Get Lost in Your Imagination

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in the worlds you create? To stand beside your characters and battle their trials with them? To even be one of your characters you created? I wish this every time I place the pen to paper. Instead of seeing it as if I'm nothing but a phantom, to … Continue reading Get Lost in Your Imagination

Stepping Back in Time – Williamsburg

Williamsburg – Research Heaven! I was able to step into the lives of my characters. I visited the Blacksmith, Wetherburn’s Tavern, the Apothecary, the Silversmith, the Milliner, the Cabinetmaker/Joiner, and theCooper. But, the two shops that fascinated me were the Printing Office and Bindery. Imagine your book being printed back in the 18th century. The … Continue reading Stepping Back in Time – Williamsburg

Taking a Breather

For the past week, I’ve pretty much locked myself in my captain’s quarter, doing my usual work and writing a market proposal for Death’s Island. It’s time for a breath of fresh air, to tend to the gardens, and watch the tadpoles in my fountain. I’m excited that I only have four more days until … Continue reading Taking a Breather

Williamsburg Vacation

Boy, this week has been busy. I’ve had hardly any time to think. The Outer Banks was a good break from the world, but short. That’s why I can’t wait for my next vacation, Williamsburg. As you can see, there on my sidebar, I have started a countdown section. And my first countdown is for … Continue reading Williamsburg Vacation