Category Archives: Elaine Cantrell

Star Trek? Stargate SG1?

“If you were approached to write one or more episodes for a TV show (past or present), which show would it be… and why?” For starters I don’t think I’d be a very good TV writer. It would be hard … Continue reading

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Review: The Memory of Butterflies

Blurb To keep devastating family secrets from being revealed, a young mother lies, but her secrets could end up destroying everything, and everyone, she loves. The Memory of Butterflies is a poignant story of family and forgiveness–of knowing when to … Continue reading

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I Do and I Don’t

This week we’re talking about using notes. Well, I do and I don’t. I bought myself a nice appointment book, and I write down everything there. I do a schedule for my blog posts, doctor visits, outings with friends, etc. … Continue reading

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Review: Time Change

I think I’ve mentioned before that I like time travel novels. This one is no exception. Let me give you a blurb, and then I’ll talk about the book. Blurb In 1948, a film star sees a strange man in … Continue reading

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Yes, I Have

Have you revisited an old favorite book/movie? How did it change for you as you got older? As far as movies go, I love them, but I don’t watch them very much now. My husband is not much of a … Continue reading

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Flood

A few years ago there were devastating floods in the midwest. For many nights the TV news showed scenes of rescues and destruction. I started to think that maybe a flood might make a dynamic story, so I wrote a … Continue reading

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How Inspiring

“What are the nicest or most inspiring things people have said or written about your writing? How did it affect you?” Whether a writer wants it to or not, what a reviewer says about his/her book always has an impact. … Continue reading

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Review: Cowboy Out Of Time

Did I ever mention that I like time travel novels? Most of the ones I’ve read have been fun reads, and this one is no exception. Let me share a blurb with you, and then I’ll tell you what I … Continue reading

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More Time to Write, Right?

We’ve previously discussed how summers typically affect our writing schedules or outputs, but this summer of 2020 was unique in many ways. Tell us whether these unique factors affected your writing… and whether that was to the “good” or the … Continue reading

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Little Red Riding Hood

Does everyone know the story of Little Red Riding Hood? The way it goes is like this. A little girl who wears a red cape (hence the name) is taking some food to her grandmother who is sick. On her … Continue reading

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