Posts Tagged ‘The Lord of the Rings’

Elsie Park tells us all about SHADOWS OF VALOR

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Elsie, welcome to my blog. Tell us where you were born and where do you live now.

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I was born in Hollywood, California. I lived most of my life in a small town outside of Yosemite National Park, California until I graduated high school and then moved to Utah to attend college and study zoology, botany and criminal justice. I currently reside in Northern Utah with my husband and three (soon to be four) children.

 

Sunny California, nice. How do you know the idea is good enough to write a book about it? (more…)

Darkness Rising: Book One of The Catmage Chronicles by Meryl Yourish

Monday, March 17th, 2014

How long have you been writing?

I wrote my first piece of fiction in ninth grade, so (yikes!) over forty years.

:) Tell us where you were born and where do you live now.

I was born in northeastern New Jersey, where I spent most of my life. I moved to Richmond, VA in 2002. I love both places, but NJ just got too crowded and too expensive. Richmond has a great atmosphere for artists, particularly for younger ones. We have a great music scene as well.

It sounds perfect for you. How do you know the idea is good enough to write a book about it? (more…)

Your kids don’t love books…help them

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011

Usually it takes motivated parents to get a kid to read.

For example, Monica has four boys and she started reading to them when they were babies. (more…)