Hello to all at Cold Coffee,
I have published MY LIFE FOR HER through Amazon Create-Space. This second edition is full of new details that add to the adventure. Excerpt- Chapter 1- Rob is reflecting back at his past, and the emotional journey of recent events.
Rob had sensed something odd yet familiar. It was the feeling that his life had circled back to the same time and…Continue
Added by Robert J. Saniscalchi on April 21, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Back in January 2012, The Young Knights made their first public appearance, albeit an early one, on the Muse's blog. As their real debut gets closer (May 2012), I wanted to give you another opportunity to make their acquaintance. I'm sure that they will stop by closer to publication for another interview!
Interview with the Young Knights of the Round Table: The King's…
Added by Cheryl Carpinello on April 10, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Suppose you want to write a fictional story for children. What are some of the things you need to do? One of the first steps is deciding on your message. For example, in my first fiction story, Charlie the Horse, I wanted my young readers to know how important it is to focus on your work and always try your best, even if you’re not in the mood that day. Charlie had all sorts of trouble concentrating on his work during his training. He would much rather eat the tulips and daffodils that…
Added by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne on April 5, 2012 at 9:43am — No Comments
Today we’re going to discuss characterization. What is that? It’s the art of creating a person for your story. You’ll need to describe your character’s personality traits and physical attributes so that your reader will relate well with him. The more completely you develop your characters, the more interesting your story will become. You’ll want to be as creative as you can so that your characters aren’t too ordinary, or boring.
What kind of main character should you create for your…
Added by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne on April 3, 2012 at 11:04am — No Comments
One of the most common problems writers have is coming up with a good idea for a children’s story. Where do these ideas come from? Don’t you wish there was a little idea elf who stopped by whenever you need him? Let’s discuss some ways to find good ideas.
I think a good place to start is your own experiences. Did something happen to change the course of your life? That was the case for my book, Tails of Sweetbrier. The decision my dad made to teach me to ride horses truly changed my…
Added by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne on April 2, 2012 at 8:12pm — No Comments