Showing posts from March, 2017

March Madness #250 #Giveaway

  Score Big during the $250 March Madness Cash giveaway where you have the option of choosing between $250 PayPal Cash OR an Amazon E-Gift Card! This event was organized by The Kids Did It & The Mommy Island and sponsored by the awesome bloggers, authors, and Etsy shop owners listed below! Give some love to the March Madness sponsors and follow them on social media: March Madness Sponsors: The Kids Did It The Mommy Island Zombie Parenting Healthy Happy Thrifty Family   Parenting Healthy   Easy Enter Sweepstakes   Savvy Sweeper's Tidbits   Mom To Grandma   Home Jobs By Mom   Krazy Kat Freebies   PaulaMS' Giveaways,  Reviews, & Freebies   bookroomreviews   MajorLeagueMommy   Author Mary Ting   Misadventures with Andi   Nicki Elson's Not-so-deep Thoughts   Miss Molly Says Confessions of a Frugal Mind   Hip Mama's Place   FROG Reviews and Ramblings   Thrifty Mommas Tips   Jennifer Lane Books   MumbleBeeInc

Incense and Peppermints - a Blog Blitz with @cathconstantine #60s #contemporary #YA

I'm so excited to feature Cathrina Constantine's brand new release, Incense and Peppermints!  Incense and Peppermints Cathrina Constantine Publication date: March 10th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult Peace demonstrations, sit-ins, and burning the U.S. flag following the escalation of the Vietnam War are leading to a catalyst known to the world as the Sixties, and a musical revolution, flower power, hippies, marijuana, and drugs are carrying the generations—young and old—into a new decade. All the while sixteen-year-old Mary Monroe is caught between being an innocent good girl and an autumn of sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll.   When her brother offers a solution to her dilemma in the form of a little pill, Mary ignores the rumba in her brain and takes a walk on the wild side. Plunged into popularity and a life she’s only imagined, she meets Michael Covington, the hot newcomer, and she’s instantly drawn in by his less than flawless exterior and bad boy

Aww, Maaaaaan! #IWSG

I swear I've had my latest insecurity picked out for the last month - and then I go and almost miss this month's meeting of the Insecure Writer's Support Group. I guess it's not all that surprising, though, seeing as my insecurity is that I've become awash in an utter lack of discipline when it comes to writing. I've declared 2017 to be a Year of Writing for me - as in, a year of writing, writing, writing without a thought to the tasks that go into publishing. I'm, SO excited to go back into the writing's just that I seem to have trouble getting myself in there. All of February has passed and all I've got is a rough outline of a novel and a first draft of a first chapter plus a few paragraphs into a second chapter. My fear is that without any set deadlines, I won't make progress. So here's a deadline - entire first draft written by the end of September. No probs, right? How do you keep yourself on task without a hard deadlin