The Girl with the Golden Smile – 6

6 – Longing for Cupcakes “Keep the library,” Nicholas said, surprising himself. Renovations at the Villa were underway. “Nick, you wanted to divide the library and turn it into two bedrooms,” the contractor in charge argued, “I’ve changed my mind,” Nicholas said sitting back in his office chair. He couldn’t forget the sight of NaliaContinue reading “The Girl with the Golden Smile – 6”

The Girl with the Golden Smile – 3

Prompt #1 Risk: What is your interpretation of Risk: A gamble on something Life Outside the Box Nalia. Nicholas bit into the chocolate cupcake. She was a temptress, how had she known he liked chocolate? They tasted good, heavenly.  She passed him a mug of coffee and he stared at the steaming liquid.  She wasContinue reading “The Girl with the Golden Smile – 3”

Gardening for the Soul

Saturday was one of those days you just want to forget because nothing is going right.  From work, to interacting with people, to commuting, everything was just whack!  I got home, and I just wanted to bury myself under the blankets for at least twenty-four hours.  Alas, it was during the day, and sleeping withContinue reading “Gardening for the Soul”

Self- Publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Promotion & Awareness

5. Self- Publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Promotion & Awareness Books are sold by authorpreneurs who take an active role in publicizing their work. Authors working with big publishing companies are lucky in that they get creative, marketing and PR departments working for them.  You have chosen to self-publish a book. You’re choosing toContinue reading “Self- Publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Promotion & Awareness”

Self-publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Short Description / Blurb

4. Self-publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Short Description / Blurb When you pick up a book, you turn it to the back where you read a description of the story. The description lets your reader know who the main characters are, what they do, and what makes the story worth a read. In short,Continue reading “Self-publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – Short Description / Blurb”

Self- Publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – The 411

Self-Publishing fiction e-books in Kenya – 101 This is a series of blog posts on self-publishing fiction e-books online. Self-publishing fiction is not easy. Let’s remember that and know that as we continue. This is no walk in the park. You’re not going to publish your amazing story that you’ve written for years and getContinue reading “Self- Publishing Fiction e-books in Kenya – The 411”

Picture Perfect 10

Chapter 10 Eric smiled when Victoria gave a small gasp when he opened the door to reveal stairs that led to the upper floor of the building. “You have an upstairs,” she said in awe as he led her up the short steps. “Yes, I got the space two years ago. I use it asContinue reading “Picture Perfect 10”

Picture Perfect 8

Chapter 8 “I’m the manager in this hotel.” He sneered at her, his face turned into a hateful mass of lines that froze her in place. “You can scream, but there’s nothing they’re going to do for you, Vicky.” “I suggest you do as the lady asks,” Eric said making Victoria glance up to find himContinue reading “Picture Perfect 8”

Picture Perfect 7

Picture Perfect 7 “What’s wrong with your car?” Eric asked when he settled in his seat. “I don’t know,” Victoria said with a shrug. “My brother towed it to a garage a few days ago. I’m hoping he gets it back to me soon. I miss the freedom of my car.” She sipped her drinkContinue reading “Picture Perfect 7”

Picture Perfect 6

Chapter 6 “Victoria, you ran off,” Eric accused when he reached them. “How can you leave me to my own devices?” “You were getting along quite fine.” She sipped her drink and glanced at Olive. “This is my best friend, Olive. She’s a doctor at the Nairobi hospital. If you ever need a check-up, she’sContinue reading “Picture Perfect 6”