If you have read Julie K.Rose’s book Dido’s Crown you’ll see she is a master at creating a flawed heroine that we can all love. So naturally, when I asked her to do a guest post for me I wanted it to be on this topic. *** Why do we write? Why do we read? Well,… Continue reading Creating Flawed Heroines, Guest Post by Julie K. Rose
As you have seen in my review of Monsoon Summer, the perspective changes killed my enjoyment of the book. After reading the story I even did an Instagram question of the day asking what other people thought about perspective changes. A Sense of Order: This is the big one for a lot of people. A friend… Continue reading Reading Multiple Perspectives; What works?
For the last few months, I have been working on a little project in the city of Santa Ana and I am very excited that today I get to share it with all of you! On March 4th I will be hosting “Herstory” at the Boca De Oro Literary Festival . Herstory will be a place to… Continue reading Boca De Oro Literary Festival
As you may have guessed from reading this blog, I love historical fiction. So when Amazon Streaming released the new series Good Girls Revolt I watched episode one then quickly moved on to episode two and before I know it, it was two days later and I was lamenting the end of season one. Based… Continue reading The Cancellation of Good Girls Revolt and The Diversity Crater It Left
So as many of you know, I participated in Nanowrimo. The yearly tradition of writing a novel during the month of November. For the second year in a row I’ve won. So what did I write about? Well, it’s the story about an Italian family in Monterey who get caught up in the internment camp… Continue reading And Now Back to Your Regularly Scheduled Program…
Writing is a joy, writing is a slog. Writing is a challenge, writing is an escape. Nowhere are the contrasts of our chosen method of creativity more obvious than in the hectic days of November – The National Novel Writing Month. Every year, all around the world, nearly a quarter of a million people dedicate… Continue reading The Nanowrimo Peptalk we all need By Eddie Louise Clark
The most important thing about being a book blogger is getting books. If I actually purchased all of my books I would be broke. So, where do I get my books? If you have notice, I do a lot of book tours through Historical Fiction Book Tours. Amy Bruno does a wonderful job or organizing… Continue reading Behind Creating Herstory’s Curtain