Tourists Beware – Scams We Were Warned About

While our coach rolled through the center of Paris our tour guide offered us a few insights of what scams he himself or others on previous tours experienced in Paris and other major cities. These included: Theft: Warnings about protecting our passports and cash so far as to pin them under our clothes. If it’s […]

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A London State of Mind

What would you do if you only had 24 waking hours to explore London? How would you best fill your time? Tours? Free-range adventure? That’s the conundrum I’m currently facing. I have about 12 hours in London once I get to my hotel on Christmas Eve Eve and another 12 hours the day before my […]

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See This Girl Travel!

I’m finally doing it! I set a goal for 2016 to travel and it’s finally happening! One week from tomorrow I will be boarding my flight to London where I will spend a day exploring before meeting up with a group of strangers to tour eight countries in 11 days! I am beyond excited, but […]

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Wyoming Winter Wind

The wind around here doesn’t bite. It mauls. It slices into the skin, through the arteries, down to the bones as methodically as a serial killer. Leaving the jagged remains of his first, unpracticed victim. Each incision designed to force life to linger with a mind bent on madness.

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April 30, 1975

“Bao, wake up. Don’t fuss. Hurry. We must go!” The muffled restraint of my mother’s voice woke me from a dream. A dream I had many times pondered over in the morning after. A dream of flight, of rush. A dream just like this moment. Through foggy eyes I watched her dress my sisters without […]

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How Book Reviews Improve Your Query Package

Authors across the globe can support me on this one – reviews are vital to our success. The good and the bad – we need them to show that people have picked up our writing, read it, and felt compelled to say something about it. But they come few and far between. Here we stand, […]

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Review: The Golden Isle

My Rating: 5 of 5 stars Dr. Michael Stone has refused a lucrative offer as a slave ship doctor only to find himself kidnapped and floating across the Atlantic Ocean like the stock in the hold beneath him. Although paid for his work, he is made aware that his presence there is negligible to the crew […]

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Roots

Run to depths unknown To find your greater purpose; Spark growth from the frost.

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Whispers

Darling, it’s bitter. So meet me beneath the trees; We’ll make our own warmth.

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