Archive from August, 2014
Help Me With Time Travel Books
By     |    Aug 26, 2014
Posted in: Humor, Reviews, Romance, Sandwich Lady, Strong Girls and Women, Writing     |    12 Comments

Help Me With Time Travel Books

Okay, so I recently read two great “time travel” books–Landline by Rainbow Rowell, which has a magic phone line to the past, and Time and Forever by Susan B. James, which has an actual ticket you buy to travel back in time and experience life in an earlier time. Neither book is like Marty McFly, where he starts to disappear if his parents don’t actually get together in the Back […]

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Voices of the Sea: Young Adult Book About Sirens (GIVEAWAY)

Voices of the Sea: Young Adult Book About Sirens (GIVEAWAY)

Today, we have Bethany Harar and her young adult fantasy book, Voices of the Sea. She is on a blog tour with WOW! Women On Writing, and we are super honored to have her on the Lit Ladies! Here’s a summary of the book from WOW!: Nobody seems to fit in during high school, but being a Siren who can enchant men with your voice can really cause some teen […]

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Marketing Tips for Writers: Your Blog
By     |    Aug 14, 2014
Posted in: Publishing, Spirit Lady, Technology, Writing     |    4 Comments

Marketing Tips for Writers: Your Blog

Last time we talked about the importance of a website as your main marketing tool. This week’s marketing tool, a blog, can be a part of your website or its own separate entity. As a reminder, your website is the hub of your marketing efforts, so if you decide to have a blog in lieu of a website, you still need to include the elements of a successful website in your blog. So how […]

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Memoir Writer Paige Strickland on Her Book About Adoption

Memoir Writer Paige Strickland on Her Book About Adoption

Today, we welcome Paige Strickland to discuss her memoir, Akin to the Truth, while she is on her WOW! Women On Writing blog tour.  This is a beautiful book about Paige’s search for her biological parents. We talk a lot about strong women on this blog–Paige is one of the strongest. Memoir writers are sharing a piece of their soul with the world–and Paige does that in her book. Here’s […]

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Helping Out a Family in Need After a Tragedy
By     |    Aug 5, 2014
Posted in: Family, Parenting, Sandwich Lady, Strong Girls and Women     |    1 Comment

Helping Out a Family in Need After a Tragedy

I am in a wonderful mom’s group in St. Louis called MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers). One of the moms in the group had a friend who recently died after being stung by bees. Here are some Facebook posts that really touched my heart and many others. “Sarah and Eric Harkins are in desperate need of our prayers. Sarah, who is 5 months pregnant with the Harkins’ 5th child was stung […]

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