Recipes from My Kitchen Made with Love

After sharing some scrumptious photos yesterday of things that are "sweet," Hugh, from Hugh's Views and News, asked me to share the recipes that go along with the photos I submitted for his photo challenge. Here they are! Ron's Banana Bread I swear I just bought those bananas a few days ago!  Nevertheless, there on … Continue reading Recipes from My Kitchen Made with Love

How To Write A Novel Outline (Like the Lady Boss You Are!) — She’s Novel

Are you starting your first novel? Here are some great novel outlining tips! ❤ Hello again, lovely ladies of the internet! Did you know that you're a lady boss? Yes, you! If you're feeling a bit confused, allow me to break it down for you. Lady Boss - noun.1. part lady, part boss. 2. (In literature) … Continue reading How To Write A Novel Outline (Like the Lady Boss You Are!) — She’s Novel

Silver’s Word of the Week – VACUOUS

If it's Friday – it's Silver's Word of the Week! I decided that it would be fun to offer a different word each week with its meaning and use it in a couple of sentences to see if I could learn some new words to expand my vocabulary. Join me and see if together we … Continue reading Silver’s Word of the Week – VACUOUS

Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 18 – Sweet

I have been so busy writing I have not had much time to join in Hugh's FUN photo challenge! So here I am this week excited because the word is "SWEET!" Of course, this conjures up all kinds of wonderful things that are fattening. What the heck? It's EASTER week! Time to Enjoy the sweets … Continue reading Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 18 – Sweet

The Half-Blood Prince Guide to Question Arcs | Better Novel Project

More great information on adding question arcs to your story from my favorite site, The Better Novel Project! ❤ This is a guest post by Jed Herne, author of the forthcoming novel, The Aeon Academy. A question arc in your novel can help build suspense: Suspense: a state or condition of mental uncertainty or excitement, as … Continue reading The Half-Blood Prince Guide to Question Arcs | Better Novel Project

#WQWWC Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – MAGIC

It's time to join in for the third "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge," co-sponsored with Ronovan Hester of Ronovan Writes, right here on SilverThreading.com and myself, Silver Threading! Please use #WQWWC on Twitter so we can retweet you. Welcome!  This is an open invitation to join in on our blogging event called the "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing … Continue reading #WQWWC Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – MAGIC

Why Fiction Authors Benefit from Indie Publishing | Digital Book World

To continue our online discussion about traditional publishing vs. self-publishing, Gipsika sent me this link... There is much to read but it does help to give a clearer picture of our publishing options available. ❤ Should authors stick with big publishers or consider going the independent publishing route? Do indie authors make money? Read this … Continue reading Why Fiction Authors Benefit from Indie Publishing | Digital Book World

To Self-Publish or Try the Publishing Option? That is the Question…

Image Credit: Randomhousebooks.com/hydra Last week I came across an article about Hydra, a digital-first imprint of Random House. Here is the link to read the article. Hydra is reported as presenting the next generation of science fiction, fantasy, and horror who says: "Every title is available for purchase at major e-retailers and compatible with all … Continue reading To Self-Publish or Try the Publishing Option? That is the Question…

Mindful Monday Healthy Living – “Your Well-Being Matters,” by Erika Kind

Welcome to Mindful Monday – Healthy Living! Each week I try to examine new or sometimes old things about myself on my journey to becoming healthier. I have found that being mindful encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to, … Continue reading Mindful Monday Healthy Living – “Your Well-Being Matters,” by Erika Kind