Or How I Came Closer to Atheism While Living in a Christian Country I remembered that it was hot as hell. Women fanned themselves in futility against the onslaught of body heat and righteousness as they were dressed to the nines in their Sunday best. This ensemble included a broad hat, stately dress, gray pantyhose, and strappy white shoes with toes protruding so far out that they gripped the floor for mercy. This was […]Read more
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9 Things That Happened To Me When I Lost My Mom
Those Phases of Grief Didn’t Quite Prepare Me For A Couple Of These It’s getting to that time late in the year when I remember “that day”. My mother died in December, not long before Christmas, and while I never was too fond of the holiday, I became more apathetic to it. It’s been more than 10 years, and I have no problem saying that Christmas is officially not my favorite holiday in part because of […]Read more
Palessa’s Ebooks Available at Local Libraries Worldwide!
That’s right! All of my books are on worldwide networks that make ebooks available to libraries. Patrons with access to their local libraries can borrow these ebooks just as they would print books. This makes it available to a wider variety of readers who are open to checking out new stories and newer authors. If you’re interested in borrowing any of my ebooks from your local library, ask the librarian how you can. Now, bear […]Read more
3 Books That Still Leave Me Awestruck
I’ve mentioned a few times before about a small list of books that opened up my consciousness and really anchored me into understanding how I wanted to write. At least, they gave me a decent starting path that I’m working to follow. So, what were the books and why do they still mean so much to me?Read more
A Final Word About George Michael
A lot of entertainment icons passed this year and while I miss #Prince, Alan Rickman, David Bowie, Carrie Fisher, I have to say this one hit me harder than those guys. Still processing so I had to pen this little note…👉👉 “Thank You, George Michael” https://medium.com/@authorpalessa/thank-you-george-michael-57c07bd91fa3Read more
Devereaux Cox is coming soon…no really!
It’s been an intense birthday month for me and by intense I mean a lot has happened; mostly good and some not. But the one thing I am looking forward to is the release of the next installment of Sacked and Tackled. I’ve gotten some initial feedback about it that confirmsRead more
Sacked & Tackled 2 is with the publisher…now what?
Last year, I was fortunate enough to have some downtime by being offline. Now, the first time that happened in May 2014, I wasn’t happy about it at all. Facebook is my means of communicating with my friends, fans, publisher…a lot of people. For me to go dark like that, I was just…I didn’t know if I could handle it. But I had to because my ISP was being “difficult” and I needed to find […]Read more
Spotlight: Baxter Family Saga by PALESSA! @authorpalessa @BeauCoupLLC
The Baxter Family Saga series is in the spotlight. Thanks Talk Books to Me! Spotlight: Baxter Family Saga by PALESSA! @authorpalessa @BeauCoupLLC.Read more
Author Interview: Palessa from Weet Weet Bookshelf Blog
Author Interview: Palessa. Check out my interview with Amy & Jess. It was fun and I hope to do it again sometime in the futureRead more