Another Quick Trip To McDonald’s

I think I know why my kid likes McDonald’s so much. The one near our house has a playground and all that. It’s nice enough, I guess. And they have Happy Meals, but she can eat chicken nuggets at home; the ones we buy actually taste better. She doesn’t care much for French fries… WeContinue reading “Another Quick Trip To McDonald’s”

“I Caught Your Kiss”

 On Thursdays, I drop my daughter Savvy off at her grandmother’s house. That’s been the routine ever since Savvy started swim classes. It makes for an easier day for me, and Grandma Judy gets to play with her granddaughter all day once a week. If you love your grandma the way Savvy loves Grandma Judy,Continue reading ““I Caught Your Kiss””

Play Date

Savvy goes over to Noveli’s house to play. They see each other through the window. They jump up and down and shriek. Their ensuing “conversation” goes like this:“Dad, are we almost to Noveli’s hou- Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! Noveli!” “Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! Savvy!!!” “EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! NOVELI!!!!!” “EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! SAVVY!!!!!” … “EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!” “EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!” “EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!” “Ooooooooooooooooooh, you two stop screaming!”

What The Heck Is A Book trailer???

So the latest thing for marketing eBooks is having somebody make a trailer of your book. When I first heard that, I thought, “Trailer? Like RV?” Are we going camping??? Well, they mean trailer as in movie trailer. Like Coming Attractions. Previews. You’d think they’d call it a Book Preview, or a Book Video orContinue reading “What The Heck Is A Book trailer???”

What The Heck Is A Book Trailer???

So the latest thing for marketing eBooks is having somebody make a trailer of your book. When I first heard that, I thought, “Trailer? Like RV?” Are we going camping??? Well, they mean trailer as in movie trailer. Like Coming Attractions. Previews. You’d think they’d call it a Book Preview, or a Book Video orContinue reading “What The Heck Is A Book Trailer???”