How on Earth is it February already? I’m not kidding. January just flew on by! Now, to be fair to myself, I did have three deaths in the family in the first half of the month so that was exhausting but I did push through. I didn’t get my entire first draft done which wasContinue reading “February Goals”
Tag Archives: Reading
January Books of the Month
Here goes the first of my new series, books of the month! Once a month, I will review all the books I’ve read over the course of the month. Not only is it a fabulous way to keep my mind reading in my downtime but also a GREAT way to support up and coming authorsContinue reading “January Books of the Month”
Sneak Peek Sunday!
The past few months I’ve attended some online seminars and one of the tips was to evolve a blog into your author platform. I’ve been using my blog primarily to discuss things near and dear to me and share some poetry from time to time but haven’t really done much as far as inventing myContinue reading “Sneak Peek Sunday!”
Happy New Year! I’m super excited to announce that I will be publishing a NEW book! Currently I don’t have an official release date but it will be in Summer of 2017 and will be available in e-book and paperback. I will most certainly keep you updated as I know more but the light forContinue reading “Happy 2017!”
Busy Year Ahead
Boy has this year gotten it’s start on me! Life does not certainly slow down when you have a 11 month old bent on taking over the world! But this momma is teaching him right! He’s going to be a boy for sure, playing with all the farm toys and enjoying that hunting andContinue reading “Busy Year Ahead”
I Will Be
When the world goes dark, and you search blindly with fear – I will be the light that shows you the way. When the world goes still, and the grief is too much – I will be the hug that you need the most. When the world does nothing, and the rage is overwhelming –Continue reading “I Will Be”
An elegant embrace and forbidden lovers. Sweet nectar of passion – cleverly disguised by a lengthy tension. A borrowed kiss, a weekend of bliss – A personal drug I cannot bear to leave behind. © by Amber L Hoppa, October 2015
The ocean spoke with gentle waves, the tide rising and then reclaiming sand before returning to the water’s edge. Gemma nearly always found herself at the edge, it’s crisp salty texture a sort of massage to her damaged soul. In her hands tonight she held a simple gold band, smooth to the touch but woreContinue reading “Oceanic Therapy “
Scarecrows, pumpkins, and apples- Shorter days and longer shadows- Colored leaves and sweaters. Summer has sadly come and gone, but Autumn is here with cider and cuddles.
To Read is to Live
Growing up I remember hating to read. I know what you’re thinking and believe me, it’s true. Of course, I quickly learned that in order to be a great writer I’d have to do my fair share of reading. Now it’s hard to pin point a specific book or article that changed my views onContinue reading “To Read is to Live”