Life Lessons Reviews

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow came out in 2014, an American science fiction action film starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt, based on a screenplay adapted from the 2004 Japanese light novel All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka. The film takes place in a future where Earth is invaded by an alien race. Cruise plays […]

Life Lessons

The Gift of Nostalgia

On Tuesday, March 22, 2016, my mom and I returned to her home in Grand Junction from our two-week trip to California. I continued to read Deliberate Receiving by Melody Fletcher and suggested that we each write a letter to ourselves that we would read in six months. It was a form of visualization. For […]

Reviews Writing Business

Young Adult Science Fiction

My genre is young adult science fiction.  I also write young-adult fantasy novels and adult speculative fiction, but for the moment I’m focusing on young adult science fiction because that is the genre of my last novel, VR. The Hunger Games meets The Matrix in VR, my YA sci-fi novel about a young woman’s escape from […]

Creativity Writing Business

Overcoming Writers Block

Continuing the series on overcoming writers block, here is the next tip: Tip #4) Choose to take a break Sometimes overcoming writers block requires that we choose to take a break.  One of my favorite don Juan quotes is in Carlos Castaneda’s book, title, when he says, “Warriors do not demolish walls.  They move under […]