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Indian Country: A Review
Over the holidays, I traveled back home to my area of the woods in southern Indiana. Because I'm a librarian, my relatives will corner me with book recommendations. It's a bonding thing. 99% of the time I've read, or at least heard of, the books they're talking about. This time was a little different. One … Continue reading Indian Country: A Review
Favorite Quote from Favorite Book
Pride and Prejudice, because of course.
A Book I’ve Read More Than Three Times
Ah, Halloween. Time for the spooky, the unnatural, the weirdly disturbing. For me, it's just another Wednesday. So I mentioned a few weeks ago that I would do the 30 Day Book Challenge thing. Because I'm me, and I don't do things in order, I'm starting with Day Two: A Book I've Read More Than … Continue reading A Book I’ve Read More Than Three Times
I love WordPress. Every time I think I'm at loss on things to blog about, I stumble onto something that gets me thinking... and writing. Today it's WWW Wednesday. The three Ws stand for: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Let's play! What … Continue reading #amreading
According to the Stats Master, I've written a hundred posts on my shiny new blog! Who knew I had that much to say? BTW, if you like my odd... and hopefully amusing... way of looking at the world, may I suggest you take a looksie at my book, Violet Blue? It's a fairy tale-ish story … Continue reading 100 Posts
I’m Featured!! Wheeee!!!
Check it out! The absolutely awesome Kristin Jacques has included me in her 31 Days of Author Madness! http://www.kristinjacques.com/2018/03/08/31-days-of-author-madness-liz-charnes/ Thanks, Kristin! And if you want to know more about Kristin... who happens to be one of my favorite indie writers and is rumored to be the mother of gremlins... check out her website at http://www.kristinjacques.com/ and … Continue reading I’m Featured!! Wheeee!!!
The Importance of a Cover
If you haven't guessed, I'm an indy author with one small book out on Amazon. It took me a while to decide to make the leap. Fortunately, Betsy DeVos urged me on when she upped my student loans. So here I am. Throwing my hat in the ring. Manuscript? Check Book Cover? Check Fear of … Continue reading The Importance of a Cover