Category: The World According To…?

The World According to….Me? Books, movies, television and the latest craze. Also, a bit about my writing – myths and the supernatural. 

The Witcher: New Show from Netflix Coming This Fall

The Witcher: New Show from Netflix Coming This Fall I’ve been missing Game of Thrones more than I expected. Will Netflix’s new show The Witcher, based on Andrzej Sapkowski books, be enough to fill the void?   The series is to be released in…

FRIDAY’S QUIZ: How Nerdy Are You?

Friday's Quiz

  How Nerdy Are You?   I am: You’re the nerdiest nerd out there! You love to read, go to conventions, see the movies/shows to your favorite books. You’re awesome!       So, how nerdy are you? Nerd definition: A nerd is a person seen…

Journal Entry: Tempus Fugit ( Time Flies )

Where does time go? Where does it fly? How do you make it stop, or at least, slow down? Journal Entry: Tempus Fugit ( Time Flies ) This past week has been a busy one. Did I accomplish all I had planned? In a…

Writing: How do your characters look, move, speak?

Writing Characters

When you write, do you have a visual in your head of how your characters look, move, speak? I tend to always have someone  in mind when I create mine.   For Alexa the one that influenced her development was actress Lily Collins. I…

When Do You Use A Comma Before Or After But? — By Just Publishing Advice For Writers and Authors

  I found this very useful. Thought I would share.   Is there a comma before but? The correct answers are yes there is and no there isn’t. But you need to decide. It is easy to make the correct decision. It will depend…

Friday’s Quiz: What Kind of Reader are You?

Friday's Quiz

  Friday’s Quiz – What Kind of Reader are You?   I Am A Belonger/Connector You like to read for the sense of connection that comes from getting lost in a story. You feel a true belonging in the adventures, drama, and family dynamics…

6 Requirements for Writing Better Character Goals — From Helping Writers Become Authors

Excellent Post! Love the examples which help to visualize the points being made.     Quick. Tell me what your characters want. Maybe you have an immediate answer. Maybe your protagonist wants to save the world, survive, or live happily ever after. While those…

Book Marketing: How To Get Your Book Into Libraries — From The Creative Penn

I thoroughly enjoyed this post, and found it very useful. What do you think? Will you attempt to get your books into libraries?   It’s possible for indie authors to go beyond thinking of selling our books just at online retailers. Libraries are another…