Rainbow Advent Calendar 2018

Rainbow Advent Calendar 2018

I am really pleased to be part of the Rainbow Advent Calendar once again. My short story last year was my first ever published work and since then I’ve also published a full novel. It’s been an exciting year and there’s still more to come. This year the Rainbow Advent...
COVER REVEAL – Made in Portugal

COVER REVEAL – Made in Portugal

COMING June 5 to Amazon, available on Kindle Unlimited  I am very pleased to finally reveal the cover of my debut novel, Made in Portugal, created by the talented Jay Aheer. I am so in love with this cover I can’t stop looking at it! At 10 years old Joel was...
Made in New York – A Christmas Short Story

Made in New York – A Christmas Short Story

Welcome to day 17 of the Rainbow Advent Calendar! I’m Ana Newfolk and the story I have for you today is my first published story. Made in New York – A Christmas Short Story is just over 17.5k words long. Just enough to grant opening that packet of cookies...
The price of apples…and ebooks

The price of apples…and ebooks

I started this blog to talk about my experience writing my first book. However, I am first and foremost a reader, so this post is a little reminder about the price of apples…keep reading, it’ll make sense. Recently I read some discussions on social media...
Reflections and decisions

Reflections and decisions

It’s crazy how quickly time passes without us realizing. It’s been four months since my last post but to me, it feels like yesterday. When I came to Portugal in May I had the opportunity to revisit some places that were dear to me, but that will also...
Inspiration

Inspiration

I have always found very fascinating the ability of some people to create things from nothing or from very little. The blank canvas scares me. All the possibilities. How does a painter decide where the first stroke of the brush is going to hit the canvas? What...