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Kreativ Blogger Award

The lovely Kate has nominated me for the Kreative Blogger Award. This is my first time and Kate thank you that did put a smile on my face.

The Rules:

1. Thank my nominator and provide a link to their blog

2.List seven things that readers might find interesting about me

3.Nominate seven other bloggers

4.Smile on the inside, it does a body good.

Seven things about me:

1-I am owned by eight birds.

2-I love walking in the rain, for real, but especially in the snow.

3-My favorite genre to read is horror.

4-I am a budding photographer

5-I read my bible daily.

6-I still miss my dad even though we lost him in the 70’s.

7-I hate to be bored.

Seven bloggers:









Between the writing classes that have been taken, some useful links have been discovered. I thought this would be a good time to share them with my readers.

Online Communities


Writer’s Digest Community




Useful Websites

The Writing Room

For Writers

Writing World

Explore Writing

State and National Organizations

North Carolina Writers’ Network

Mystery Writers of America

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Some books of interest that one can find in the library:

Creative Writing by Dianne Doubtfire

Jump Start: How to Write from Everyday Life by Robert Wolf

Breathing Life Into Your Characters by Rachel Ballon

The Writer’s Idea Book by Jack Heffron

A Writer’s Guide to Fiction by Elizabeth Lyon

Two books that I refer to a lot are:

Hooked: Write Fiction That Grabs Readers at Page One and Never Lets Them Go by Les Edgerton

On Writing by Stephen King

I will be upfront and admit my bias for Mr. King. Being from the same state, we are rather proud of him.  Hopefully one of these links will bring some ideas, tips or resources to you. Good luck with your writings.