My Indy Journey – Day 14 stats

Posted On Jul 14 2014 by

Yes, I’m a slacker. I didn’t post my progress this weekend at all. I took Friday off. One does need a date night from time to time. Which, actually, turned into deck furniture shopping with my wife. After scoring a great deal at Meijer’s (it’s a great big grocery\clothing\tools\deck furniture store in Michigan), I assembled my new furniture and enjoyed it for the rest of the evening. On Saturday, I grabbed our adjustable table out of the trailer and set myself up to write out on the deck. So here’s the stats to date: Now I Knew You: 1500 words …


Book Review – The Water Fight Professional

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Angela Ruth Strong’s latest middle grade read, The Water Fight Professional, is timed perfectly for the hot summer days ahead. Joey Michaels is a kid with a business plan: Drench people for money. Hey, who wouldn’t pay a buck or two to have their brother, sister, or mom clobbered with a water balloon or the latest in water-based weaponry? The Water Fight Professional includes all the crazy weird adventures you’d expect, but Joey learns many important lessons along the way. It’s a summer for learning who he really is, what he really wants, and that maybe, just maybe, girls aren’t …