Hi, this is Rocky, telling you that The Sea Child is out in paperback. Order your copy from Amazon today. And FYI -- those two dogs in the book, Tad and Biggie? They are my heroes, 'cause they save the day. Find out how when you read The Sea Child.
What a smart dog! The Sea Child is free to download on Amazon. Get your copy today. Send me photos of your pet reading The Sea Child, and I'll post them on Facebook.
Ch. 12.1 At the Kennels -- Janine gathered up her long skirts and raced through the stable yard to the kennels where the dogs were kept. She ran down the rows of pens, searching each one for Freddie. The dogs stared at her but didn’t say anything. “Where is he?” she asked them. The dogs… Continue reading Jay B.R. Wokky Ch 12.1 and 12.2 – At the Kennels and Paul
Ch. 7.5 -- Then Eli remembered what Wizard Colin had said. The leprechaun had given him three wishes. Eli thought frantically. And then, he had it. Eli pointed downward. “I wish that cockroach on the floor was a cat.” A ripple of energy seemed to sizzle around the cockroach, and then poof! A black cat crouched… Continue reading Jay B.R. Wokky Ch 7.5 — In the Weapon Master’s House
CH. 7.4 -- Eli snuck down the cobbled streets of the town, keeping to the darker areas. The waning moon provided enough light to see, so he didn’t need his lantern. Even though he was invisible, he’d discovered that he still had a shadow. Eli was hungry, tired, and cold, but still he kept going.… Continue reading Jay B.R. Wokky Ch. 7.4 — A Desperate Mission
My 2015 NaNoWriMo project is called The Sea Child (working title). It's a YA Fantasy/Mystery. Here's the blurb: When their parents die in a car accident, Maddie, Jack, and Barney are sent to California to live with their grandmother in her beach house in Carlsbad. But one day Grandma goes missing, and Maddie finds a… Continue reading The Sea Child
Hi there, all you dogs out there. My name is Rocky, and I'm a Westie. Since today is National Dog Day, I've taken over the computer to tell you about ME! I know you think your humans are the best and that you have a great life, but really, I win. I came to my… Continue reading National Dog Day: And the Winner is…
It’s been pouring for two days and nights now. I think the drought is over. I had a lot of things on my to-do list today, but after a short walk with my dog, Rocky, in the cold wind, with purple clouds overhead threatening to dump more water, I climbed back in bed with a… Continue reading Rainy Days
Christmas is over for another year, and as I reflect back, I am grateful for my family and friends, the time we could spend together, and the love we have for each other. Here are a few of the highlights: - Watching my grandson's excitement as he opened his train set and then spent hours… Continue reading Christmas Highlights
Book Review -- Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones The Dog Star, Sirius, is falsely accused of murder. His sentence is to be reborn on earth as a dog until he can redeem himself by finding the Zoi. Unfortunately, Sirius (or Leo as he is now known) has no idea what a Zoi is or how… Continue reading Dogsbody