8- “Divergent”

What to do when you write a dystopian novel that starts in a utopian world?  How would that look? If you have ever read “The Giver” (Lois Lowry), you’ll see that Veronica Roth was influenced by that book when you read “Divergent”. 1-      Fiction/ Non- Fiction: Most of the story seemed easily believable.  There were…

A Book on the Shelf

I’m sitting in a book store. The people are drinking coffee discussing anything and everything. The walls have lithographs of classics long she’d. their authors are dead. I’ve read some of the stories they hide. Eyes eyes drift down, but now so far as to glace at my phone. Almost as if by magnetism, they…

The Who’s Who of My Bucket List: Author Style

I’m sure that any of you have always had a mental list of people you want to meet. Although there are other people on my list, being a blogger and wanna-be author, I have a list of authors I want to meet. Click on their photos to go to their websites. Photo credits from each author’s personal site. 6. Brian Selznick-…

Five Dream Books

I think I’ve mentioned my book, story, novel, (I’m undecided on what to call a longer fiction story that may turn into a series when it’s still in the editing process, oh well) multiple times before. Ironically, the unlabeled document of words that I’m working on went unmentioned here. That is likely because I wrote…

My Stories in Noun Descriptions

I wrote the following blog post a couple of months ago for my online writing class. Since then, I have worked harder on the first book mentioned and might be looking at self publishing companies soon. Who knows, maybe by this time next year I’ll be posting a link to the book? Fingers crossed! 🙂…