When my novel, Still Life in Blood, came out in 2013, I had an “instant” following in my local writers’ group (Rehoboth Beach Writers’ Guild) since I had spent the previous 8 years at Free Writes! writing bits and pieces of it. I sold a hefty amount of books at my local book store (Browseabout Books).
After viewing Facebook today with all the negativity, these are things everyone should do (and, yes, I need to take my own advice)…. One: Thank the Goddess you are alive and breathing. You were given another day. Use it wisely. Don't squander it. Don't wish harm on others. For that matter, don’t wish on others [...]
I was driving home this evening, in the pouring rain, and I decided to switch lanes, to slow down so I wouldn’t hydroplane (even though I think it's fun A.F.). I glanced over into my right sideview mirror, checking the right lane, and saw no cars, but as I was turning my head back and [...]
THANK•FUL ˈTHaNGkfəl/ adjective 1. Pleased and relieved. "They were thankful that the war was finally over." 2. Expressing gratitude and relief. "An earnest and thankful prayer." Synonyms: grateful, appreciative, filled with gratitude, relieved One time I was told that I said “Thank you” too much. I don’t believe you can. Being thankful for someone [...]