Adventures in Writing a Novel

How to Survive being an Author (Part One) #writing #amwriting #author #writerslife

I couple of months ago someone shared a link to a blog post about how to survive being an author. Of course, once I saw the title I clicked on it, expecting either a really good article with some tips or perhaps some light-hearted funny antidotes on how to survive this crazy career. So which… Continue reading How to Survive being an Author (Part One) #writing #amwriting #author #writerslife

Living on the Farm

Barn First Aid Kits #horses #horse #equestrian #barnlife #farmlife #livingonafarm

With the arrival of two more horses, I knew it was time that I needed to expand the first aid kit that I have for the equines on Archer Farms. Sure, I have one already, but with only one and a half (the mini is counted as the half) horses on the property, it wasn’t… Continue reading Barn First Aid Kits #horses #horse #equestrian #barnlife #farmlife #livingonafarm

Adventures in Writing a Novel

You Got What No One Else Wanted . . . #writing #amwriting #author #romance #fantasy #paranormal

“I got what I wanted. ~ Penny Chenery “You got what no one else wanted.” ~ Hollis Chenery There are two movies that I can pop in at anytime and my four year old will jump for joy, curl up on the couch, and watch from beginning to end. One of them is Jurassic World… Continue reading You Got What No One Else Wanted . . . #writing #amwriting #author #romance #fantasy #paranormal

Homeschooling

Sounding Forth the Trumpet Study Questions #homeschool #homeschooling #history

In continuation from the previous two weeks, here are the study questions for Sounding Forth the Trumpet, Book Three, 1837-1860. For the questions of the other two volumes, follow the links. The Light and the Glory, Book One 1492-1787 From Sea to Shining Sea, Book Two 1787-1837 This year for our American History, I purchased… Continue reading Sounding Forth the Trumpet Study Questions #homeschool #homeschooling #history

Homeschooling

From Sea to Shining Sea Study Quesions #history #homeschool #homeschooling

In a continuation from last weeks post, here are the study questions for From Sea to Shining Sea, Book Two 1787-1837. For the questions to the other books, follow the links. The Light and the Glory Book One 1492-1787 Sounding Forth the Trumpet, Book Three 1837-1860 This year for our American History, I purchased the… Continue reading From Sea to Shining Sea Study Quesions #history #homeschool #homeschooling

Adventures in Writing a Novel

Ruin is a Gift. Ruin leads to Transformation #writing #author #amwriting #romance #fantasy #contemporary

When the movie Eat Pray Love came out there was one scene and one quote that struck me so deeply, that I’ve used it several times over the years if a friend was going through a particularly hard situation. “A friend took me to the most amazing place the other day. It’s called the Augusteum. Octavian Augustus built… Continue reading Ruin is a Gift. Ruin leads to Transformation #writing #author #amwriting #romance #fantasy #contemporary

Homeschooling

The Light and The Glory Study Questions #homeschooling #homeschool #history #Christian

This year for our American History, I purchased the three book series by Peter Marshall and David Manuel—The Light and the Glory, Book One 1492-1787, From Sea to Shining Sea, Book Two 1787-1837, and Sounding Forth the Trumpet, Book Three 1837-1860. In reading through the books, I’ve found them to be rather detailed, far more… Continue reading The Light and The Glory Study Questions #homeschooling #homeschool #history #Christian