About the Thinker

Photo by Taylor Himbert
Hello and welcome to my writing blog!  I have to clarify the type of blog because I really enjoy blogging and have a few other blogs that highlight things I enjoy like photography and cooking/crafting.  I guess you could call me a jill-of-all trades or, as I've gotten more recently, a renaissance woman!  I don't know how accurate that is, but I do enjoy all sorts of creative things and these blogs are my outlet.

As for Thinking Thoughts, I have chosen to focus on all things related to writing: reading, books, author interviews, book reviews, and my own personal writing journey. My faith is found in Jesus and, because of that, everything I write filters through that lens. Being a photographer as well, I enjoy lens analogies :) 

I'm not sure what else you need to know about me... I grew up in a small town. I love reading and have been known to finish a book in a day when I have the time. I also write fiction - I've finished about 8 books though they all need editing - and it is my desire to be published one day.  I live in Dayton, Ohio though I'm originally from Northern California, spent 6 years in Southern California, and lived in Washington, D.C. for 2 years. I enjoy being active and eating healthy - which is why I started my craft and food blog (check it out if you get the chance). 

I also run a few online shops that sell fun bookish items under the name Create Explore Read (which is also the name of my Instagram: @createexploreread). www.instagram.com/createexploreread I enjoy creating designs whether it's for my shops or for my cover design business, and have loved seeing my bookmarks, mugs, buttons, and other products in fun, creative pictures on Instagram!

Check out my shops:
Society6
Redbubble
Etsy

Other than that, I really am just a small town girl that loves the written word and hopes to share her thoughts with those that would read them.

There are several ways you can be involved on my blog as well...

Newsletter - Join my newsletter for fun, insider updates about my writing, life, and shops!
{Writer Wednesday} posts - for authors and writers (published and unpublished)
Author Chat - fun and real posts that take a look at authors in 'real life'
RE:View posts for my book reviews
Guest Posts* - on topics such as writing, reading, or life
*I reserve the right to approve the topic to make sure it fits within the workings of my blog and so that my readers will enjoy it.

If you'd like to be a part of Thinking Thoughts contact me using the form to the right and we'll see where you fit in!

Thank you for stopping by, hope you'll come back soon!

Emilie

I am represented by Tamela Hancock Murray of The Steve Laube Agency. All business and writing-related inquires can be directed to her. 



*Please Note: I am an affiliate with Amazon and for some purchase links provided, I will receive a portion of the sale.
**The opinions expressed on this blog are 100% my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”