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#AuthorToolboxBlogHop: Best-in-Class Digital Storytelling Tools
tech tips for writers / writers tips

#AuthorToolboxBlogHop: Best-in-Class Digital Storytelling Tools

I’m excited to join Raimey Gallant’s #AuthorToolbox monthly blog hop (third Wednesday of each month) with the theme of resources/learning for authors. Post are related to the craft of writing, editing, querying, marketing, publishing, blogging tips for authors, reviews of author-related products, anything that an author would find helpful. We share our experiences as it relates … Continue reading

A Chat with Ancient Greece Writer, Luciana Cavallaro
authors / Crossroads / Guest bloggers / Man vs Nature

A Chat with Ancient Greece Writer, Luciana Cavallaro

I met Luciana Cavallaro at a writer’s conference in San Diego. We sat across from each other at a huge round table during lunch, crowded with ten historical fiction writers, but managed to have a wonderful conversation that ultimately inspired the entire group and became the foundation for a lasting friendship. I found our interest … Continue reading

How I’m Doing on Crossroads–I
Born in a Treacherous Time / Crossroads / Man vs Nature

How I’m Doing on Crossroads–I

The next book in my prehistoric fiction collection, Man vs. Nature, is a trilogy called Crossroads, set 850,000 years ago, a time in prehistory when man had already reached most corners of Eurasia. You’ll meet Homo erectus tribes from Indonesia, China, South Africa, East Africa, the Levant, and Spain. These are violent people, fully capable of addressing … Continue reading

Come visit me at Ronel’s for a #Bookblast
blogs / Guest bloggers

Come visit me at Ronel’s for a #Bookblast

Today, I’ll be over at Ronel’s blog, Ronel the Mythmaker: Ronel Janse van Vuuren is the author of New Adult, Young Adult and children’s fiction filled with mythology and folklore. Her dark fantasy stories can be read for free on Wattpad and on her blog Ronel the Mythmaker. She won Fiction Writer of the Year 2016 for her Afrikaans stories … Continue reading

I’m traveling!
writing

I’m traveling!

My Army SGT son is coming to visit from Okinawa Japan for a month. We are training it across the country (I’m in California) to visit my Navy daughter in the Washington DC  area. Along the way, we’re stopping in Marion Indiana to visit my sister Tina who I haven’t seen in over a decade (though … Continue reading