Resurrect the WOOLLY MAMMOTH!!!

Resurrect the WOOLLY MAMMOTH!!!

Resurrect the WOOLLY MAMMOTH!!!

Resurrect them, I say! And how that statement pertains to my writing life 🙂 So, you have likely, by now, heard about the scientists who are trying to bring back the woolly mammoths from extinction. They left our world around 1700 BC although some people have timed it at 10,000 years ago. And they want to bring it back, because, well, why not? We need to resurrect these behemoths to reverse global warming. Or so they say… But–you ask–what has that to do with your writing, Kim Smith? Everything. And nothing. I mean, come on…there are so many dead tropes

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A writer’s morning routine

A writer’s morning routine

Morning? WHY? And why are some of us coffee fiends before 8 am. Good morning, friends! I decided maybe you would enjoy my morning routine info to get you motivated to maybe create one? I didn’t use to have one, either. It behooved me to do anything before 8 AM aside from drinking coffee and bemoan my fate. But now, since I am sort of retired, I needed some structure. So, in all it’s ugliness, here is my MORNING ROUTINE. MORNING ROUTINE 7 AM – get up, struggle with getting eyes open, turn coffee maker on (I always set this

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Going on vacation Deux edition

Going on vacation Deux edition

Remember when I said I was going on vacay? Well, that didn’t happen due to sickness. Hubs and I came down with a nasty bug, NOT COVID. Post about that here Y’all remember colds? Yeah, those nasty bugs that invade your space and turn you into a tissue tossing monster who cannot do anything but lie around and moan about congestion? Yes, it was like that. But! Here we are a few weeks post bug and about to HIT THE ROAD! In fact, when you read this, we will more than likely be driving toward our destination. It feels so

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The Inn on Main Street coming soon!

I have some happy news to announce today. I have titled book two in the Mt. Moriah series and it will be coming soon! It’s going to be called THE INN ON MAIN STREET and I just cannot wait to share more of it with you. And my intention is to release it in July. I do have a bit of a dilemma. I need BETA READERS! If you like romance novels, and you would be willing to read it and give me feedback, I would love you a lot. I get messages from people asking when the next book

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Cover reveal for In the Holler, a Mt. Moriah Novel

Cover reveal for In the Holler, a Mt. Moriah Novel

In the Holler If you are a member of my newsletter group, the Zanies, you have already seen this. If you are not a member of the Zanies, why don’t you join? I do not send newsletters out more than once a month. And it is usually to let the group know that I have some good news! Who wouldn’t want to get good news in their email box? So, as you might know, I have been working on In the Holler for some time. Teasers have been going out about the book to come. Well, you guys this is

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