Along with pursuing her lifelong dream of becoming a writer (accepting the role of “apprentice” in a craft where no one ever becomes a “master,” according to Hemingway), K. Kris Loomis is a determined chess player, an origami enthusiast, a classically trained pianist, and a playwright. After moving to Ecuador in 2013 with her husband and three-legged cat, Triplet, she found herself with plenty of time for reflection, adventure, and dream following.
Ever wonder what it would be like to pick up one day and move abroad? In the summer of 2013, Kris Loomis and her husband sold all their worldly possessions and, along with their three-legged cat, Triplet, did just that. They left their comfy life behind and moved to Ecuador!
by K. Kris Loomis in Personal
I was recently asked to be a guest on a well-respected podcast. Podcasts have become quite popular over the past few years and they are an excellent way for someone to get his or her message or product out there to people who wouldn’t know they existed otherwise. I was thrilled! I was honored! I […]
by K. Kris Loomis in Inspiration
I am a quote collector. Always have been. I kept a ‘quote’ notebook when I was a teenager, mostly recording lines from books I was reading at the time. I wish I still had that little notebook, but it was lost during one of my many moves/changes in life. These days I keep meaningful quotes […]
by K. Kris Loomis in Writing
One of my writing goals this year, apart from publishing a book about Ecuador and starting a novel, is to enter at least three writing contests a month. Whew. So far, so good! Of course, it is only February. I found three really cool contests in January and got my manuscripts to each of them […]