Tenacity

October 25, 2018 My blog post today is a vocabulary lesson with a couple of pictures to act as a reminder of the words’ meaning. I have been told by a few of my mentors and friends that I am tenacious! Is that a…

Contest – Win finger puppets of Delaney, Rocket and Cardinal Red

Win these finger puppets of Delaney, Rocket and Cardinal Red! Hi Friends! By signing up to join my mailing list you will be entered into a drawing to win these three adorable finger puppets to help tell the story of Life in the Neck…

Fall Rainy Lake Style

October 24, 2018 What is more beautiful than a fall day on the lake with a clear blue sky and sunshine on all of God’s handiwork? The fall season on Rainy Lake is pretty much at end with the majority of leaves having already…

Gathering In

October 22, 2018 Fall is here again and we are all busy “gathering in”! So what is this gathering in that we are doing? The dictionary tells us that gather is a verb with lots of meanings; Form into a group Harvest something Collect…

Coming to a Book Near You

October 15, 2018 Coming Soon To A Book Near You Meet my new friend Jeannie Ann. She is the star of my next book which is about to go to print, Jeannie Ann’s Grandma Has Breast Cancer. Seeing a need for breast cancer information…

Kids Say the Darndest Things

October 14, 2018 I’m really dating myself with this one! Do you remember the Art Linkletter Show by that name? Google it and see some videos from the program. They are pretty cute. As kids, my brothers and I as well as our parents…

The Eagle

October 12, 2018 The Eagle By Alfred Lord Tennyson He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ring’d with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like…

Battle Tribe

October 11, 2018 Do you remember Roxane Battle from KARE 11 – news anchor and co-host of NBC Today Show? Roxane is now an award-winning author of Pockets of Joy Deciding to Be Happy, Choosing to Be Free. She continues to make her home…

Logo Loco Revisited

October 5, 2018 After sending out yesterday’s blog post, I received a bunch of yeas and 1 nay on my new logo. My friend, Troy Pribnow, responded: “ I like the logo but as a graphic designer I have wonderings in my head. What…

Logo Loco

October 4, 2018 Since starting to write, I’ve been thinking about creating some type of logo to use for this new adventure that I’m on – that of being an author. I must admit, it does make me a little bit loco trying to…