One of the best parts about reading is that you can travel without leaving the comfort of your home (or pajamas). In most stories, you simply visit one location and stay there for the duration of the story. But in others, you travel with the characters. My book that releases TODAY (sorry, just a bit […]
Oh! The Places We Can Go!
To travel through space and time is as easy as opening a book. If the author has done their job well the setting creates a beautiful stage that could only happen in this place and time. An environment surrounds the characters in a subtle way that shapes who they are and why they react the […]
Mardi Gras! Now, to use this in a book…
We just went down to Pass Christian, MS for a week, to help our daughter and son-in-law paint and landscape their home. These were all projects that wouldn’t be much fun alone, but with four sets of hands, it’s always more enjoyable, and seeing faster progress makes it even better. It wasn’t just work, though…we […]