Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 148 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Here are your two words for this week: EMPTY & SPACE HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY!  PLEASE support the other poets by visiting their blogs and leaving… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poet of the Week & Honorable Mention(s), No. 147, #PoetsChoice

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the Poet of the Week and poetry that I felt deserved an honorable mention. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. Congratulations, and many thanks to… Continue reading

COLLEEN’S 2019 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “The Vine Witch,” BY AUTHOR, Luanne G. Smith, @writersmith1

Featuring Your New Weekend Read! This is a redo post for the 10/4/19 book review created with my previous “broken” theme. The sharing buttons were missing. I apologize for the inconvenience. Colleen Chesebro About “The Vine Witch” A young witch emerges from a curse to find her world upended in… Continue reading

What’s Coming in WordPress 5.3 (Features and Screenshots)

Many thanks to Web designer Louise Findlay for all her help and guidance. Check out her blog HERE. WordPress 5.3 is coming soon with new features and improvements. Here is a list of all the features that are coming in WordPress 5.3 with screenshots. Source: What’s Coming in WordPress 5.3… Continue reading

The Basics of Using the Gutenberg Editor – Part One

On December 31, 2021 (two years from now) WordPress will discontinue the old Classic Editor. This prompted a huge discussion in our Literary Diva’s Facebook group. I’ll be sharing my experiences with the WordPress Gutenberg editor. Eventually, we all have to succumb to change. I hope I can make your… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 147, #Poet’sChoice

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It’s the first of the month and you know what that means! Poets choose your own words. It’s my favorite month of the year! HAPPY OCTOBER! PLEASE support the other poets by visiting their blogs and leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is… Continue reading

COLLEEN’S 2019 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Space Dust,” BY AUTHOR, Eloise De Sousa, @mello_ello

This review is part of Eloise De Sousa’s Blog Tour for the book, Space Dust About this Book: We’re going on a trip in Big Ox’s canoe. Watch the fire bears roar on Venus as pepper pot trees grow on the moon. As Big Ox steers us to the planets,… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poet of the Week & Honorable Mention(s), No. 146, #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the Poet of the Week and any honorable mention poetry that really caught my eye. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. I’ve moved my site… Continue reading

Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Susan M. Shuman

Hello everyone! This week, I’m thrilled to bring you author, Susan M. Shuman. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE. We all aspire to be successful authors, and the best way to learn some tricks of the trade is to ask questions. First,… Continue reading

Book Review: Fairies, Myths, & Magic ~ A Summer Celebration by Colleen M. Chesebro

The most wonderful thing an author receives is praise for their writing. Many thanks to James Cudney for this review of my book. <3 Continue reading