The Cardboard Sign: Laura’s View

Book #2 of The Cardboard Sign is available for preorder and will be available for all to read and enjoy on 08/16/2021! This book tells the story of The Cardboard Sign from Laura’s perspective. Book #1 told the story of The Cardboard Sign from Kasey’s viewpoint.

Homeless?  This can’t be true! Laura discovered at an early age that life can change in an instant. From Miss Popularity to the girl in the background, Laura finally views people for what really counts. The only person in her corner is her mother. She vows to be the rock her mother needs. Will life ever be the same again? Read The Cardboard Sign: Laura’s View to discover a lesson that takes some people years to fully grasp.

I’ve used this pandemic to really buckle down and release my creativity. I hope you all enjoy all of my works. Thanks for the support and happy reading!

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XOXO …. K.Y. Thompson

Character Interview: Kasey

Get to know the characters from The Cardboard Sign.  Book: The Cardboard Sign: Kasey’s View

Full Name: Kasey Barteen

(Who are your parents?) I tell people to address them as Mr. and Mrs. Barteen.

(Do you have any siblings?) Yes, one.  Charlise “Sissy” Barteen

(Are you right or left handed?) Right Handed

(Which words or phrases do you most overuse?) Not quite sure.  There probably are just a few? Let me think…. I’ll say the word “Just”.  It just fits in with most situations.

(What grade are you in now?) 8th grade 

(What is the most evil thing you have ever done so far?) Evil is not in my vocabulary. I’m a saint.

(How close are you to your family?) Very close, I love them all, even Little Dennis. We mesh like peanut butter and jelly.

(Which person do you wish you were closest to?) My dad.  We’re just having a rough patch right now.

(Who is the person you despise the most, why?) Christopher Harrowing. He’s not the person I thought he was when we first met.

(How do you deal with stress?) I write in my journal.

(What do you have in your pockets or purse?) Just some pens and puzzle pieces.  What about you?

(Do you enjoy school? If not, why do you struggle?) For the most part, school is just okay. I like my friends and some of my classes.  It’s not like I can just not go to school… ya know?

The Cardboard Sign: Kasey’s View

The Cardboard Sign: Kasey’s View is available for preorder on most platforms. This book has been a labor of love that I am proud to finally be able to share with the world. The last day to preorder is May 30, 2021. The book will be available for all to enjoy on May 31, 2021. Will you have the courage to take a look to discover the truth?

It’s Up to You

I’ve always heard I’m great at motivating people. People can do more than they believe.  It’s the simple formula of mind over matter. When I was elementary school, I had a principal whom started school off each day saying, “Success comes in CANS, not CAN NOTS and Whether you win or lose, it is up to you to choose!” These two quotes stuck with me and when I need a motivation and silent say each one.

I’m a real estate agent that loves to write and both passions require I push myself daily. Each day isn’t roses and rainbows but it’s how I view the task assigned that’s important. Find the positive pieces in every situation.  I’m not sure if anyone browsing this blog needs a pick me up today, but please understand you can achieve your dreams, you just have to believe.

Check It Out

Hidden in Plain Sight contains seven short stories about matters of the heart. Each story takes the reader on a journey to reveal an unexpected truth about life, love, and the desires within . Everyone wants their desires granted but will each be willing to learn the lessons hidden in plain sight.

Hidden in Plain Sight can be found on most electronic websites, such as iBooks, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc.