{Guest Post} Lisa Rivero: Writing From the Center

Where does a story come from? When Kelsey suggested I write about the inspiration and research for my recent book, Oscar's Gift, I had the chance to think about that question with some new perspective. I was pondering my answer while my son and I visited the town of Belle Fourche in South Dakota's Black … Continue reading {Guest Post} Lisa Rivero: Writing From the Center

{Book Review} Oscar’s Gift: Planting Words with Oscar Micheaux

Author: Lisa Rivero Genre: MG historical fiction Published: August 21st 2011 Publisher: Createspace Pages: 136 Source: Ebook from Author Goodreads Summary: The year is 1904 on the Rosebud Indian Reservation, and eleven-year-old Tomas, the son of Swedish immigrants, thinks that life is a game of chance. Now you see it. Now you don’t. His father. School. … Continue reading {Book Review} Oscar’s Gift: Planting Words with Oscar Micheaux

Fear and Encourgement!

Today has been an awesome day! First, the lovely Lisa Rivero (author of Planting Words: My Friend Oscar Micheaux) has featured an interview on her blog where I talk about how I find and make time to write. Check out: Kelsey Ketch on Finishing Your Novel: I Write Whenever I Can And now, the amazing D.M.Cunningham (author … Continue reading Fear and Encourgement!