Public Praise, Self Stretch

Critique of My Book: Geetanjali, Ankita and Kia

Kia's blog Ankita's blog Geetanjali's blog I was approached by Geetanjali, an avid reader and book reviewer, who had seen Erin Nicole Cochran's Readers' Favorite review for Journey into the Shadow and the Sunshine. Geetanjali offered to review my book, along with two of her friends who are also avid readers and book reviewers. All… Continue reading Critique of My Book: Geetanjali, Ankita and Kia

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Critique of My Book: Clarissa Pattern

Clarissa's Goodreads profile Clarissa Pattern found my book on Readers' Favorite and approached me for a Review Exchange. Not only did I receive the most marvellous commentary from her about Journey into the Shadow and the Sunshine, I got to read the incredible book she authored! (Read about her book in an upcoming post.) Here… Continue reading Critique of My Book: Clarissa Pattern

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Critique of My Books: I Write Her

Susi Bocks' blog I discovered this wonderful website by Susi Bocks ... I'm so glad I did! Susi took on the WordPress Challenge to 'post every day in January': coming into my inbox was a variety of poetry and themes. Susi accepted my request to review my work: she looked at both of them, saying,… Continue reading Critique of My Books: I Write Her

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ArtsHub Reviews

ArtsHub I've found a new outlet to review for, which I'm absolutely loving! ArtsHub - the national one-stop-shop for everything arts in Australia - sends me amazing books which challenge my preconceptions, and I hone my first-draft-free-form-800+ words into a maximum of 600 words. I enjoy the challenge to be succinct and really pay attention… Continue reading ArtsHub Reviews

Public Praise, Self Stretch

Critique of My Book: Readers’ Favorite

Readers' Favorite Readers' Favorite is a supportive writing environment, with a wealth of authorial resources: it does not post reviews of less than 4 stars, preferring to give individual feedback to the author rather than 'trash' their work in public. It was the first platform to do so. Erin Nicole Cochran's review of Journey into… Continue reading Critique of My Book: Readers’ Favorite

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Edge of Humanity

The tremendous Edge of Humanity This fabulous website I feel lucky to have stumbled across: it's a generous offering of everything arty from all around the globe. It promotes authors and artists of every variety ... and there is so much to discover! It's easy to lose a few hours going down its enticing alleyways… Continue reading Edge of Humanity

Mindful Musings, Public Praise, Self Stretch

First Critique of My Book: Reedsy

Reedsy Discovery: a wonderful platform for readers and writers What does the world think of my book? It's a challenging thing to put one's own work out into the world - especially content as personal and autobiographical as mine. On one level there's the thinking that "these poems and artworks are me: my private thoughts,… Continue reading First Critique of My Book: Reedsy

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New Year = New Expansions

Podcast Power! As the world enters a new calendar year, my personal interactions with the world reach dizzying new heights: having run this blog now for over 100 blog posts it is expanding from visual-only to aural. Admittedly, I've been able to achieve this because it was handed to me on a platter: between my… Continue reading New Year = New Expansions

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Guest Editor of the Babe Letter

I'm lucky enough to have discovered HerStry and Babes Who Write, a dynamic and inclusive writing space for women. It's a place for me to meet other authors, discuss things writerly and sharpen my writing tools. I personally get a lot out of these interactions and feel like I am always learning new things about… Continue reading Guest Editor of the Babe Letter