They took me in the middle of the day. Variel came running up the trail, panting with panic in her eyes. “Mortals are here. We must warn the others,” she said. She stood in front of me for a few minutes expectantly, her hands shaking with fear. “We must hurry.”
I hope you are having a great holiday season. I’m writing this quick post to let you know that I’m involved in a multi-author promo to help out authors who have been down on their luck this year. The books on sale in this promo are all listed by authors who have donated money to a fund to help some authors who are struggling with finances and/or health this season.
Check out the promo and even if you don’t want to buy a book you might find it in your heart to donate to the cause and give someone a little extra hope this holiday season.
There is nothing like curling up with a novel on the sofa in front of the Christmas tree. The holiday season makes me long for a good book. Heck, every season makes me long for a good book.The Christmas classics are great, but you know I prefer something a little unusual. My reading tasks tend to lean toward the magical. Sometimes I through in a little horror too for good measure. [Read more…]
Can a story change a life?
Ever since I was a little kid, I used to like to go to the library. I’d walk amongst the stacks, easing the books from the shelves. I’d collect them in a pile and walk them up to the front desk always mindful of the number of books I was allowed to check out.I’d go home and sit on the floor in my bedroom leafing through the books. I read stories that took place and other lands and many that took place in this country that I had grown up and. I saw pictures and books of fascinating things that existed on the other side of the world and those pictures inspired me to travel. Opening each new story was like opening up my imagination. [Read more…]