By Denise Hunter This is my first Denise Hunter novel but it definitely won’t be my last. I love when I find an author I have never read and discover they are not only a great author but a prolific writer as well. That means many hours of enjoyable reading for me! The two main… Continue reading Becky’s Review Bookshop by the Sea 5 ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️
“There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”–Edith Wharton, “Vesalius in Zante,” 1902. I love this quote. You can be the light leading others, supporting others, or you can be a help and not a hindrance to those that do.
Joanne DeMaio is the queen of cliffhangers! We finally get the answer to what was in Elsa’s mystery letter and how it effected The Ocean Stars Inn and we are left anticipating where in the world Jason is going and who was the man knocking on Elsa’s door after midnight? I love this series because… Continue reading Becky’s Review The Beachgoers 5 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟
He is always there to calm our storms.
WOW! WOW!! Wow!!! Elieen Garvin’s debut novel resonates with me like the hum of the bees resonated deep down in the core of Jake’s soul. This was such a lovely book and heartwarming story. I laughed. I cried. I got mad. This is one of my Top 5 novels (among those are Where the Crawdads… Continue reading Becky’s Review The Music of Bees ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hey everyone! First of all, I'm sorry to have missed a Saturday Book Sale post, but I've been a little bit busy. As you probably know, I'm a theatre director and English teacher in a high school, and this past week I made a very difficult decision that I'm not quite ready to share with… Continue reading Kayla’s Author Journey: #PitDark Update
One chapter in and I’m hooked on The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin. When you accidentally rear end a guy with a 16 & 1/2” Mohawk in a wheelchair while transporting Russian honey bees it makes for a memorable day!!! And that’s all I’m going to say about that! I can’t wait to read… Continue reading Tantalizing Thursday w/ Becky The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin
Hey everyone! Today I'm participating in Twitter's #PitDark in hopes of stirring up some agent-interest. This Twitter pitch contest is a little different from #KissPitch. For one thing, you can post a tweet every hour. Also, there are more people involved in this one. I've already gotten a whole bunch of retweets, and gained more… Continue reading Kayla’s Author’s Journey: May 20, 2021
Welcome back to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived by Sam on Taking on a World of Words. If you want to participate, please check them out. I’d love to read your www post! No blog? No worries, just answer the questions in the comments. We bees love hearing about new… Continue reading Kayla’s WWW Wednesday: May 19, 2021
HI everyone! I'm back with another update about my journey into becoming a traditionally published author. Last week I went to my first writer's conference since college and I had a blast. It was the SanDiego Writer's Workshop, which was totally digital this year, and I'm quite grateful for that. I had my query letter… Continue reading Kayla’s Author Journey: May 18, 2021