There is a radio show on CBC here in Canada that occasionally does a feature called SYNTH: Songs You Need To Hear. Now, I can't say to someone, "You'll like this song" (or book for that matter) because I can't presume that others will share my taste in music (or books), so it is safer … Continue reading Music Monday Sept 26: My Backwards Walk
Yeah. It feels like fall. Cool mornings, cool winds, leaves just starting to turn. I like autumn. I'll miss the heat of summer, but autumn has certain charm to it like all seasons do, even wint—Don't say it!Oops . . . From my blog this week: Free Book Friday Sept 23: Interviews are back! In … Continue reading Weekend Wrap-up Sept 24: Fall
In Conversation With: Lincee Tang The author of the worldwide best-selling book The Untold Tales of a Sailor at Sea invites you to look behind cruise ships doors in this extraordinary intimate and introspective adventure penned by artist Ms. Lincee Tang. Today I have the pleasure of sitting down with author Lincee Tang. Can I offer you … Continue reading Free Book Friday Sept 23: Interviews are back! In Conversation With: Lincee Tang
First day of autumn.Is it?Isn't it on the 21st?I thought it was tomorrow.One sec . . . According to Google: While the September equinox usually occurs on September 22 or 23, it can very rarely fall on September 21 or September 24. A September 21 equinox has not happened for several millennia. However, in the … Continue reading Weird Wednesday: Fall?
"I'll stick with mice, thank you." There are worse things in life than a bland avocado, but when you are looking forward to an avocado and tomato sandwich, and the avocado is pale and has no taste, the enjoyment of breakfast has been thwarted. With the transportation of fruits and vegetables from all over the … Continue reading Tuesday Tirade: Avocado Woe
There is a radio show on CBC here in Canada that occasionally does a feature called SYNTH: Songs You Need To Hear. Now, I can't say to someone, "You'll like this song" (or book for that matter) because I can't presume that others will share my taste in music (or books), so it is safer … Continue reading Music Monday Sept 19: Love or Hate
Dollars? Miles? Kilometers? Ants? No. Users on Facebook. So, as an author, am I missing out on exposure? It's a lot of work updating and posting on different social media channels without constantly hawking my wares, which in the end is the main point, but people don't like to bombarded with "buy my stuff" content. … Continue reading Weekend Wrap-up Sept 17: 3 Billion
After spending what felt like hours (because it was hours) trying to get my cover to fit with Amazon's cover creator, I finally succeeded. Then it took hours to order the proof so I can check if it is acceptable. Why did that take hours?Because it is Amazon?Ahh. Gotcha. Care to elaborate?I thought you'd never … Continue reading Free Book Friday Sept 16: Wanna hear an Amazon story? Of course you do.
Have you ever gotten an eyelash in your eye? It hurts. It leaves you almost debilitated as your eyelid closes tightly shut and your eye waters as you attempt to rush to the bathroom mirror. Discomfort radiates through your body as you desperately try to pry the eyelid open against the muscle holding it shut. … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: The Eyes have it
You might have noticed a lack of regular blog contributions. Am I too busy? Not really. Do I feel like writing? Well, I want to. Am I running out of ideas? I hope not. I updated the Kindle version of my latest poetry book, A Wonder of Words, getting rid of some unneeded punctuation and … Continue reading Weird Wednesday: Whatscoin’on?