A book review from Harmony Kent for Once Upon a Time in the Swamp by C S Boyack. 5 stars. An engrossing post-apocalyptic tale with a wonderful wild-west twist.

A book review from Harmony Kent for In the Tree’s Shadow by D L Finn. 4 stars. An entertaining collection of 99-word flash fiction and short stories up to novella length. Something for everyone.

Book review from Harmony Kent for The Stallion and his Peculiar Boy by M J Evans. BookRoar reviews. 3.5 stars. An intriguing historical read about world war II and Hitler and stolen horses, as well as a boy with autism

Book review from Harmony Kent for Lion Scream by Robbie Cheadle. 3.5 stars. A gripping collection of 99-syllable poems and essays with photos and videos.

D L Finn has a new book of short stories called In the Tree’s Shadow, which deals with alcoholism, mental illness, and a ghost! Take a look to find out more about this great collection of short fiction.

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Epistolary poem challenge. Pop on over for a quick poetic read! Though I’m not around as much as I’d love to be, I appreciate you all, and this short poetic letter is my way of showing you I care 🙂

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Passing Ships Short, True Story challenge. Pop on over for a gripping, heart-wrenching and heart-warming read! Who knows when a mere smile or a simple nod of encouragement could change a victim’s life?

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you from an author new to me, who I discovered via BookRoar, Ellie Sabine. This is a romance read with a twist. Here’s my review >>> About the Book: Betsy’s marriage …

#BookReview: When I Save Us by Ellie Sabine #romance #timetravel #magic @bookroar_tweets Read more »

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Sky’s the Limit Short Story challenge. Pop on over for a tense yet entertaining read! What happens when your plane takes a nosedive along with your marriage?

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you by an author whose books I’ve read and enjoyed previously, Jacquie Biggar.  I’ve had this sitting on my ereader for a long time … ahem. Here’s my review >>> About …

#BookReview: Love, Me: A Christmas Wish Novel by Jacquie Biggar @JacqBiggar #Romance #Novella Read more »

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you by an author and blogger many of us know and love, Sally Cronin. Sally has a new book out, which I’ve had sitting on my ereader for a while, waiting …

#BookReview: Variety is the Spice of Life by Sally Cronin @sgc58 #ShortStories #Poetry Read more »

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Tautogram challenge. Pop on over for some poetic fun! What do you think about stealing another poet’s hard work?

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you from a book I read in school, The Wave by Todd Strasser. This is a classic read, which I feel holds a message as relevant today as ever. Here’s my …

#BookReview: The Wave by Todd Strasser #War #History #Holocaust Read more »

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Limerick and Tautogram challenges. Pop on over for some poetic fun!

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Broken Mirror short story competition. Pop on over for a hair-raising read! An antique mirror, a ghost, and a lonely girl … all the right ingredients for a spooky tale.

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you from an author new to me, who I discovered via BookRoar, Laura Lyndhurst. This is a book of poetry inspired by photographs by Clive Thompson. Here’s my review >>> About …

#BookReview: Social Climbing and Other Poems by Laura Lyndhurst #poetry #photography by Clive Thompson @bookroar_tweets Read more »

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you from an author I’ve read previously, Crystal Lynn Napolitano. This is a children’s book, which I like to read and review from time to time. You can find my five-star …

#BookReview: Elwyn’s Blanket by Crystal Lynn Napolitano @crystalnapolit2 #ChildrensBooks Read more »

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Tall Tail short story competition. An ad by Lancashire Police for police dogs inspired my idea for Humans Need Not Apply.

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for fellow author and Story Empire Contributor, Joan Hall. Having enjoyed many other books by Joan, and knowing how much she enjoys legend, folklore, and the mysterious, I grabbed this one as …

#BookReview: Menagerie by Joan Hall @JoanHallWrites @StoryEmpire #shortstories Read more »

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Under Purple Clouds short story competition. The Carpet People by Terry Pratchett inspired my idea for The Iron Dwellers.

Harmony Kent has entered Vocal’s Time Travel short story competition. If you could go back in time to change history, what would you do?

Hi everyone. Today I have a book review for you from an author new to me, Talia Zales. This is a children’s book, which I like to read and review from time to time. I’ll have another little-one’s book review …

#BookReview: A Phone for Christmas by Talia Zales @TaliaZales #ChildrensBooks @bookroar_tweets Read more »

Hi everyone. Today, it gives me great pleasure to welcome fellow author, poet, Story Empire contributor, friend, and kindred spirit, Gwen Plano for a visit so she can share her fantastic news. Gwen has a new book! So, grab your …

#NewBook Redemption: A Father’s Fateful Decision by Gwen M Plano @gmplano #Thriller #Suspense Read more »

Hi everyone! Today, I have a book review for an author new to me, Delia Owens. Gwen Plano recommended both the book and the movie, and having loved the movie, I added the paperback to my Christmas list. Santa delivered! …

#BookReview: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens @tialaculde71 #comingofage #murder #mystery Read more »

Inspired by Time … Hi everyone. While I should have been sleeping through the wee small hours of Monday into Tuesday …   though waked and in pain early morn poetic muse gifted eight haiku   So, silver linings and …

Harmony is Vocal! #Haiku in @Vocal_Creators #Poetry inspired by #time #challenge #WritingCommunity #poetsoftwitter #poetrylovers Read more »