Posts Tagged ‘disabilities’

Clean, romantic suspense author Cami Checketts’s Interview

Sunday, September 29th, 2013
Welcome Cami, how long have you been writing?
Eleven years. I started after the birth of my second son who’s now in middle school. Yikes, I’m getting old!
LOL don’t we all…Tell us where you were born and where do you live now.
I was born in Clifton, Idaho, raised on a dairy farm (but my sweet Papa didn’t make me milk the cows because it made my hair stink). I live with my husband and four boys on seven acres in the fields of Cache Valley, Utah.
I love Utah. How do you know the idea is good enough to write a book about it?
That is the hardest part! I can’t tell you how many books I’ve started and then realized they were only good for my boys to color on. Usually if I start writing and the story and characters consume me I know the book is good enough. The really bad thing is if a book is like that for me, but my critique partners say no.
I agree with you there. Who has made the greatest difference for you as a writer? (more…)

Aiden’s Waltz by Victoria Marin for

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

This is a heartfelt, well-written story to teach children how to perceive other children with disabilities. It has a good pace, a strong theme, and beautiful black and white drawings on its pages. (more…)