Book Review: Love, Loss, and What We Ate by Padma Lakshmi

Love, Loss, and What We Ate Padma Lakshmi Genre: Memoir I became aware of Padma Lakshmi as the host of the cooking competition show Top Chef on the cable channel Bravo. I’ve always liked her and, although I knew she had been a model, I didn’t know much else. So when her book appeared in … Continue reading Book Review: Love, Loss, and What We Ate by Padma Lakshmi

Book Review: Caverns & Creatures Vol I by Robert Bevan

Caverns & Creatures: Volume I By: Robert Bevan   What if a group of table top role players found themselves physically dropped into the game world in the bodies of their characters? Well, the group of guys playing Caverns & Creatures get the answer to that question. When they anger the Cavern Master, they’re sent … Continue reading Book Review: Caverns & Creatures Vol I by Robert Bevan

Free EBooks for Writers, Sat. Feb. 4

I dug deep into the freebies on Amazon to find some goodies for you today. I found a book about self publishing, a reference for researching, and one for grammar skills. I'm particularly happy to find the book on grammar and punctuation. I'm fairly good with my grammar but I'm always learning something new that … Continue reading Free EBooks for Writers, Sat. Feb. 4

Free EBooks for Writers, Wed. Feb. 1

Happy Hump Day! This is an unusual day for me to be off from the day job so I wanted to take full advantage of the time. I found several freebies on Amazon today that I want to share. Also, I've started an email newsletter mailing list. In the future, I plan to transition to … Continue reading Free EBooks for Writers, Wed. Feb. 1

Writers’ Resources for Saturday August 20

Happy weekend! I had several freebies for you but the prices changed. So we're a little light today be here you go! Writer's Conference Guide: Getting The Most of Your Time and Money (Write It Forward) by Jennifer Talty (Author), Bob Mayer (Author) One-Problem Writing: A Writer's Guide To Speed-Writing Helpful Non-Fiction Books And Earning … Continue reading Writers’ Resources for Saturday August 20

Writers’ Resources Saturday July 9

It's been a crazy weekend already! I selected a bank and opened a new checking account yesterday that's just for my writing expenses (and future income!). It was a pretty exciting moment for me because it really makes me feel legitimate. I frequently feel like I'm an impostor just playing at being a writer but … Continue reading Writers’ Resources Saturday July 9

Writers’ Resources Monday July 4

Happy Independence Day! Here in the U.S., we've been celebrating Independence Day all weekend. For myself, I didn't do anything special but enjoyed the day off from work today. Of course being off from my day job means I took advantage of some extra time to work on writerly things. Most importantly, I've given myself … Continue reading Writers’ Resources Monday July 4