Category: other blog hops

Aug 18 2015

#BoutOfBooks 14 Day 2 #BoutOfBooksHunt and #BookReview of Writing Fantasy Heroes

Goal Template Time Devoted to Reading: I will be reading all week. I read for 4 hours today. #BoutOfBooksHunt Amazon.com Widgets My Goals: I intend to finish two books that I started reading already. I will read at least one book on the craft of writing. I hope to read one book aimed to improve …

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Aug 17 2015

#FictionalWorldTravel #BoutofBooks 14

Today’s challenge is from Between Library Shelves. List 3 to 6 books of fiction that take place in countries other than the one you currently reside in. List the books of choice and display them how you wish. BE CREATIVE! Use the hashtag #FictionalWorldTravel From my Goodreads to-read shelf. Eat My Globe: One Year to …

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Aug 07 2015

Fantasy Blog Tour for the War of Six Crowns Books

The Vanished Knight by M Gerrick My rating: 5 of 5 stars Callan is a wonderful rare character. She’s a foster child in England. But she might be from a fantasy world. The book sits on the edge between Portal and Urban Fantasy. The relatable story of this “Anne-like-luck” girl getting a new family that …

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Jul 31 2015

Hot Goals for August

  July can’t be over, can it? I swear I missed a week!   I took some great writing classes this month. I procured an expert to help me polish my query to perfection, and another expert to help get my first 20 pages to shine. The floggings are vital to success, so I’m grateful …

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Jul 01 2015

I will make my own fireworks with these Goals for July

May 29 2015

Goals for June #WriteClub2015 #WW #FirstReads #NewToYouRC #NewAuthorsRC2015

  Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   The BIG MAIN GOALS: Publish two decent-selling book series (speculative fiction) Survive at least another 40 years     2015 Goals:   Have 5000 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4390  — up 146 from last month! Update / redo what-are-they.com Download …

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May 26 2015

Express Yourself #eating while #writing

What I like to munch on while writing: baby carrots with hummus greek yogurt almonds cheese biscotti dipped in my coffee Pepperidge Farm Cheddar and Sour Cream cracker chips Enjoy the hop!

May 22 2015

Express Yourself with my Best Friend

My best friend has several quirks. But the one she is known for is her ability to not get ripped off. You might not think that’s a big deal. But she ALWAYS gets what she paid for. If there’s a scratch on her new car, she’ll not only have it buffed out, but the dealership …

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May 18 2015

Blood, Boobs, and Carnage blog fest featuring the novel Red Queen

This is a review and discussion of Victoria Aveyard’s book Red Queen. Pic taken of Red Queen book by @VictoriaAveyard for #boutofbooks and upcoming Blood, Boobs, and Carnage blogfest. pic.twitter.com/E7BG3a0rsQ — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) May 17, 2015 As you can see from that picture, I have marked several passages that fall into the categories. …

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May 17 2015

Last day for #boutofbooks and I have a victory

  Time Devoted to Reading I read all week.   My Goals To finish three books by May 17, 2015.   Updates Sunday Number of books I’ve been reading today: 1 Total number of books I’ve finished reading during the challenge: 3 Books finished: . . Review: The Easy Way to Write Fantasy That Sells …

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May 16 2015

My #boutofbooks update for day 6

  Time Devoted to Reading I will be reading all week. (Managed 1 hour so far today.)   My Goals To finish three books by May 17, 2015.   Updates Saturday Number of books I’ve been reading today: 1 Progress: 45% Book reading: Total number of books I’ve finished reading during the challenge: 2 Books …

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May 14 2015

Update post for #boutofbooks

  Time Devoted to Reading I will be reading all week.   My Goals To finish three books by May 17, 2015.   Updates Thursday Book reading: The Easy Way to Write Fantasy That Sells by Rob Parnell Total number of books I’ve finished reading during the challenge: 2 Books finished: . My (partial) Review …

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May 13 2015

Reading progress #boutofbooks Red Queen

  Time Devoted to Reading I will be reading all week. (Managed 4 hours so far today.)   My Goals To finish three books by May 17, 2015.   Updates Wednesday Number of books I’ve been read today: 1 Book reading: Total number of books I’ve finished reading during the challenge: 1 Book finished: The …

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May 11 2015

Bookish Survey #boutofbooks Answers

  The Questions:  1. How do you organize your shelves? By where the books will fit! I started off organizing by author last name, then I tried just by genre, then I tried just fiction here and non-fiction there… Yeah, it’s really just where the books will fit now. The shelves are full. (Or, as my …

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May 11 2015

Review of The Imaginary Friend by @kellyhashway #boutofbooks #FirstReads #NewToYouRC

  Time Devoted to Reading I will be reading all week.   My Goals To finish three books by May 17, 2015.   Updates Monday Number of books I’ve read today: 1 Total number of books I’ve read: 1 Books: The Imaginary Friend by Kelly Hashway   My Review:   The Imaginary Friend by Kelly …

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Apr 24 2015

A Goal Update to Gear up For #WRiTECLUB and Book Reviews #FirstReads #NewToYouRC #WorldBookNight

Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   The BIG MAIN GOALS: Publish two decent-selling book series (speculative fiction) Survive at least another 40 years     2015 Goals: Publish something every week on this blog (Hmm… minor defeat!) Have 5000 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4244 — up 84 …

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Mar 27 2015

I Will Spring Into April with These Goals

April 2015 goals   Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   Multiple computer and Internet issues in a row kept me away for seven weeks. I’m back now!   The BIG MAIN GOALS: Publish two decent-selling book series (speculative fiction) Survive at least another 40 years     2015 …

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Jan 30 2015

Update of Goals, Dreams, and Plans

Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   It isn’t enough just to have a good list of goals. There also has to be a plan, some way to execute them. I feel strongly about my reading goals. Last year I didn’t keep track of everything I read, and I …

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Jan 27 2015

Using #writetip and #querytip to Express Myself plus a Book Review of Write Good or Die by Scott Nicholson

  This will be split into three parts. The first will include a review of a book I finished reading on Jan 11. The second part will include tips from the Fellowship of Fantasy Writers tour. And the third will be tips from me. I’ve done this post using images so that you can PIN …

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Jan 22 2015

Expressing My Favorite Movie of 2014

It’s so CRUEL to make me choose just one! I mean really, LOOK at what came out in 2014! But, all right, there is one movie that I’ve watched more than five times already, so I think it’s safe to call it my favorite from 2014:

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