I’m overwhelmed with appreciation that people from around the world are showing an interest in my new e-book, Your Everyday Superpower!!
And I realise that I haven’t made it super easy or accessible for everyone. Ouch – my bad.
So while the limited free period is still on for a day or two, here’s s...Read more of this blog post »
The ‘traditional’ Christmas Stocking is usually displayed as overflowing with small toys, gobs of sweets and at least one or two candy canes. Over the last few decades the sweets have begun to outnumber the small toys. Whether this is so because of the mass production of candy, because we love sw...Read more of this blog post »
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I do a ton of reading and research for all my books and blogs. Recently, I discovered a GEM of a book that I highly recommend;The Age of Speed—Learning to Thrive in a More-Faster-Now Worldby Vince Poscente.We all feel overwhelmed. It seem...Read more of this blog post »
If I said I never used anything I learned in algebra class, I’d be lying. In my career as a marketer and communicator, I’ve never had much use for sophisticated math. But I have had plenty of use for the life lesson that algebra offered – of being forced to do something uninteresting simply becau...Read more of this blog post »
I’m guest blogging TODAY over at Book-alicious Mama! Come join this BIG and IMPORTANT debate as part of the 12 Days of Holiday-licious! Oh, dear reader. Come let me lead you to the path of…er…enlightenment.
Are you a purist like me? Do you love Little White Lights? Or have you, sadly, fallen fo...Read more of this blog post »
Do you love poetry? What is it exactly about poetry that you love? Is it the rhyme? Is it the condensation of words? Is it the genius that sometimes flows across the pages? Often I think of Emily Dickinson or Robert Frost. But today I'm thinking of a poet of lower stripe, a man who happened upo... Read more of this blog post »
Amar noutro mundo
que não este.
Poder equilibrar – perfeito –
um prato sobre um alfinete.
Equilibrar um livro, uma casa,
sobre um alfinete.
Outro mundo. Sua maquete:
palavra e cavalete.
Outro: este, mas
em falsete. Sete vezes
mais belo, mil mais leve.
Setecentos o mesmo gesto – amar –
e, no entanto, não se c...
With me is Hannah Jayne, author of the new YA Truly, Madly, Deadly and the Underworld Detection Agency Chronicles. Other local San Jose authors were scattered at tables throughout the stor...Read more of this blog post »
On December 1st, 2009, Stephen King posted a poll on his website asking his fans what book they’d like him to write next: a Dark Tower stand alone novel, or a sequel to The Shining. Voting ended on December 31st, with The Shining sequel coming out ahead, and yet King ended up writing and publi...Read more of this blog post »
I am thrilled that PUBLICATION DAY is here at last!
To celebrate the publication of HIS DARK LADY in paperback today across the United Kingdom, I am giving away THREE copies to UK readers.
You can also find the novel in... Read more of this blog post »
Christmas and New Year’s are quickly approaching, and I have great news for those who are ready to load up their new #Kindles, #Nooks and e-readers with some scrumptious holiday reads! If you like original, mind-bending fiction; if you enjoy expanding your horizons with exotic, spiritual, thought...Read more of this blog post »
I know have my list of credits and bio up, but I think it would be a good idea to get a little better acquainted. So, here’s ten random facts about me:
1. I have a criminal justice degree (sadly, I became too disillusioned with the system to ever make use of it after graduation).
2. I have a larger...Read more of this blog post »
When one has a screw loose, there can be medical implications. This study documents one such:
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“Spontaneous expulsion of a screw: An unusual complication 3 years after internal fixation of posterior acetabular wall fracture,” Francisco Chana-Rodríguez, José Matías Tabernero Fernández, Manuel Villa...
That might as well be me there sitting in that bathtub up to my you-know-what in fragrant froth.
When I need to unwind, I pour myself a glass of white wine, grab a good book, uncap some richly scented foam bath, and hop in my (fiberglass) tub and read...until the water turns cold.
Sometimes I'll...Read more of this blog post »
Hello everyone, do I have a treat for you today--a glimpse of author friend Darah Lace's newly re-released erotic romanceUnmasked! Sit back and enjoy!
After a long business trip, the last thing Spencer Preston wants is to attend a masquerade party. His plan? Get in and get out. However, an encoun... Read more of this blog post »
If you enjoy mysteries, The Depot is a prequel mystery with a paranormal edge that only takes an hour to read. No worries if that's too short for you; per reader demand, the follow-up novel will be available December 12th!
If after reading The Depotyou decide you want more, come back daily and r... Read more of this blog post »
I spent my morning designing this...
I am currently reading...
I am currently Writing...
Last few chapters of A Different Kind of Courage
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All good things must come to an end.
Surrendered has been written, and sent off for edits.
I feel bittersweet saying goodbye to Jasper and Ava, but you never know what the future holds
For those of you who have read I Surrender and Surrender to Me-Thank you for welcoming Ja... Read more of this blog post »
It’s Advent and we’re longing and aching and broken and hurting and desperate …. and there are miracles. Miracles that just keep happening.Read more of this blog post »
Remember how you all built a maternity house in Kenya in just over 24 hours – you all built an inn for the Babe, for babies in Kenya, before Christmas! – and...
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And if you haven't looked at Elizabeth Los' work yet, you shou... Read more of this blog post »
At the masterclass, I had the honor of meeting Ammar Mohammed, a social media pioneer in the Middle East. Ammar joined Twitter very early - in 2...Read more of this blog post »
Ladies and gentlemen :oD Here’s a first look at the TV show I’ve been working on all year,HITRECORD ON TV! It’s a half-hour variety show with short films, live performances, music, cartoons, and of course, MORE!
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Hundreds of thousands of artists from all over the world contribute to the collaborati...
Tonight, I attended a lecture at my local community center by a local historian on the largely ignored Eastern half of the city of London, Ontario. My city, as I learned tonight, was originally two- London Proper (what I know as Downtown London) and East London (where the factories and working cl...Read more of this blog post »
Life is so complicated now with the increasing advancement of technology. There I said it. I know it’s supposed to get easier but it’s not. We stay connected twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, even when we don’t want to be. We cannot escape work, we cannot escape that pesky aunt and uncl...Read more of this blog post »