Frazzled and Fragmented. Who Me?

It is easy to get distracted these days, with so many irons in the fire. As one writer put it "we are fragmented and frazzled." I could not have put it better myself. After just finishing up a Writer's Conference - well, it was a month or more ago - I have research materials, notes, and […]

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Tobacco Insecticide Spray Worked for Me

If I may, I would like to share a quick story with you. I have told you about the tobacco-based insecticide spray that I have used for years to control fleas, chiggers, mosquitoes, dust mites … and so many creepy crawlers. So here is a personal account of how many years ago it helped my […]

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E-Commerce | Is Your Store Visually Appealing?

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Why Is Visual Appeal So Important to Your Online Shop? When we shop at a department store, aren’t we first drawn to their products by how attractive they are? If our interest goes any further than “Wow, that’s really cute!”, our next reaction will be to touch it, to pick it […]

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Excerpt: The Sacrifice of the Sage Hen

PROLOGUE Deep in the woods, a scream pierced the night, lifting through the trees toward the sky. It was shrill and enduring, a scream of pain and agony. Minutes later, another scream and then another. Like echoes in a canyon, they bounced off snow-capped mountains, to finally be swallowed up by the denseness of the pines. […]

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Rural Entrepreneurs | Making It In The Wide Open Spaces

As anyone who has done it knows, living in a rural area can be both rewarding and challenging.  Each new day may present new hurdles. Questions. Unexpected hardships. Unfamiliar horizons to explore. But living in the country can also provide opportunities that some living in more confined areas may not have.  In fact in recent […]

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Ever Wanted to Write Your Own Great American Novel?

It is the great American dream - to write your own novel and see it in print. Better than that, to see it listed on the New York Bestseller List! It is estimated that one in 1,000 manuscripts written will get published.  And of those, few if any of that 1,000 will hit the best […]

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