Rudimentary Steampunk 101

From the gothic fantasy of Mary Shelley to the extraordinary voyages of Jules Verne, to the mechanical mastery of Leonardo da Vinci –  It’s plain to see Steampunk has some serious ancestry. But still, quite a lot of people don’t understand what the genre of Steampunk is in the literary world. I’m here to explain…

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THE IMPORTANCE OF GRATITUDE

  Being grateful for all that we have is one of the keys to true happiness. Gratitude is a thankful appreciation for tangible or intangible gifts an individual receives. It’s the spotlight we shine on otherwise invisible blessings or that beaming smile that radiates from our hearts and swells with joy and love on the…

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EARTH HOUR

SHOW GRATITUDE FOR GAIA From the high peaks of the mountains To the fertile valley floors The sparkling rivers that flow Into the vast oceans and shores Open wide your arms and embrace As you let your deeply held connection To Mamma Gaia Hold space Nourish and entwine your Gaian soul of Creative expression To…

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Deadly Memories

Title: Deadly Memories Author: Mary Alford Genre: Fiction – Romantic Suspense Formats: Mass Market Paperback & eBook Published by: Love Inspired Suspense, Harlequin Digital Sales Corp.  ISBN-13: 978-0373457151 Pub. Date: June 6, 2017 Number of pages: 224 Content Warning: N/A Age Restriction: Adults Purchase at: Amazon.com, B&N, Amazon.ca & Amazon.co.uk Author Bio: Mary Alford was inspired to become a writer after reading…

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The Transfomation from Life

I don’t usually write so many blogs in so few days, but I’ve been stumped with my novel writing. I was listening to a broadcast this morning about death and how it can help us live mindfully. And no, before your fingertip clicks that mouse, this is not a morbid 300 or so words about…

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