Fire hooping

Harness the Power of an Insult: My Advice and Story

I've hinted around here and there about the title of my work-in-progress book, A Pretty Girl Who Can Dance, but I've only talked about it to a handful of friends. I think it's time to share it publicly because: A. I don't cry about it anymore. B. I want people to understand that the title … Continue reading Harness the Power of an Insult: My Advice and Story

CherieDawnLovesFire

Crater Face, Bullies, and an Attempted Suicide

Many of you know that I've been working on a fictional novel about my experiences as a fire dancer. They're so wild that I couldn't make them up! Almost. In the first drafts of this novel, I included too much back story about my main character, based on yours truly. But instead of simply deleting … Continue reading Crater Face, Bullies, and an Attempted Suicide