History Facts · Throwback Thursday

TBT: Victorian Death Superstitions Pt 2

Here are just a few fun superstitions from the Victorian Era about death. These were collected from the Friends of Oak Grove Cemetery. If the deceased has lived a good life, flowers would bloom on his grave; but if he has been evil, only weeds would grow. If several deaths occur in the same family, tie… Continue reading TBT: Victorian Death Superstitions Pt 2

History Facts · Throwback Thursday

TBT: Victorian Death Superstitions and Rituals

Halloween is just around the corner and since my book does require the death of a secondary character, I thought it might be fun to share some of the superstitions I discovered during research of Victorian funerals and mourning rituals.   At the Time of Death If the death occurred at home, the curtains would… Continue reading TBT: Victorian Death Superstitions and Rituals

GMC · Story Plotting · Writing Craft Wednesday · Writing Prompts

Writing Wednesday: NaNoWriMo Top Ten

Are you new to the writing scene? Maybe you’ve heard of NaNoWriMo. Maybe you’ve even attempted it or completed it. Maybe you are just even wondering what this crazy abbreviate even means. Well, today my goal is to teach you what it is, give some ideas on how to prepare, and to create/share NaNoWriMo goals.… Continue reading Writing Wednesday: NaNoWriMo Top Ten

Terrific Book Tuesday

Terrific Book Tuesday: ACFW October 2016 Book Releases

Once a month I will post the ACFW New Releases List on my blog. I enjoy promoting other authors, especially my fellow ACFW friends. Take a look and let me know which ones sound interesting!   October 2016 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website.… Continue reading Terrific Book Tuesday: ACFW October 2016 Book Releases