More Books Added to My Growing Collection

It is so much fun to shop for new books. I think that’s the only shopping I really enjoy…I’m not much for clothing or shoes, but put me in a bookstore and I can browse the aisles for hours! Although I prefer to look for books at a physical store where I can hold and feel the book (yes, sometimes the feel of a book has a say in me buying it), I’m not opposed to online shopping. One of my favorite places to shop online is BookOutlet.com because they have such reasonable prices.

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Review: Out of The Silent Planet

Science Fiction isn’t a genre I am familiar with – except for Star Trek. I am not a reader of SciFi unless it is Star Trek related, so reading this novel was a difference experience for me. When reading a fiction, mystery, or suspense, all these genres have something in common; they are about our world and describe objects I am familiar with. Not so with Out of the Silent Planet.

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Writing Goals – Don’t Give Up on Your Dreams!

Do you have the urge to write? Is one of your goals to write a book? I know my answer to both of these questions was a motivated “YES!”, but I wasn’t sure if my desire to write a book would ever materialize. Why? Because I wasn’t sure what I wanted to write about. I knew I had the passion to write and I knew I wanted to write a book; how that would happen, I had no idea. Then one day I decided I wanted to write a children’s book. However, I still didn’t know what I wanted to write about. I remembered that old adage, “Write about what you know”.

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