It’s strange visiting a place where you once lived. Makes it difficult to entertain in your own home. Unless you have a dear friend like mine, who has thrown open her doors to me, allowing me to throw open her doors to my friends…well, actually to my son. I’ve taken over her sun porch. I’ve … Continue reading Eureka Encore
A mile up from our new home is a lake. Mr. Al and I took a break, donned our rain gear and took a paddle on said lake. Nature is such a gift. Before that, I pressed the publish button on Sky Dancers (YAY! IT’S ALIVE! IT’S ALIVE!) and uploaded the Kindle version….only to find … Continue reading A Book Is Born!
Good morning, Peeps! Have you been enjoying your Memorial Day long weekend? Mr. Al and I’ve been making lists of things-to-do-before-we-leave. Have you noticed that the closer a vacation gets, the more you realize how badly you need one? I’ll tell you what, I have definitely earned this one. Big Time. Yesterday, I pushed the … Continue reading Countdown to Travel
I’m taking a mini-workshop that conference calls every few weeks called Keepers of Time. (http://stargazerli.com) It’s based on a different calendar that begins in July and looks at the years as spirals, and the months are called Moons. Each day has a certain flavor or energy to it. For example, today is a Three Human … Continue reading Noodling and Puzzling over my Cuppa Jo
One of my favorite things to do is to scour images to find just the right people to play my characters. I’m not the only author to do this, BTW. I’ve seen whole Pin boards devoted to this fun activity for authors. Perhaps I should create my own Pin board….nahhhh….that kind of stuff takes away … Continue reading Sunday Character Casting