The Cage (A Flash Fiction Piece)

by K. Kris Loomis, August 2, 2017 in Fiction

Every time she tried to flex her feet she felt the restriction. She had not been able to move her legs for several hours. Her lower body resembled a stump, bound all the way up to her rib cage. The windows had been blackened out with heavy fabric and the lack of illumination ensured her […]

Five Yoga Lessons That Are Helping Me Rehab My Frozen Shoulder

by K. Kris Loomis, July 10, 2017 in Yoga

“But you can’t have a frozen shoulder. You do yoga!” I heard this from some of my friends several weeks ago after I was diagnosed with a frozen shoulder. Come to find out, even a dedicated yogini can get a frozen shoulder. I’m living proof. Now, if you aren’t familiar with this shoulder affliction, yay! […]

A Tough Decision (A Flash Fiction Piece)

by K. Kris Loomis in Fiction

He had a tough decision to make, no question about it. He had faced similar threats before and had managed (miraculously) to recover so he tried to stave off the pumping adrenaline before panic set in. After all, this is what you get for playing with the big boys. Think, he said to himself. Just […]

A Quote on Genius

by K. Kris Loomis in Quotes

I’ve come to the conclusion that no one can avoid the work. And lots of it. It doesn’t matter if you’re gifted or brilliant. High IQ? Doesn’t matter. You still have to do the work. I came across this quote by Michelangelo this week and it resonated with me. “If you knew how much work went into […]

A Writing Anniversary: Things I Learned During My First Year As a Serious Writer (Part Two)

by K. Kris Loomis in Writing

In my previous post, A Writing Anniversary: Things I Learned During My First Year As a Serious Writer (Part 1), I discussed some things I’ve discovered on this writing journey of mine. Things that have nothing to do with the actual writing part of the business. Here are a few other things I’ve learned this […]

A Writing Anniversary: Things I Learned During My First Year as a Serious Writer (Part One)

by K. Kris Loomis in Writing

This past week marked the first year since I published my first two books on Amazon (happy anniversary, me!). I have gone on to publish another seven books this year, three of which have been translated into Spanish, and one which will debut in audio format at the end of the month. Not bad for a […]

Facing My Fears, an Interview

by K. Kris Loomis in Personal

Fears. We all have them, right? This post is a little different for me because I am not going to give you my written words. Instead, I will be giving you my spoken ones. Let me explain. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Billy J. Atwell of the ‘FEAR NOT: Living Beyond Your […]

Things I Relearned While Planting the Garden

by K. Kris Loomis in Personal

I’ll go ahead and get this out of the way. I do not have a green thumb. Never have. But that doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy pokin’ around in the garden sometimes. My husband loves to garden; I’m pretty content just pokin’ around. Now, this is our first spring back in the states after spending […]

Releasing the Butterflies

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 […]