Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a children’s book with an import message by Dr and author Delicia McLean >>> About the Book: I Will Still Love You … is a beautifully illustrated picture book appropriate for …

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Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on a specific form. This week, Yvette M Calleiro chose the new form of 4-11 created by Gwen Plano. The …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #284 #SpecificForm: 4-11 @ColleenCheseboro @gmplano @YvetteMCalleiro Read more »

Prime Directive Hi everyone. I’ve written a short story (roughly 1650 words) for Vocal’s New Worlds Challenge. We had to use the opening line: Nobody can hear a scream in the vacuum of space, or so they say.  And the story …

Prime Directive: The Fight for Survival Begins @Vocal_Creators #ShortStory challenge #WritingCommunity #readersoftwitter #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone. It gives me great pleasure to host fellow author and blogger Judi Lynn. Judi has a fun new cozy mystery novel out, and I can’t wait for her to tell us all about it! >>> I met Harmony …

#NewBook: The Steaks Are High: A Karnie Cleaver #Mystery (Karnie Cleaver Mysteries Book 2) by Judi Lynn @judypost Read more »

Hi everyone. Exciting news today! I’ve written a short, non-fiction piece, on Vocal, about living with chronic pain. This is the second article in a planned a series of pieces on the many aspects of living with long term pain. The …

Living With Chronic Pain. Part Two: Debilitation and Loss of Autonomy #chronicpain @Vocal_Creators #WritingCommunity #readersoftwitter #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by an author new to me, Antti Tuomainen. I picked this book up through a BookBub deal and am so pleased I gave it a go >>> About the …

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Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on the theme of ‘Taste The Rainbow’ & Chakra colours. You can find Colleen’s post HERE. Today, I’ve chosen a …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #283 #TasteTheRainbow #Chakra @ColleenCheseboro Read more »

The Last Train Hi everyone. Exciting news today! I’ve written and submitted a short story (roughly 1400 words) to the Vocal The Runaway Train Challenge. My story is HERE.  I’d love to know what you think! And I would be …

The Last Train: No Going Back @Vocal_Creators #ShortStory challenge #WritingCommunity #readersoftwitter #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by fellow author, poet, and blogging friend, Annette Rochelle Aben >>> About the Book: Words are like threads that when woven together with passion and purpose can create a …

#BookReview: Tell me a story: in 99 words by Annette Rochelle Aben @YouAreTheExpert #FlashFiction Read more »

Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on the theme of ‘The Longest Day’. You can find Colleen’s post HERE. Today, I’ve chosen a Cascade poem. Cascade …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #286 #ThemePrompt @ColleenChesebro Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by an author I came across in January of this year, H Pearce, and here is another book of hers I’ve now read >>> About the Book: When Sarah’s …

#BookReview: Sunshine After the Rain by H Pearce @Harrypwrites @bookroar_tweets Read more »

Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on ‘Taste the Rainbow’ and ‘Weather’. You can find Colleen’s post HERE.   I have chosen a Senryu verse with …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #279 #TasteTheRainbow #weather @ColleenChesebro #TankaProse Read more »

After the Parade Hi everyone. Exciting news today! I’ve written and submitted four short poems to the Vocal After the Parade Challenge. What happens after the parade? The Prompt: Write a poem reflecting on the world and your place in …

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Hi everyone. Exciting news today! I’ve written a short, non-fiction piece, on Vocal, about living with chronic pain. My plan is to write a series of pieces on the many aspects of living with long term pain. The article is around …

Living With Chronic Pain. Part One: Getting Yourself Out of Bed #chronicpain @Vocal_Creators #WritingCommunity #readersoftwitter #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by an author new to me, Tiffany Andrea >>> About the Book: Chelsea, a college student with trust issues and PTSD, has spent the last fifteen years of her …

#BookReview: We’re All a Little Guarded: You Are Enough: Book 2 by Tiffany Andrea @bookroar_tweets Read more »

Hi everyone! I hope you’ve had a good weekend. After Mae Clair’s lovely Story Empire post on Shepherd for Authors, I got in touch, and today I have a post up with recommendations for five books of poetry that have …

The best #poetry books to #inspire and uplift you @Shepherd_books @BalroopShado Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by one of my favourite poets, Balroop Singh >>> About the Book: Hues Of Hope is the collection of readers’ favorite poems from my poetry books. These poems explore …

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Hi everyone. Exciting news today! I’ve written a short, scary fictional piece for the Campfire Ghost Story challenge on Vocal. This is based on the opening line, The cabin in the woods had been abandoned for years, but one night, a …

Harmony is Vocal again! The Ever Burning @Vocal_Creators #WritingCommunity #readersoftwitter #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by an author new to me, Robert Appleton >>> About the Book: When a series of late-winter storms hits the annual Iditarod sled dog race in Alaska, bush pilot …

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Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a specific form syllabic poem. The form asked for is Tanka Prose, and I have chosen to write a Verse Envelope (tanka/prose/tanka). You can …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #277 #SpecificForm @ColleenChesebro #TankaProse Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a book by an author new to me, Amber Night >>> About the Book: What does it take to love, when all is broken? London, 2159. A society divided in two. …

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Hi everyone! Today it gives me enormous pleasure to have fellow author, Story Empire contributor, and friend, D L Finn, over to visit and tell us all about her new book! Today is release day, and I’m so excited to …

#NewBook: A Voice in the Silence by D L Finn @dlfinnauthor Read more »

Hi everyone. After my amazing first-place win on the Vocal platform, I’ve written a short, motivational piece inspired by reader comments on my story Lifeboat Seven. I’d love to know what you think! And would be delighted if you could read …

Harmony is Vocal again! Do you Have What it Takes? @Vocal_Creators #WritingCommunity #ReadingCommunity Read more »

Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on “Taste the Rainbow”, where colour features in the poetry. You can find Colleen’s post HERE.   Facets of Life …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #277 #TASTETHERAINBOW @ColleenChesebro #Nonet Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I’m thrilled to be visiting fellow author, blogger, Story Empire member, and friend, Joan Hall. Joan has kindly invited me over to help me promote the release of my second book of poetry: Life & Soul, Book …

#NewBook: Harmony is on tour with Joan Hall @JoanHallWrites for the release of #Life&Soul Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a great read from an author new to me, Claire Alexander. This is a stunning read, and I’ll be checking out this writer’s other works. I discovered this book via NetGalley. …

#BookReview: Meredith, Alone by Claire Alexander @ClaireAWriter @MichaelJBooks @NetGalley Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I’m thrilled to be visiting fellow author, blogger, Story Empire member, and friend, Jan Sikes. Jan has kindly invited me over to help me promote the release of my second book of poetry: Life & Soul, Book …

#NewBook: Harmony is on tour with Jan Sikes @JanSikes3 for the release of #Life&Soul Read more »

Hi everyone! 🙂 Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for us to create a syllabic poem based on our day. You can find Colleen’s post HERE.   Flash Flood   Carried down the river Torrent of sudden …

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #2-31-05-22 #SHAREYOURDAY @ColleenChesebro #Kerf Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I’m thrilled to be visiting fellow author, blogger, Story Empire member, and friend, Staci Troilo. Staci has kindly invited me over to help me promote the release of my second book of poetry: Life & Soul, Book …

#NewBook: Harmony is on tour with Staci Troilo @stacitroilo for the release of #Life&Soul Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for a great read from an author new to me, Matt Goldman. Many thanks to a couple of blogging friends, Mae Clair and Joan Hall, who introduced me to this book via …

#BookReview: Carolina Moonset by Matt Goldman @goldman_matthew @NetGalley Read more »