Blogging, Disability & Accessibility, Diversity, Writing

What Does Disability Look Like? People with Disabilities Are CAPTIVATING!

My name is Rebecca, and I am a visually impaired writer and Filipino-American clergywoman. I am proud to be a volunteer staff writer and contributing columnist for CAPTIVATING! The mission of CAPTIVATING! aligns incredibly well with my own personal mission to make both the church and the world more accessible for people with disabilities.   Our Search for Models with… Continue reading What Does Disability Look Like? People with Disabilities Are CAPTIVATING!

Blogging

Taking a Global Stand Against Climate Change: Guest Post by Chloe Ward (Freelance Wildlife Writer)

This week, I am delighted to feature experienced environmental journalist and wildlife writer, Chloe May Ward. Chloe and I both love animals and this beautiful world in which we live.  That is why I am pleased to share with you Chloe's fascinating article about how young people are working together to raise awareness about climate change and the importance of protecting our planet.

Author Q&A, Book Reviews, Books

Murder on the Rocks- A Welsh Mystery from #OwnVoices Author, J.S. Strange (Blog Tour & Author Interview)

A murdered writer, a mysterious death, and a group with jealousy at its heart, this is Jenner's toughest case yet Murder on the Rocks (Jordan Jenner Mysteries #1) by J. S. Strange Book Details Title: Murder on the Rocks  Author: J.S. Strange Genre:  Mystery/ Cozy Mystery/ Own Voices Length: 416 pages (Print length) Publisher: Panther Publishing Format: Digital Available… Continue reading Murder on the Rocks- A Welsh Mystery from #OwnVoices Author, J.S. Strange (Blog Tour & Author Interview)

Amanda Gene lies on the ground with her arm wrapped around Noodles. Noodles is a small black and white Boston Terrier. She holds a sign that says "Best Friends."
Author Q&A, Blogging, Disability & Accessibility, Diversity

Amanda Gene Nelson: A Disability Blogger Who Is Chasing Her Dreams (Interview)

Amanda Gene is a blogger and a member of the disability community. I've been a fan of Amanda Gene's blog for quite some time and I was so happy that she was willing to sit down and chat with me about her writing process,  her pets, and what it is like to be a young woman with a disability in today's world. 

Book Reviews, Books, Diversity, Uncategorized

First Line Fridays #3: “Fear of the Other: No Fear in Love” by William H. Willimon

Welcome to First Line Fridays! First Line Fridays a fun meme hosted by Hoarding Books! The aim of the game? Grab the book closest to you and share the first line! Title: Fear of the Other: No Fear in Love  Author: William H. Willimon Genre: Christian Nonfiction Length: 91 Pages (Paperback) First lines: "Thanks to fellow Christians… Continue reading First Line Fridays #3: “Fear of the Other: No Fear in Love” by William H. Willimon

Kristin on the TEDx stage. Photo from her website KristinSmedley.com/
Author Q&A, Book Reviews, Books, Disability & Accessibility, Diversity

Thriving Blind: Changing the Way People See Disability Book Review & Interview with TEDx Speaker Kristin Smedley

I had the chance to interview TEDx speaker and rare disease mom, Kristin Smedley, about her new book and how she is changing the way the world sees blindness. When both of Smedley's sons were born with a rare disease that caused them to lose their sight, she and her family chose thriving over merely surviving.