The Wonderful World of Fantasy Writing & Art

I by no means am an artist. I don’t even know how to draw a straight line with a ruler. This does not mean that I lack a taste for art. I was actually raised amongst a home full of fine artists and have been exposed to the sharp smell of oil paints and turpentine…

The Old Victiorian House of Riley

Hello Blogland, We have finally reached the month of July together. It’s that time again for summer heat, bathing suites and BBQ’s galore. I should say that after a bit of a turbulent first half of the year things seem to be winding down to something more enjoyable. Writing has of course come greatly into…

Children’s Books Vs. the Media

I had a bit of  a “Field Trip” today, although I’m not quite sure its what you would call a visit to a location you frequent at least three times a week. I drove my five year old sister to the bookstore after lunch. I had no intention of opening my laptop or journal to…

Babes of Blogland

Hello to All of Blogland, I know I’ve been absent for what feels like far too long but it is to my great relief that I am happy, healthy, whole and once again back in Miami.  The process to move from Tennessee to Florida was a swift one and came to a surprise to just…