Odyssey to Myself – #New Release

I named this blog “Living Lightly” because that is my intention every single day of my life–to live lightly. I didn’t start out with the lightest of hearts. I’ve had to travel down many roads to arrive where I am today. Perhaps the most traveled decade of my life occurred from 2000-2010 on a physical,Continue reading “Odyssey to Myself – #New Release”

Last Day to Enter Giveaway

I’ve been on a virtual book tour with Trails in the Sand this week and today is my last stop and your last chance to enter to win a special package. I’ve been on “tour” April 22-29 to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication of Trails in the Sand.Continue reading “Last Day to Enter Giveaway”

Book Tour and Giveaway Continues

I’m on a Virtual Book Tour this week with Trails in the Sand  – Visit tour stops to enter giveaway I’m on “tour” April 22-29 to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication of Trails in the Sand. At each stop, you’ll be able to enter a raffle for anContinue reading “Book Tour and Giveaway Continues”

Book Tour and Giveaway Continues

I’m on a Virtual Book Tour this week with Trails in the Sand  – Visit tour stops to enter giveaway I’m on “tour” April 22-29 to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication of Trails in the Sand. At each stop, you’ll be able to enter a raffle for anContinue reading “Book Tour and Giveaway Continues”

Current Events Creep into Fiction

Fellow blogger and author Annamaria Bazzi hosted me for a guest post on her blog Annamaria’s Corner. Since it’s the third anniversary of the oil spill and Earth Week, I thought it appropriate to repost on my blog. Please stop by Annamaria’s Corner where she posts about writing and promotes her fellow authors. Posted onContinue reading “Current Events Creep into Fiction”

Book Tour Giveaway

I’m on a Virtual Book Tour this week with Trails in the Sand  – Visit tour stops to enter giveaway I’m on “tour” April 22-29 to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication of Trails in the Sand. At each stop, you’ll be able to enter a raffle for anContinue reading “Book Tour Giveaway”

Book Tour Starts on Earth Day

Happy Earth Day – please visit any or all of my tour stops this week for a chance to win a great prize. April 22 Trails in the Sand goes on a Worldwind Virtual Book Tour My book tour starts today to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication ofContinue reading “Book Tour Starts on Earth Day”

Virtual Book Tour begins April 22 – Visit to Win

April 22-29 – Trails in the Sand goes on a Worldwind Virtual Book Tour I’ll be out on “tour” April 22-29 to celebrate the forty-third anniversary of Earth Day and to celebrate the publication of Trails in the Sand. At each stop, you’ll be able to enter a raffle for an exciting giveaway at theContinue reading “Virtual Book Tour begins April 22 – Visit to Win”

Roasting the Perfect Marshmallow – A Lesson for Life

By Patricia Zick @PCZick The smell of burning leaves and the taste of burned marshmallows forever mark the autumn season of my youth in Michigan. Once we’d piled all the leaves between the street and sidewalk, I forgot about the blisters on my hands from spending an entire Saturday raking the leaves into piles. TheContinue reading “Roasting the Perfect Marshmallow – A Lesson for Life”