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“The Great Gatsby” Book & Movie Review
Book Reviews / Encouragement

“The Great Gatsby” Book & Movie Review

In 1998, senior year, my friend Stephanie and I chose to read and present “The Great Gatsby” to our English class. We passed out candy cigarettes/cigars and sparkling grape juice in plastic cocktail glasses, hung colorful balloons, and played jazz music. Clearly our focus was on the superficial party aspect […]

Wendy Higgins “Sweet Peril” Book Event
Guest Authors

Wendy Higgins “Sweet Peril” Book Event

On Thursday, May 2, my friend Kristi and I attended Wendy Higgins “Sweet Peril” Book Event at the Hilton Garden Inn in Shirlington, VA. “Sweet Peril” is the sequel to the “Sweet Evil” trilogy. If you enjoy Paranormal Romance, you’ve got to read this series! We had a blast! Me […]

Guest Author: Kristy Feltenberger Gillespie
My Writing

Guest Author: Kristy Feltenberger Gillespie

  Check out my interview via Sarah Cradit’s blog: http://sarahcradit.wordpress.com/2013/05/06/guest-author-kristy-feltenberger-gillespie/

Writer’s Digest 82nd Writing Competition!
Contests

Writer’s Digest 82nd Writing Competition!

Would you like the chance to win a 30 minute consultation, a one-year subscription to WD e-books, $3,000, national exposure, one on one attention w/ 4 agents or editors, a paid trip to NYC for the WD Conference? Of course you would! (If you enter tomorrow, May 6, 2013, then […]

Check Out My Banner!
Encouragement

Check Out My Banner!

Anthonie at Randomandunheardof created a new banner for my blog… for free! And I love it! Besides making banners, Anthonie is a poet, an Edgar Allan Poe fanatic, and Dutch. If your blog needs an update, check out his site. Even if you don’t, check it out- it’ve very cool […]

Guest Authors

Author of “Sweet Evil” Wendy Higgins Stopping By NOVA

For More Details: http://www.wendyhigginswrites.com/p/author-appearances.html

Adele Griffin- All You Never Wanted
Book Reviews

Adele Griffin- All You Never Wanted

“I’d take all those beautiful things in Alexandra. Her dreaminess, her eyes. Then I’d add your fun. Between the two of you is the perfect Parrott. And you know what? I’d marry that girl.” –Alex’s boyfriend Joshua to Thea Alex and Thea Parrott are sisters who love each other deeply […]

Blog Highlight: Peeps I find Interesting
Encouragement

Blog Highlight: Peeps I find Interesting

I had to reblog Ionia Martin’s shout out to me 😉 http://readfulthingsblog.com/2013/04/21/blog-highlight-peeps-i-find-interesting/

Gary Caruso- Our Souls to Keep
Book Reviews

Gary Caruso- Our Souls to Keep

                  Seventeen-year-old Wake’s life is in turmoil. His father is abusive, his mother is an addict, and his younger brother looks to him for guidance. Wake finds his strength through faith in the Catholic Church. However, after his mother commits suicide, Wake […]

Oliver Burkeman- The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking
Book Reviews

Oliver Burkeman- The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking

What if everything we’ve been taught about obtaining happiness is wrong? Is our “constant effort to be happy” counterintuitive? Instead, should we “embrace failure, pessimism, insecurity, and uncertainty?” These are the questions Oliver Burkeman explores in The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking. I spend a good chunk […]

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