Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge # 23 – HELP & SMILE

Happy TANKA Tuesday everyone! Welcome to the TANKA CAFÉ. Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, order some coffee or tea and let’s write some TANKA poetry. Grab a cup of Joe or a cup of tea and… Continue reading

Is Your Blog As Friendly As You Think It Is?

A great reminder from Hugh, to check out how friendly your blog is… besides these are just good habits to have in our community. <3 Continue reading

Meet Guest Author Colleen Chesebro…

I had the honor of popping in over at Chris’ blog. Have a read and learn a bit about some of the symbolism I used in the Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy. <3 Continue reading

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge # 22 – “Door & Friend”

Happy TANKA Tuesday everyone! Welcome to the TANKA CAFÉ. Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, order some coffee or tea and let’s write some TANKA poetry. Grab a cup of joe or a cup of tea and… Continue reading

How authors including JK Rowling need to hire sensitivity readers for touchy subjects in their books | The Independent

Authors… what do you think? I touched on the issues of acceptance and bullying in my debut novel. I walked a fine line not to alienate a particular group of people. Yet, some of these biases are culturally based and add a sense of reality to your characters. As authors,… Continue reading

How to Have the Perfect Weekend Writer’s Retreat – E.M. Welsh

Have you been suffering from writer’s block? Don’t fret… read the post below and participate in your own weekend writing conference. I’m scheduling my own now! <3 Source: How to Have the Perfect Weekend Writer’s Retreat – E.M. Welsh Continue reading

» Grey Borders Magazine: Now Seeking Submissions

Writers: Check this magazine out and what types of manuscripts they are looking for! WOW! I love it! <3 A rare find. Grey Borders Magazine publishes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and artwork that challenges social norms. Founded in 2002, this Canadian magazine has been published in print and online for over… Continue reading

Colleen’s #Book #Reviews – “Charlene the Star,” by Deannie Humphreys Dunne

Title:  Charlene the Star Author: Deannie Humphreys-Dunne Illustrator: Holly Humphrys-Bajaj File Size: 1207 KB Print Length: 100 Pages Publisher: Self-Published by Author Publication Date: February 8, 2017 Sold By: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B06X3RH9SN Formats: Paperback and Kindle Goodreads Genres: Literature & Fiction, Children’s Books *I was given a publication copy of this book from the author for review purposes*… Continue reading

Author Interview – Colleen Chesebro – The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Swamp Fairy (Fantasy Genre)

A fun interview at my one of my favorite poets’ blog, David Ellis. ❤ Continue reading

Authors Supporting Authors: New Release: “Chasing Bedlam,” by Charles E. Yallowitz

AUTHORS SUPPORTING AUTHORS One of my favorite authors, Charles E. Yallowitz, has published a new book available now! Check it out! Return to the Shattered States for a tale of love between a woman & her jeep! Lloyd and Cassidy’s last adventure was to honor a life. This time they… Continue reading