Publishers Weekly – International Book & Bookselling News, Reviews, Bestsellers – is a website that acts as a news room for the publishing industry. Visitors to the site can see what’s happening, where it’s happening and to whom. I’ve seen articles about new publishers looking for submissions, indie authors cracking into mainstream publishing and the … Read morePublishers Weekly
As a writer I’m always looking for new resources, so when I came across this website I had to share it here. The website is called Resource Central Directory – World Resources for All – Study, Learn, & Research. This site is jam-packed with links to reference sites on a large variety of subjects; including … Read moreResource Central Directory
Forget Me Not by Isabel Wolff My rating: 3 of 5 stars I chose this book to read for two reasons: 1) I had three days of train travel left for the year and wanted to be sure to finish whichever book I started (because I knew I wouldn’t do any reading over the holidays), … Read moreBook Review: Forget Me Not
It’s the festive season and everyone is busy…or they should be. This will be my last opportunity to post anything this side of Christmas Day, so I’d like to take the opportunity to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. May your day be filled with happiness, joy and love and may you be wreathed in … Read moreMerry Christmas!
Finders Keepers by Emily Rodda My rating: 3 of 5 stars I wanted something fun to read. As I enjoy books for younger readers, I thought I’d give this two-book series a go – the second book is entitled “The Timekeeper” is reviewed in this same post below. Besides, as I write for this age … Read moreFinders Keepers and The Timekeeper
The new WordPress allows the user to update plugins with a quick click of a button – no downloading the new file then uploading it to the server and then activating it. Life is becoming so much easier with each year that passes, in terms of technology. Recently, I used this new system to update … Read moreBroken Plugin Causes Inability to Post
Ether by Kristine Williams My rating: 3 of 5 stars Yesterday, I mentioned how I select books to read and Ether by Kristine Williams is an excellent example of that. Because of my current addiction to read ebooks I was combing Smashwords, a website that offers ebooks by new authors in many different formats. The … Read moreeBook Review: Ether
During my lifetime I’ve seen some changes in the world, especially where technology is concerned. I remember, in 1990, when my boss paid $50,000 for two computers. I was thrilled to be given one of those computers to work on. It was a buzz to use exciting new equipment and I learned quickly that I … Read moreWhat a difference a decade makes!