In celebration of her recent book release, please enjoy part two of Donna’s guest post as she ponders the creative process. The idea for this story came from a love of a movie and a friend with a great story to share.
For a happy marriage, make your life an adventure As I look back on 42 years of togetherness, one word describes our life: adventure. From the moment we met, we shared kindred spirits of curiosity, adventurousness, and a willingness to
The Learning Curve: The Pitfalls of Writing and the Pursuit of Success Over the past several years I have come to realize that writing with the aim of getting a book published and into print is no longer a journey
The love between a book and its reader can truly be a selfish, and one-sided affair. As the reader you give all of yourself, surrendering your soul to the novel. Opening your heart to its writings, feeling all the emotions
It is one thing to intellectually understand what life in a third world country must be like. It is completely another to experience it and raise that understanding to the organic level. While the USA is not perfect – far from
There isn’t a more loaded question for me than “what do you do for a living?” I answer simply, “I’m a writer,” but for any of us, it’s never quite that simple. I studied journalism at Iowa State University, served
THE STRUGGLE TO STARDOM… IN MY CASE TO THE CONSTELLATIONS! The idea of ‘Ecliptic’ came to me by pure chance when my husband and I were talking about the constellations; it was a warm night, and we were walking
A hopeful story of remembrance by Stephen Mark Richards (author, adventurer and scientist) Adapted from chapter 16 of the true-life adventure Desert Winter by Stephen Mark Richards. Available in paperback and on Kindle from Amazon. Also part of the trilogy