Tips for Aspiring Authors [#19] Fear of heights

I was fortunate enough to accompany my son on a field trip to the mountains recently. I’d been to this place before and in my mind I’d hoped he wouldn’t want to get on the chair lift to go to the top of the mountain. Well, low and behold, of the four eight-year-old boys in our group, three wanted to go. The other mom and I looked at each other, secretly hoping the other would … Continue reading

BW&L Features Bridgette L. Collins

…with a blurb about her new book. Hi, Bridgette. What are you featuring today? I’m author and fitness coach Bridgette L. Collins, and I’m featuring my new book, Broken In Plain Sight. Broken In Plain Sight is my latest novel-like self-help book. Synopsis: In the book, Uncle Bert, a successful and influential businessman and State Representative, finds himself reflecting and feeling guilty for not coming to the aid of his sister, Saddie, and her four … Continue reading

BW&L Features Nicole Rountree

…with a blurb about her new book. Hi, Nicole. Thanks for participating in A Blurb About Your ___ (ABAY). Tell us a little about yourself. I’m Nicole Rountree and  I go by the pen name of Author Ni’Kay. I’m promoting my upcoming e-book, When It Rains, It Pours. Sounds interesting. Tell us more.  When It Rains, It Pours is my first authentic project displaying my talent as an author and a poet.  In the book, … Continue reading

Uh Oh!

Hey there! I’m so happy you subscribe to Books, Writing & Life but I must admit, I made a boo boo. (Can a grown woman get away with saying that?) I was “messing around” with some of the Word Press features yesterday and did something that disabled subscriber alerts for new posts. Please stop by and check out today’s featured person, Tyora Moody, author of When Rain Falls. Hopefully, I’ve undone what I did and you’ll receive this … Continue reading