Video Traveling

I love setting my Bodies of Art books in European places I’ve visited. I love going back and looking at the pictures I took, restudying the maps to remind myself of the route we chose. Reading notes I made when I ran across something interesting or heard a lovely accent or terrific turn of phrase. All that “reviewing time” not only helps me write the books, but helps me relive the whole experience. Still, no matter how well written my notes, or how sharply focused the photos, there are things I’m always going to forget until something comes along to jog my memory. One way I do this is to watch YouTube videos of the area I’m writing about. Often the videos show things I saw from a different perspective, too, which broadens my own understanding of the area and culture. But other times I watch YouTube videos that come Read more…

Tonight! Tonight! Tonight!

Fabulous FB Event tonight. Here’s the schedule for all 18 Henery Press authors for tonight’s fun, fun, fun event. Come chat with your favorite authors (hey! I’ll be up at 8:30 p.m. CST, remember), meet a few new ones, play games & enter for some great prizes (I have some good ones planned, and all the other authors do, too), and learn about a bunch of wonderful books. Bring your own hot chocolate, and feel free to show up in your PJs. Click here join in the fun, and check out the schedule below to see who’s up when 🙂 Schedule (all times are pm EST) 7-7:30: Gretchen Archer & Susan Boyer 7:30-8 Terri L Austin & LynDee Walker 8-8:30: Annette Dashofy & Wendy Tyson 8:30-9: Kait Carson & Art Taylor 9-9:30: Shawn Simmons & Julie Mulhern 9:30-10: Ritter Ames & Christina Freeburn 10-10:30: Nancy Silverman 10:30-11: Diane Villare & Cynthia Kuhn Read more…