Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for Silver Threading. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 51,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 19 sold-out performances for that many people to see it. Click

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My Debut Novel: Amber Wake: Gabriel Falling-It all begins here… Chapter One.

Originally posted on Author Ronovan Hester:
Coming February of 2016 is my debut novel, a historical adventure written with award winning author PS Bartlett, titled Amber Wake: Gabriel Falling, a prequel to her Ivory Shepard series of books. Through this novel you discover the beginnings of the beginnings. And how Gabriel Wallace is involved with the gentleman pirate who devotes…

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Silver’s Book Reviews – “Prairie Moths – Memories of a Farmer’s Daughter,” by Judy Dykstra-Brown

Title:  Prairie Moths – Memories of a Farmer’s Daughter Author: Judy Dykstra-Brown File Size: 2447 KB Print Length: 50 pages Page Numbers Source ISBN:  Publisher: Judy Dykstra-Brown Publication Date: June 13, 2014 Sold by Amazon Digital Services, Inc.  Language: English ASIN: B00KZBJUGY Formats:  Kindle Genres: Biographies, Memoirs, Literature, Poetry *The author provided me with a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review, which follows* Step back into

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Silver’s Great Writing Adventure

Silver Threading will be taking a short writing hiatus to continue working on her first great work of fiction – The Swamp Fairy. From Wednesday, December 23, 2015, through Wednesday, December 30, 2015, Silver will be writing. There will be: NO Writers Quote Wednesday on 12/23/15 NO Mindful Monday – Healthy Living post on 12/28/15 NO Writers Quote Wednesday Weekly

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Christmas Trees Around the World – A Christmas Sharing Event

Image credit: Princess Sassy Pants & Co. Facebook Page Welcome to Christmas Trees Around the World, my first adventure in spreading peace and joy during the holiday season. I got this idea from all the great photos on Facebook that people were sharing of their Christmas trees and decorations. What fun! Happy Winter Solstice! Today is December 22, 2015, the shortest day

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4 Tactics to Create Your Novel’s Perfect Last Line

Originally posted on Sacha Black:
Some time ago, I wrote a post examining how?YA fantasy/dystopian novels opened, you can find it here. Well, the other day, I watched the final instalment of the Mockingjay from the Hunger Games trilogy. Despite its brutality,?there?was one particular line right at the end of the film that piqued my interest. So I decided to…

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