A PRINT COPY OF LAUREL HEIGHTS! (and some other goodies)
All you have to do is leave a comment telling Santa what your best gift EVER was (with your email of course) and a winner will be drawn at the end of the day!
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Tax collectors in Russia have stumbled across a new way of getting people to pay their debts – by threatening to take away their cats, it’s been reported.
State collectors in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk recently succeeded in getting a resident to pay 12,000 roubles ($198; £127) he owed in u...
I did a lot of research on covers, but all of it was specific... Read more of this blog post »
As a holiday gift, here’s a sneak preview of my July 2015 book, JESSE’S GIRL! This scene takes place a couple chapters into the book. For those of you who have not read the opening chapter, here’s a link.
Practice Makes Perfect.
Everyone at Hundred Oaks High knows that career mentor...Read more of this blog post »
Was thinking, a propos of my complete lack of interest in seeing Selma, about how "important" movies are usually terrible.
Typically released in the fall, "important" movies aim to make the audience feel good about itself for having seen the movie. Note that this is very different from actual ente...Read more of this blog post »
بمناسبة ذكرى النكبة الأندلسية الـ 523، رشحنا لك في المقال الماضي عشرة كتب معاصرة لفهم تاريخ الأندلس، ووعدناك حينها بهذا المقال: وهو التواريخ الأندلسية التي كتبتها اليد الأندلسية، لكي تقرأ التاريخ ممن عاشه بكيانه فسمع ورأى أهل الأندلس وملوكها وعلمائها، وسرح ومرح في رياض الأندلس وجنانها ومروجها، وع... Read more of this blog post »
I Belong to You is in COSMO!!
Inside Out made it in Cosmo Magazine, the sexy, thrilling mystery……
Start the series here:
About the TV show and full reading order here –bit.ly/1pNebDD
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I don’t know, i find that sarcasm keeps ME pretty warm …
L'InnocenceWilliam Adolphe Bouguereau, 1893Joy to the world, the Lord is comeLet earth receive her King. Read more of this blog post »
Act 1: Safe Travels
With mortar and pestle, grind together two parts rosemary and one part patchouli while focusing on a journey free of obstacles. Form the herbs into clay and flatten into an amulet. Holding jade in your dominant hand, infuse the stone with your will and intent for safe and succ...Read more of this blog post »
It’s that time again! $5 Friday! Enter to win a $5 gift card!
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Two Mysterious Heralds:
‘Absolute silence crashed down as every face turned toward the man and woman who stepped through the door. The man had multiple braids of chestnut hair flowing below his shoulders, while the woman was fair, with a si...Read more of this blog post »
Part 5: Bumps in the Road.
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Friday is here, and it brings a brand new edition of Free Stuff Fridays. This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Andrew Case. He writes unique books, which is saying something when hundreds of thousands of new titles are being published each year. He writes books of prayers—prayers that ar...Read more of this blog post »
I did my training in London and after spending five years there as a penniless student, it’s good to go back every so often and visit old haunts with some money in my purse.
One of my trips is always to Foyles, the greatest book shop in the world.I shall arm wrestle to the groun... Read more of this blog post »
Being a sensitive soul (no, really), I was struck by my old mucker Nick Lezard’s plaint about his Thanksgiving predicament in his column in the issue before last. If you’ll recall, he said that his parents were too old to stand around in the kitchen cooking a turkey et cetera (the et cetera are t...Read more of this blog post »
Don’t get us wrong.
It’s great filling the home with hugs and love and holiday joy. Everyone loves grandpas and grandmas and brand new toys. Yes, family fills living rooms with laughter, basements with board games, and kitchens with kisses.
But let’s be honest — holiday guests come with a...Read more of this blog post »
What Once Was Perfect by Zoe York
Kyle and Laney shared a perfect summer 12 years ago, and have never moved past their breakup. Now she’s back for the holidays and they have a chance to work out things out and move on with their lives. But moving on doesn’t make sense when you’ve finally reconne...
I hope everybody who celebrates some sort of holiday this season got some good reading!
Last Christmas Day, I unveiled (what was then) the latest Jeff Resnick "book" in ebook format. It wasn't a novel. It was a collection of short stories. They weren't even mysteries. Instead, (as the title conveys), it was Jeff's backstory.
Accor... Read more of this blog post »
New Year, New Love… or Old Love, New Start?
Everyone keeps telling Frankie Taylor that a new year is a time for new beginnings. She’s not so sure. Single for just over twelve months, she’s been more than happy on her own, thanks very much!
At least, that’s what she thinks until she receives a note...Read more of this blog post »
на Радио Голос Омара сегодня – воспоминания о “Краткой истории тракторов по-украински” Марины Левицкой
Пинчон на пляже. Джонатану Розенбауму книжка, как известно, не очень понравилась....Read more of this blog post »
The L. M. Roth Quiz of the Day is a quiz for those familiar with the books of L. M. Roth. If you are not familiar with the books of L. M. Roth, you’d better start cramming!
The answer to Wednesday's quiz: Rosalind was the character who had an evil stepsist... Read more of this blog post »
Thanks, Amber, for letting me visit! I have a couple of holiday stories out this year, but I especially wanted to tell folks about The Festivus Miracle. That���s because I donate all my royalties from this story to Doctors Without Borders, and I���d dearly love to send them a big fat check.
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Finding the right level of stimulation for your work and relationshipsis one of life’skey challenges.Sometimes we procrastinate on tasks and check out from relationships because the overall stimulation level isn’t a good match for our preferences. Some situationsare under-stimulating, causing us...Read more of this blog post »
Blue Moon Circle, our families, and friends (included my visiting step-daughter Jennifer, who was a BMC member before she moved to CA years ago) had a... Read more of this blog post »
Troops of US 101st Airborne Division watching C-47 Skytrain aircraft delivering supplies to their unit, Bastogne, Belgium, 26 Dec 1944. (US Army Signal Corps)
70 Years Ago—Dec. 26, 1944: US Third Army under Patton opens corridor to Bastogne, relieving the defenders. German Ardennes Offensive grin...Read more of this blog post »
I’m pleased to have Bella Settara here today. She’s giving us a sneak peek into her latest romanceRed-Light Wrangler.
Please give Bella a warm welcome and leave a comment to show your love.
‘Red-Light’ Wrangler by Bella Settarra
‘The Men of Moone Mountain’ Book 2
Can a bad reputation hide...Read more of this blog post »
Blurb: Set at the tail end of the Vietnam War era, Circles of Fate takes the reader from Fort Benning, Georgia to Thibodaux, Louisiana. A romantic saga, this gripping novel covers nearly twenty years in the lives of Shaunna Chatman and Todd Jameson. Constantly thrown together and torn apart by fa... Read more of this blog post »
I’ve been sitting on this secret for ages! And I’m thrilled to finally be able to announce that back in October I signed several thousand tip-in sheets (pieces of paper) which will be bound into some of the first printing of ALL FALL DOWN.
What’s going to happen to those books and where c...Read more of this blog post »
They are always somewhere, not so far away. They were here before us; and this is their world as much as it is ours. Otherwise, there is no difference between us.
They... Read more of this blog post »
Also I keep laughing after literally everything katherine Hepburn says in THE PHILADELPHIA STORY
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