All posts for the month September, 2015

The Simmering Mind’s Awesomest (a.k.a. Very First) Giveaway Ever!!

YAY!!!  Here it is, my surprise!  I’m SO excited to finally bring this giveaway to you! Awhile back my Facebook page reached 150 followers.  I’m continually amazed by the wonderful people who enjoy my posts (both here and on the page) and leave their comments in discussions, making this corner of the internet a fun […]

Planning a Surprise…

I’m dropping this little post here to say…watch this blog or my author page, because I’m going to drop a surprise your way on Thursday, October 1st!  😀  (I hope it will more than make up for the many weeks I’ve missed posting lately, with having the new baby, potty training, homeschooling, and general life […]

Simmer Starters – September 26, 2015

Simmers this weekend: Doctor Who and Jesus, responding to blog posts biblically when you disagree, talking to kids about porn, separating our responsibilities from God’s, when the Bible is boring, and fantasy worldbuilding resources. Why the World Loves the Many Resurrections of Doctor Who (Gregory Alan Thornbury) – A thoughtful article about the differences and […]

Simmer Starters – September 19, 2015

Our family was at a company event for my husband’s work earlier today – I should have gotten started on my link fest this morning.  It’s late, but here it is!  Maybe I should move it back to Friday since Saturdays tend to be busier! Simmers today: Christian geekdom, redemption and patriarchal society, our children […]

Writer Wars: The Prolific and the Percolators

Yesterday I read an article I enjoyed.  To me, the lesson was: take your time writing books, pay attention to quality, and don’t feel pressured to pump out multiple novels a year, but rather do what you know is right for your stories.  Since I don’t have much time to write, and I am committed to seeing […]