The good, the bad, and the ugly! Click here to buy my book: The Captain & the Mermaid: A Mystical Conquest by Laura Cyrena Kellogg How it began How far back should I go, exactly? I could go back to elementary school years, when I used to spend my playtime writing stories with a pencil and… Continue reading What it was like to publish my own book
Book Review: The Penelopiad
The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood is a retelling of the classic Odyssey from a new perspective. Penelope is currently wandering the Underworld in her afterlife. She retells Odyssey from her own point of view. Over two-thousand years ago, she was the wife of Odysseus, married at the age of fifteen. During his journey of unbelievable… Continue reading Book Review: The Penelopiad
Book review: “How to Survive in Ancient Rome” by LJ Trafford
“How to Survive in Ancient Rome” is a humorous yet enlightening, and certainly gruesome at times, look into ancient history. The time period mainly covers the Roman Empire. The book is divided into chapters that cover one topic at a time — housing, clothing, diet, religion, politics, etc. It basically serves as a how-to guide… Continue reading Book review: “How to Survive in Ancient Rome” by LJ Trafford
Book review: “Venus and Aphrodite – A Biography of Desire”
“Venus and Aphrodite - A Biography of Desire” by Bettany Hughes is a nonfiction look into the history of Venus-Aphrodite. The goddess of love, known in Greek as “Aphrodite” and in Rome, as well as more commonly in today’s western society, “Venus,” has always had an impact on humanity. But she is far more than… Continue reading Book review: “Venus and Aphrodite – A Biography of Desire”
I published my second book — “Forbidden Knowledge” available NOW!
I am thrilled to announce that I have published my second book! Forbidden Knowledge is a 239-page novel with 23 chapters. It is self-published through Amazon and available as both paperback and ebook! CLICK HERE TO BUY NOW! The story begins with Alice, an only child of strictly religious parents. Alice was raised in a… Continue reading I published my second book — “Forbidden Knowledge” available NOW!
Book review: “Find Your Twin Flame” by Leslie Sampson
This was an online impulse buy on Black Friday. While much of it was information I was already familiar with, along with some clichés, I have to say that it was also partially unexpected and maybe even life-changing. It's not what it seems. This is not a book written by a dating coach, or a… Continue reading Book review: “Find Your Twin Flame” by Leslie Sampson
Weekly reading list: Unicorns & Egyptian Energy Healing
This past week, I have read some powerfully inspiring books! "The Wonder of Unicorns" by Diana Cooper explains the spiritual significance of unicorns, and how they can practically assist you in your daily life. The book describes the majestic purity, magic, and healing powers of unicorns. It is filled with exercises and meditations to harness… Continue reading Weekly reading list: Unicorns & Egyptian Energy Healing
I wrote a book! ~ “The Captain & the Mermaid” is officially published!
I have written and published my first book! "The Captain & the Mermaid" is available on Amazon as an ebook (currently listed as $2.99, or FREE for unlimited kindle subscribers!) or paperback (currently listed as $14.99)! Click here to view or purchase! Mermaids and mermen, who live deep in the ocean, stay far, far away… Continue reading I wrote a book! ~ “The Captain & the Mermaid” is officially published!
Forbidden Knowledge (chapter 6)
This story has become increasingly puzzling and complex, so I made up a recap by chapter and a timeline to avoid confusion. Recap Chapter 1: Alice meets a captivating boy at her work, inspiring her to explore the library's secret attic where she discovers a chest full of deeply heartfelt, anonymous letters. Chapter 2: Alice… Continue reading Forbidden Knowledge (chapter 6)
Mystery Monday ~ Numerology 101
Intro to numerology Numerology is a way of decoding your personality, relationships, future, etc. through the examination of numbers in your life. It is similar to, yet completely distinct from, astrology. While astrology focuses on positions of the planets and stars, numerology strictly focuses on numbers. The philosophy behind it is that each number holds… Continue reading Mystery Monday ~ Numerology 101