Hi, everybody! I am excited to share with you Yecheilyah's First Annual POETRY Contest, right here on my blog. Read the instructions below, because you are going to love this!! From Yecheilyah: "It's no secret I love poetry. In fact, my entrance into Indie Publishing began this way, with a collection of poems. I have … Continue reading ANNOUNCING: Yecheilyah’s 1st Annual Poetry Contest
I had the privilege of visiting Lisa today on her monthly feature: Couch Convos. I loved her questions. Please stop by and say hello. ❤
LWT: Welcome to Couch Convos! Let’s get started. How did you get the idea to write about the swamp fairy?
CC:Thanks, Lisa. I’m happy to be here with you. I love this big comfy couch. Now hang on, because I am going to tell you how I met a real life fairy!
While on a walk during a warm, foggy morning in November 2014, I had a close encounter of the fairy kind. At the time, we were living in Pensacola, Florida. I still remember the day, as if it has been carved into my memory; something I will never forget.
©Colleen Chesebro used with permission
As I walked along the road, I heard a sound that instantly caught my attention. At first, I considered the possibility that the sound might be an injured bird rustling in the thick underbrush. I peered into the foliage and drew…
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Lisa has a new blog feature, Monday Motivation! Check it out! ❤
Today I am starting a brand new feature on @rebirthoflisa dedicated to helping you feel better on Mondays. The feature is aptly named “Motivational Monday”. I will post affirmations to help motivate you to keep going and have a positive outlook. I hope you will enjoy this feature. Please leave me a comment with your thoughts and/or feedback.
One of the hardest things for authors to undertake after their novel is written and self-published, is the marketing aspect of their book. There are a few programs out there geared toward making a loud bang in the blogosphere. One of them is called a THUNDERCLAP. Thunderclap is an organization similar to crowd funding, except … Continue reading Calling All Authors! Will You Help a Friend?
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Title: The Mistreatment of Zora Langston
Author: Lisa W. Tetting
ISBN 13: 9780996142908
Published: 1 edition (March 15, 2015)
Pages: 163 pages
Genre: Young Adult, Drama, Black Fiction, Coming of Age,
*A copy of this book was provided by the author in exchange for an honest review, which follows.
At the tender age of nine years old, Zora Langston loses the most important person in her life, her father. This one event, sets off a chain of events that is mind-boggling. Zora is left with a mother who despises her, a sister who hates her, and a brother who does not even acknowledge her presence. The death of Zora’s father is further exacerbated when her mother’s boyfriend moves in and takes his place as the head of the household.
Zora struggles to cope with the harsh treatment she receives, as the youngest child in the…
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