do? Inventive, … Continue reading

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Funny (and Odd!) English Words

I learn some very interesting things when I write. Because I string words together to tell story, and because I try very hard not to repeat words in a novel too much, I often look up synonyms to make my … Continue reading

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What Real Yoga Bodies Look Like

Let’s face it. It can be intimidating when you work out regularly as part of your healthy living lifestyle, and you see online or magazine photos of “perfect bodies”. Sometimes, seeing those “perfect bodies” can make you feel bad about … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of an Author (well, this one anyway)

The day in the life of an author: what this author *wants* her day to be like, and what it’s *really* like. Continue reading

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The Mystery of Ancient Aircraft

Boy, ancient history sure does have its secrets. I follow Sacha Black’s blog, which often posts interesting and thought-provoking topics that deal with the history of ancient man. I have to admit that, as an author, I find tidbits like these … Continue reading

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What It Means to Be a Real Woman

A wonderful thought for today… Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Like the Phrase “Suck It Up”

Suck It Up: To endure a period of mental, physical, or emotional hardship with no complaining. “I don’t care if you’re sad, get out there, suck it up and deal with it!” (definition courtesy of Urban Dictionary) Okay. There it … Continue reading

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