Showing posts from July, 2012

Pleasant Grove Library Fundraiser, Book Launch, Cookies

Multi-author Book Signing August 1st from 7-9 p.m. Come join your favorite local authors at the Pleasant Grove City Library (30 E. Center Street)  and support the cause of literacy! ·Julie Coulter Bellon ·Monique Bucheger ·Rachelle Christensen ·Loralee Evans ·Julie N. Ford ·Nichole Giles ·Heather Justesen ·Angie Lofthouse ·Heather (H.B.) Moore ·L.L. Muir ·Andrea Pearson ·Tristi Pinkston ·Suze Reese Proceeds from the silent auction will go to benefit the library, as will a portion of the proceeds from book sales. Refreshments!  HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!  WHO IS GOING??  (And it's my birthday!)

Keep your mountain in sight

“Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley.” James Rogers

The above quote reminds me of Neil Gaiman's graduation speech at the University of Arts.

"Something that worked for me was imagining that where I wanted to be – an author, primarily of fiction, making good books, making good comics and supporting myself through my words – was a mountain. A distant mountain. My goal.
And I knew that as long as I kept walking towards the mountain I would be all right. And when I truly was not sure what to do, I could stop, and think about whether it was taking me towards or away from the mountain.
I said no to editorial jobs on magazines, proper jobs that would have paid proper money because I knew that, attractive though they were, for me they would have been walking away from the mountain. And if those job offers had come along earlier I might have taken them, because they still would have been closer to the mountain than I was at the t…

Foto Friday

Ah! Paris!

CARNIVAL GIRL by Sonja Herbert