Monthly Archives: February 2018

COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE, NO. 73: ENERGY & KNOWLEDGE, #SNYONYMSONLY

Welcome to Tanka Tuesday! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Please note: We are all students of

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Colleen’s 2018 Book Reviews: “Farlander’s Law,” The Rose Shield, Book 3

Title: Farlander’s Law, The Rose Shield, Book III Amazon Author Page: D. Wallace Peach Publication Date: April 12, 2017 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science Fiction, Colonization, First Contact, New Adult & College Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: “Immune to influence, the Cull Tarr infiltrate the tier cities, and the Shiplord plies the queen for a bond that will cede her realm. Catling’s

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“My Journey,” A Reverse #Cinquain

For my Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge this week I used finding for breakthrough, and journey for movement. New Cinquain Poetry Forms Cinquain – Wikipedia (Many Thanks to Scott from the House of Bailey.Wordpress.com for the information) * Reverse Cinquain: A form with one 5-line stanza in a syllabic pattern of two, eight, six, four, and two. Click the link above

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#Fairies, #Myths, & #Magic 2018 Author Spotlight Guest Posts: “The Black Shuck of East Anglia,” by Author, Robbie Cheadle

This week, I am pleased to introduce you to author, Robbie Cheadle. Robbie creates the most spectacular cakes and sweets with her son, Michael. Robbie created this cake for a Christmas charity event. Robbie is creative in each and every one of her endeavors. She is an avid reader and an accomplished poet in addition to creating children’s books under

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Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge, No. 72: Breakthrough & Movement, #SnyonymsOnly

Welcome to Tanka Tuesday! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Please note: We are all students of

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Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Drake and the Fliers,” by Author, Allison Maruska

Title: Drake and the Fliers Amazon Author Page: Allison Maruska Publication Date: November 30, 2015 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: #Post Apocalyptic, #Science Fiction, #Lesbian, #Gay, #Bisexual & #Transgender, Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: Sixteen-year-old Drake can’t understand why the virus spared him. The only survivors he’s seen vandalized his makeshift dwelling, and despite his sister’s dying wish that he connect with others, he spends his days

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