Why is everything so expensive?

Why is everything so expensive?

Why is everything so expensive?

Or better yet, why can’t we have something for free? I think life is just too darn expensive and something needs to change. I know what you are thinking…Kim is posting on her blog TWICE in one week! Oh, my goodness. What am I up to now? Well, I am going to tell you. As I write this, I am sitting in a hot house. No, really. My air has gone out. And y’all–it is HOT in central Florida right now. The good news is the repairman says he can get the part and have me back up and cooled

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Catching up with Kim Smith, author

Catching up with Kim Smith, author

the very latest and greatest info Kim Smith, author – page update Thank you for being a part of the Kim Smith, author family. I know I have gone out and stretched your patience to its utter limits by not being active online. There is a reason for that though, and I hope you will follow along here to find out more. So, in our LAST post – I said I was going to send out a newsletter to the Zanies, and I didn’t do it. Sorry, you guys, life is a beach and are we having fun yet? I

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Kindle Countdown – Yew to a Kill

Kindle Countdown – Yew to a Kill

Last month, I had a Kindle Countdown promo for Disk of Death, the first book in the Shannon Wallace series. Did you get it? It is the lead in to the series, and so fast and funny, you are missing out if you don’t get it! That particular promo did way better than I thought it would – and I actually will receive a royalty this month. Woo hoo! Thank you to my new readers, fans and followers. If you haven’t subscribed to the Zanies, do that. I am going to be shooting out a summer newsletter soon! So, this

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7 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Write

7 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Write

Let’s motivate ourselves to write.Ever had lackluster ideas and even more lackluster writing days? Who hasn’t? But it doesn’t have to be that way…especially for new writers. 7 ways to motivate yourself to write Whatever you set your mind to do, you will achieve if you want it badly enough. (I have talked about ways for creatives to get things done in this blog post here) are 7 ways to get yourself motivated to sit down and get ‘er done. Let’s get motivated! Choose what you want to write First, make a list of what you want to accomplish with

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New Release! Bound to Morocco by Leslie Hachtel

Bound to Morocco – New Release!  Bound to Morocco by Leslie Hachtel Genre: Historical Romance       What if your family sold you to a Sultan’s Harem? Drugged and kidnapped, Shera finds herself on a ship to Morocco to serve the Sultan. Abandoned and alone, Shera must find a way to escape and confront the people who betrayed her. She gets help from an unlikely source: the man who kidnapped her. But, he has his own secrets. And, when their partnership turns to love, the two must face constant danger to endure. But will they ever be free? EXCERPT

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