APRIL SPRING SHOWERS BRING THE COLORFUL MAY FLOWERS! It has definitely been one long winter season here in the Pacific Northwest. The National Weather Service in Portland, Oregon is quoted as saying Portland has experienced the most wet days EVER, with over 150 days of rain since October 1, 2016. In addition to the rain, we’ve had more freezing cold days this winter than I can remember in my lifetime. This pretty patch of … Continue reading Spring Showers Bring Colorful Flowers
3 DAY “HEART SEASONS” KINDLE EBOOK GIVEAWAY STARTS SATURDAY MARCH 11TH! Beginning tonight at Midnight Pacific Time, click HERE for your FREE Kindle eBook of my novel “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation.” Available for 3 days beginning March 11th. ENJOY! Find out what “HEART SEASONS” is all about. Continue reading 3 Day “Heart Seasons” Kindle eBook Giveaway Weekend
MY HOMETOWN ON THE COAST IN THE BEAUTIFUL PACIFIC NORTHWEST! This spectacular photo was taken by my sister-in-law Nina near my hometown on the Northern Oregon Coast. I’ve been working non-stop for over a year now and today I decided to stop and take a deep breath. Please enjoy these images of the beach near where I grew up. The Peter Iredale is a ship that ran aground … Continue reading The Gorgeous Northern Oregon Coast
HOW DO I GET MY BOOK PUBLISHED? By Lynette Noni. One of the questions I’m frequently asked is along these lines: “I’ve written a book… but how do I get it published?” The thing is, as simple as that question might se… View Original Post: How Do I Get My Book Published? Continue reading How Do I Get My Book Published?
USE GOODREADS AUTHOR PROGRAM TO PROMOTE YOUR BOOKS! Goodreads Giveaway from now until February 25th. Sign In or Sign Up for a chance to win 1 of 3 signed copies of “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” at Goodreads. Click HERE for more Goodreads Author Program Info. HERE’S WHERE TO FIND “HEART SEASONS”: AMAZON BOOKS AMAZON KINDLE eBOOK CREATESPACE eSTORE Find out what “HEART SEASONS” is all about. Continue reading Goodreads Author Program is a Great Way to Promote Your Books
HEARTFELT REVIEWS FOR “HEART SEASONS!” Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation by Dianna Donnely is written after the author faced a medical crisis, and it encapsulates the different periods of the author’s life. She has made it interesting and colorful by giving the sessions in the book the colors of the rainbow. The seven bands she has used symbolize the opening of her heart to God’s … Continue reading Heartfelt Reviews for “Heart Seasons”
24 HOUR “HEART SEASONS” KINDLE EBOOK GIVEAWAY ON SATURDAY JANUARY 14TH! Click HERE for your FREE Kindle eBook of my novel “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation.” One day only on January 14th. ENJOY! Find out what “HEART SEASONS” is all about. Continue reading 24 Hour “Heart Seasons” Kindle eBook Giveaway
MY NEW NOVEL “HEART SEASONS: THE RAINBOW REVELATION” IS HERE! The journey to “Heart Seasons” began in the Spring of 2012 and finally came full circle on December 16, 2016. After many, many, many hours, days, months and years, and a new version of my original vision later, the big day finally arrived. “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” is a spiritual, inspirational fictional story based on real life events and it is … Continue reading My New Novel “Heart Seasons” is Here!
SNOWY WEATHER IS PERFECT FOR TYING UP LOOSE ENDS! So close now! Either tonight or tomorrow I’ll be submitting my novel “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” to CreatSpace for review. It certainly has been a long time coming and I am ready!! I’m also ready to get back to baking and cooking and my food photography! COMING VERY, VERY SOON! PROLOGUE Have you ever … Continue reading Perfect Weather for Tying Up Loose Ends
LUNCH WITH AUTHORS: WHAT’S IT LIKE TO BE AN INDIE AUTHOR? How simple is it to be an indie author? KDP authors Ally Nathaniel and Carole P. Roman discuss. Continue reading What’s It Like To Be An Indie Author?
WORD COUNT: THE NON-RULE RULE By Samantha Fenton When people talk about how long the word count of a novel should be, they say, “there really is no rule….” But, then they go off talking about some “guidelines” of the “ri… View Original Post: Word Count: The Non-Rule Rule Continue reading Word Count: The Non-Rule Rule
STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN LOOKBOOK JUST FOR FUN! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE these photos! Creating beautiful and unique ways to display books is something that really intrigues and delights me. I love seeing all the different way people have come up with to make their book experi… View Original Post: Stairway to Heaven LookBook Continue reading Stairway to Heaven LookBook
TAKING THE FINAL STEPS TO INDIE-PUBLISHING HEART SEASONS! “Heart Seasons: The Rainbow Revelation” will be available in a matter of days. The plan was to have my book ready by the holidays and I am going to make it!!! The entire process of writing this fiction based on real life novel has taken three very long years and now it is finally almost ready to … Continue reading Taking the Final Steps
THE BLESSING OF A SPECTACULAR INSPIRATIONAL SUNSET! Just like a beautiful sunset signals the ending to a perfect day, for me it represents the culmination of my current writing journey. I’m indie publishing my novel “Heart Seasons,” an inspirational fictional story based on real life, and the day is almost here. We’re feverishly tying up all the loose ends and getting ready to push that publish button. It’s been a long, long year of ups and downs … Continue reading The Blessing of a Spectacular Setting Sun