Monthly Archives: August 2011

Officially an Author (again ;D)

No Money Marketing: All You Need Is Like is now live and available in the Amazon.com store.  The paperback version will be released after we are resettled in the US. End of Mae is now just .99 to celebrate.  From now on … Continue reading

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All You Need Is Like Due Out… Now

The last week has been crazy.  We found out that we need to reapply for my visa.  That means $5,000 and another year unable to work.  We decided to go back to America and reapply at a later date. Because … Continue reading

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Walking the Riesling Trail

I’ve often said that we were spending a few days “in the country” but I’ve rarely shown what we do out there.  We visit Clare Valley, known for being the heart of some of Australia’s best wines.  Last visit was … Continue reading

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Planning Our Trip

So many exciting things going on over here in the Smith house.  We are putting together a plan to tour New Jersey in early November.  The plan is to meet Max, one of the mystical crystal skulls.  A crystal skull features in … Continue reading

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Is it The End for Indies?

Amazon has decided to move their independently published books to a separate division.  This is to provide “readers a convenient way to explore and browse some of the indie selection available on Kindle”. In addition I noticed that Amazon has removed the … Continue reading

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It’s Tao or Never

A friend and I were talking this morning and she mentioned that she was a futurist.  She likes to dwell upon what is coming, a visionary. As a joke, I answered that I am a ‘todayist’.  Today is all I … Continue reading

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How I Quit Smoking

Today I celebrate my first full year without smoking.  I haven’t had a complete smoke free year I think since I was about 14 years old. The number one thing that helped me quit smoking was switching to Native American … Continue reading

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We’re Rich! ;D

We’ve been concerned about the high cost of travel and living expenses when we hit American soil, but no longer!  Today I received 5 separate emails informing me that we are now filthy rich… we just have to send a small … Continue reading

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The Debt Double Standard

Today I saw two opposing commercials back to back, and together they summarize why we are in such global financial crisis. The first was offering debt, the second was offering debt recovery.  They were shown one after the other.  To me this … Continue reading

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On the Road Again…

Big News:  Mr. Smith & I are heading back to America.  There will be a longer post in the next few days explaining all the details, but for now I’m keeping it short. We should be heading that way in … Continue reading

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