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NEW COVER: Legacy of Hope as Carlie Simonsen
And yesterday, I received the cover for my next release as Carlie Simonsen, a contemporary tale of hope touched with romance - Legacy of Hope.
Legacy of Hope PoD Cover
Legacy of Hope Ebook Cover
Sean is finally home, but
everything he hoped for is gone. As far as he can tell, his life is over. His
dreams of becoming a garden designer seem done, because he can’t dig or weed.
He can’t see how he can be of any use in the School Gardens Program, he used to
help to run. And he can’t kick a ball, or ride a skateboard, so how can he
continue to be the buddy of a boy who loves to do both? And as for his
girlfriend, Angelica… well, Sean feels he has no choice but to send her away.
After all, she’ll be better off with a guy who can walk, won’t she?
Unfortunately, Angelica and his little buddy Brian have other plans. They just
need to get Sean to see that he’s not so useless after all…
Legacy of Hope is a teen to young adult story about how Sean learns
to cope with losing his ability to walk, and to see that there is still might
be a way to do the things he loves. But even the strongest person needs a
little help to learn to hope again.
Legacy of Hope is the second book in the Wheelchair Adventures series, which is based around young people
getting their wheels underneath them, after they find themselves in
This report is actually going out on
time. It’s been a busy week, and, with exams approaching, it’s only going to
get busier. This is what happened the week just gone.
Week 1 ProgressNew
words produced: 67 + poetry and flash handwritten
and Notes: NilWorks
completed: 14 (7 poems, 7 flash fiction)Works
edited: 1 (CS initial edit for Army Boots & Stilettos)Covers
created: 0 (CS format done for Army Boots & Stilettos)Works
Entered: 0Bloggery: 1,829University
Prep and Assignments: 3,392Writing News The week just gone saw me trying to
complete a second assessment item. Unfortunately, it proved more complex than
expected, so, although I completed the words required, with 30-40 references in
place, I’m not completely happy with the result, and have decided to go over it
this week to see if I can tweak it into something more satisfactory. I also
completed the initial edit and format of Army Boots & Stilettos, but want