Taking in the scenery and people watching from a huge lounge in a hotel that sits at the bottom of Aspen Mountain is not only mesmerizing, it’s incredible. Today there are workers setting up for a wine festival coming next week. The gardeners all look like they belong on snowboards doing extreme tricks in the… Continue reading Aspen
Keep your eyes on the stars, but remember to keep your feet on the ground. ~ Theodore Roosevelt A BookBrush design
The little child looked upward to the sky, but a gigantic creature was blocking the sun. He moved slowly toward the little girl, her feet frozen to the ground. Inches away, the animal’s nostrils flared and retracted as the air around her face disappeared. She felt a silent scream in her ears, and life seemed… Continue reading A Horse Can Teach Life Lessons
The Purpose of a human life is to serve, to show compassion and the will to help others. ~ Albert Schwetzer
Audiobook: Basic Narrator Tips Why is an author writing How to Get Hired as a narrator? First, I would like to thank the narrators for sending in auditions. This week I am working on hiring a narrator for my fourth audiobook, Lakehouse Déjà Vu. We received 60 amazing auditions. This group of narrators really made… Continue reading How Narrators Get Hired
Those who don't jump will never fly.
July 13th 2022, Kindle Vella will be celebrating its first year as an Amazon writing platform. However, I only started reading Vella episodes a few months ago and haven’t dove-in and published anything there…yet. This is how Amazon describes Kindle Vella: It’s a new way to share serialized stories with readers over an extended period… Continue reading What is Kindle Vella?
A sense of curiosity is nature's original school of education.
A Novella by RA Anderson
As I walked into the Antarctica exhibit at SeaWorld, I felt an overwhelming wave of concern wash over me. Simply remembering the penguin friends I had made in Antarctica in January 2020, thoughts of them lingered and I wondered how their world has changed since then. The National Geographic guides told us the areas we… Continue reading Antarctica Friends