Merry Christmas!!


  Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone!! Hope you all enjoy your celebrations and family gatherings!! I’ll be off the blog until the second week of Jan. too, so Happy New Year’s a bit early!!   Related articles It’s OK to say ‘Merry Christmas’ to anyone you want (kansascity.com)  

Scary…to me


Scary…to Me Traci Kenworth   I considered many ways to write this blog but I couldn’t quite pinpoint what I wanted to say. We can define horror in many ways: evil, savage, beastly, to name a few. The fact of the matter is, the types are endless. When I write scary stories, it’s not to […]

The Future of Book Reviews on This Blog


  The Future of Book Reviews on This Blog   Traci Kenworth       For some time I’ve been thinking about these book reviews and whether they take the blog in the direction I want it to go. I’ve decided that they don’t. This doesn’t mean I’m giving up on reading books or the […]

To Wait or Not…


    To Wait or Not…   Traci Kenworth       So, I’ve got this dilemma. Now that I’ve finished my first draft of my current wip, I’m   not sure how long to wait in-between drafts. I’ve gone a couple weeks already since writing “the end.” I’m wondering if I should wait another […]

Book Review: How to Write a Damn Good Novel II by James N. Frey


    Book Review: How To Write A Damn Good Novel II by James N. Frey   Traci Kenworth       St. Martin’s Press 1994                                     `Fiction       I’m going to take a quote from the book: “This book covers advanced techniques such as how to make your characters not just dynamic but […]

Another day off…


Sorry, everyone. The book review for this week will be set back till the following one. Welcome to summer on Wednesday!! It’s this and the kids being out of school that have my time dwindling for reading, blogging, writing, etc. Oh, and the third week of recovery from surgery is going well, thank God!! Just […]

Award Time


Hello. I’ve recently received two new blogger awards. I’m honored to be thought of, there are so many blogs out there, it’s truly heartwarming to be chosen. I’ve actually been a bit of a slack on reviews these past couple weeks, choosing instead to run cover reveals while I prepare for surgery. Since I will […]

Another Miss


Another Miss Traci Kenworth   Sorry, everyone, I didn’t get a book review in this week again. More life came into play. Between appointments, errands, and Spring Cleaning the book/s got pushed to the side. I will be back soon and plan to make book reviews a regular feature here. Some problems might occur when […]

A Chat with a Fairy Godmother…


A Chat with a Fairy Godmother… Traci Kenworth   We have as our guest here today, Maggie Winters from The Fairy Godmother’s Files by Rebekah L. Purdy. And if we’re extremely lucky, we might get a sneak peek of the hotness that is Seth. Okay, question time:   Do you prefer “Maggie,” or “Mags?”  It […]

By the Roadside…


By the Roadside (Observations on life, books and the like…) Traci Kenworth   Living where I do, in Amish country, is simple, easy, and a bit breath-taking. You see some quaint things you don’t see every day in the city. I think it’s part of the charm. Yet, more and more residents are having to […]