Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge “Vigor & Energy” #Synonyms Only

Tanka Tuesday

  For this week’s Poetry Challenge at Colleen Chesebro’s Fairy Whisperer blog, Colleen is offering us the words Vigor and Energy to include in our poem only we must use substitute synonyms for her words.       If you’d like to participate in this fun challenge, here are the rules:   THE RULES I […]

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – The Travel Column with D.G. Kaye – Welcome to St. Martin – Two Countries – One Island | Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life

Travel Talk with D.G. Kaye

Welcome to St. Martin   This month’s edition of my Travel Column at Sally Cronin’s Smorgasbord takes us to the beautiful Caribbean island of St. Martin.   Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – The Travel Column with D.G. Kaye – Welcome to St. Martin – Two Countries – One Island     Welcome to St. Martin – Two […]

Sunday Book Review – The Emissary by Marcia Meara

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

  This Sunday’s Book Review is on Marcia Meara’s – The Emissary. This book is a novella spinoff of Marcia’s ‘Riverbend’ series, but it also makes a great standalone read. I’ve yet to read that series and now look even more forward to getting to those books. I found this the perfect read because I […]

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday ~ The Fairy Whisperer – War on Truth

Tanka Tuesday

Tanka Challenge   This week’s Poetry Challenge for Tanka Tuesday at Colleen Chesebro’s blog, Colleen gave us two words – Plan and Finish. The rules state we must include synonyms for those two words in the poem. My two words are ‘scheme‘ and ‘end‘. I chose to write about a newly coined phrase taken from […]

New Blog Feature: “Conversations With Colleen” How to Submit | Colleen Chesebro ~ The Fairy Whisperer

Announcement

Promotional Opportunity!     The Fairy Whisperer – Colleen Chesebro, has started a new promotional opportunity for writers. If you’d like to be a guest on her blog, read the rules below:   NEW BLOG FEATURE: “CONVERSATIONS WITH COLLEEN” HOW TO SUBMIT:     I’ve started a new weekly feature on my blog as another way […]

Email Pitching Etiquette for #Bloggers Requesting to Write for Other Blogs

Do your investigating

  Are you being inundated with email requests from personal bloggers or businesses emailing you asking if they can contribute a post to your blog? Do their offerings suggest they even know what your blog is about or are they looking for a place to info dump and sell their products?   I get several […]

Sunday Book Review – Midlife Cabernet by Elaine Ambrose

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

  My Sunday Book Review is about Elaine Ambrose’s fun and spot on nonfiction and humorous take on midlife changes and how the author embraces them all in her book – Midlife Cabernet -Life, Love and Laughter after Fifty. I met Elaine on Twitter and we followed one another and bought one of each other’s […]

Colleen Chesebro’s Weekly Tanka #Poetry Challenge – Choose Your Own Words

Life is like a cup of tea

  For this week’s Tanka Poetry Challenge at Colleen’s blog, she is celebrating her 100th Poetry Challenge. Instead of Colleen giving us two words to include only synonyms for she is allowing us to choose our own two words. My chosen two words for today’s tanka are:  Smiles and Tears.   If you’d like to […]

Writing Tips: CreateSpace Closing, #Blogging Tips, Publishing Advice, First Sentences

Tips for Writers

    Today’s Writer’s Tips are brought to you by David Gaughran, Deborah Jay, Anne R. Allen, and Hugh Roberts.     CreateSpace is closing in a few weeks. Apparently, authors books are being offered to be moved over in a series of moves. We have to wait until we see the invitation popup on […]

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