Monthly Archives: January 2017

Books from Obama

You can learn a lot about a person from the books that they read and recommend. Check out 86 Books Barack Obama Has Recommended During His Presidency Catherine Kane 1/31/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The … Continue reading

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Power, per Bailey (Inspiration)

“The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading.” David Bailey Catherine Kane 130/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, … Continue reading

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Read For Flavor (Writing Quick Tip)

Different genres have different patterns of storytelling. Different ways of saying things. Different types of story arcs. Trying to write something but having a problem getting started or keeping the words flowing once you have started? Try taking a break … Continue reading

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Your Life (In Jelly Beans…)

…So… what are you going to do with your jelly beans?.. Continue reading

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Winter Wellness Weekend 2017

Got wellness? In two weeks, the Hudson Valley Holistic Market is throwing a Winter Wellness Weekend on February 11 and 12 at the Ramada Fishkill in Fishkill, NY. Lots of great vendors and readers, classes as part of your admission … Continue reading

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Humor in Fantasy (Catherine’s Book Shelf)

We’re going through some uncertain times in the United States right now  and, when things are stressful, one of the better things you can do for yourself is a good laugh. Try some of these Jim Butcher’s Harry Dresden series–  … Continue reading

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Goals per Beattie (Inspiration)

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.” Melody Beattie Catherine Kane 1/23/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The … Continue reading

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Catherine’s Book Shelf

If you’re into writing, fantasy, science fiction  and other such topics, you’re probably looking for new books to read and more information on an ongoing basis. This blog is one place that you can find that- but sometimes you need … Continue reading

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Getting on Good Reads

Last year was a rough year all round, so this year, I’m doing my best to get moving again. I’m getting back to working on some of the projects I’ve already started and also getting started on things I’ve wanted … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block?…

…or any other kind of block? Many times we know what we need to do but. somehow, we just don’t do it. So how can we clear those blocks? Here’s a 365 day, affordable online course that can help A … Continue reading

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