Welcome to a totally new rendition of “The Twelve Days of Christmas”!

12 Days, 12 Books, 12 Blogs and 12 online retailers featuring a range of discounts from 5% to as much as 75% off! These 12 days, because of their correlation to gift shopping and saving money, will run from December 1st to December 12th.  This is to allow for those …

What does the modern writer need to become a published author?

As technology continues to evolve, various aspects of life and society are evolving with it. Reading books for example, takes place more often now on a hand-held device than flipping pages in a library. The ability to read paperback or hardcover books is still an option, and there are people …

Yellow and Orange. . . Burnt Orange and Brown. . . Autumn Colours. . .

It might be yellow, orange or brown, Though not a leaf or tree or ground. It might be massive, heavy and hard, Or maybe small and light and round. People make soups and pies and lattes, With nothing but the rind. It’s seeds are perfect roasted, Nutrition packed inside. Most …

BOOK LAUNCH FOR “A YEAR IN PRAYER WITH JESUS” AUGUST 30TH – SEPT 5TH

We made it!  We’re here!  It’s August 30th!  It’s Book Launch Weekend!!! The 15% off sale wraps up Sunday night. Those coupon codes and URL’s again are:     YTUWZNRV 15% https://www.createspace.com/     YPWJ-PROMO 15% http://songdovebooks.storenvy.com     YPWJ-PROMO 15% http://songdove.fa-ct.com/wordpress-mu/songdovemusings/new-christian-books/ Search for the book title you want and use the coupon …

Two e-Courses Now from Songdove Books

Learning, reading, growing, life is a never-ending classroom.  This classroom of life has two ever-shifting groups within it.  The first group is the one making the lessons, the tests, the evaluation sheets, and offering roadmaps to guide the student forward.  The second group is taking each lesson as it comes …

Book Launch Celebration! “A Year in Prayer With Jesus” Aug 1st to Aug 30th

Anyone following this blog will be aware of the pre-launch virtual book tour that’s been going on.  As a thank-you to each blogger hosting me and my next book on their site, I’ve been sharing features of either themselves, their blogs, or their books if they are authors as well.  …

List of Places to Leave Ratings and Reviews

I just realized that this blog/website does not yet have a list of places where readers can leave reviews of my books!  There is a list of where to buy them around the world, a list utilizing Smile.Amazon.com, etcetera, a partial list in the pullout tab on the side here …

Announcing the 19-day e-Course based on “Practical Thoughts on Becoming an Author”

We’re finally ready to launch Songdove Books e-Course on “Practical Thoughts on Becoming an Author”! This is a 19-day course that comes to you via your inbox once per day.  Most of the sessions are short, with a daily task to be completed at the end of each session.  Who …

Introducing my Latest Book Project – A Year in Prayer With Jesus

That’s right, I’ve been busy writing again.  The inspiration for this particular book project was a booklet I’d put together back in 2008, aimed at helping people learn how to use The Lord’s Prayer as an outline.  I hadn’t done much with it at that time, didn’t even know how …

Household Finances Part 3: When is a Deal a Deal?

My daughter and I went shopping the other day. We were low on quite a few groceries and it was time to stock up. The grocery store had a sale on bulk loose cranberries at $.96/100g. My daughter has gone grocery shopping with me so many times, that while I …