Category: Darcy’s Books

  • Endangered Species Day: Book Trailer

    Today, May 16th is Endangered Species Day. It’s a day to remember the dangers to our environment if we can’t help endangered species survive. Here’s a not-so-serious look at my latest book trailer. It’s a spoof of DirectTV ads. If you can’t see this video, click here. The ABAYOMI eBook is on sale for $0.99 […]

  • Wisdom, the Oldest Bird in the World Hatches New Chick

    Wisdom, the oldest known bird in the world at age 63, has just seen her newest chick hatch! Wow! One of the surprising things about writing a nonfiction piece is that the story isn’t finished yet. Our world doesn’t just stop, it’s not stagnate. Life goes on. And that means that Wisdom has yet another […]

  • START YOUR NOVEL: A Fiction Notes book

    START YOUR NOVEL: A Fiction Notes book

    My latest Fiction Notes book is now available! Six Winning Steps Toward a Compelling Opening Line, Scene and Chapter You want to write a novel, but you don’t know where to start. You have a great idea and—well, that’s all. This book explains the writing process of starting a novel in six winning steps. CHAPTERS […]

  • Oldest Bird in World: Name her Chick

    Last year, I wrote this book about the oldest bird in the world who was on Midway Atoll when the Japanese tsunami struck. It’s an amazing story of survival that just won’t stop. At the age of 62+, she is about to hatch another chick. Yes! A mother at 62+ From Wisdom, the Midway Albatross’s […]

  • Awards, Retreats and FB Tips: November 2012 News

    Here’s some news for November: Report on one of my Novel Revision Retreats, this time, held in Atherton, CA. My article about using Facebook as an author is now up on the WOW-Women-on-Writing site. Facebook: Best Practices for Profiles, Pages, Groups and Posts. Hurrah! Desert Baths has been named to the Outstanding Science Trade Books […]

  • June News

    Wisdom, the Midway Albatross is one of the featured books in this BookLinks article: Classroom Connections: Taking Flight with Books about Birds. Larson, Jeanette (author). First published May 2012 (Book Links). http://booklistonline.com/ProductInfo.aspx?pid=5394850 Please Vote for Kitty Harvill. Illustrator of Wisdom, the Midway Albatross, Kitty has entered three paintings in the 4th International Animal Art Contest. […]