"This place gives me the creeps," Gil Swanson mused out loud to himself as he walked amongst the grave markers at Gettysburg. As a soldier, he had been on his fair share of battlefields. He could imagine the carnage and smell; the stench of war. On this hallowed ground, one hu... Read more of this blog post »
by Tim McBain and L.T. Vargus
I finished this novel while travelling, but because it is not of my preferred genre, I shall decline from giving it a star rating and a reviewFade to Black Read more of this blog post »
This is the power of words. From ancient times, t... Read more of this blog post »
I Also Got Your Front, Hailey
Book 2 of the Hailey series
Name of Editor –Janna Qualman
Name of cover designer – Valerie Kramin
Official genre of book - Women's suspense/thriller
Content warning – language – low heat rating
Original Publication Page -July 6, 2015
With the McMa...
How Compatible are We? Ready for Intimacy? Commitment? The Marriage Bed? In-laws or Out-laws?
Many couples spend a great deal of time planning their wedding, but little time planning their marriage. They have not taken the time to have candid open discussion as to what happens after the wedding.... Read more of this blog post »
On Sunday at about seven thirty pm a short right after he interrogated Baraka, general Hamza had an unexpected phone call; he was asked by the defense minister's secretary to arrive at the Emir's palace at eight thirty pm.
He had no doubt that it had to be an emergen... Read more of this blog post »
“I’m sure I shall become a very excellent writer of children’s stories,” said Mr Snodsbury to himself. “... Read more of this blog post »
I moved to Detroit in August of 2013. I’ve talked about some of my experiences here: my cautious optimism, a scary encounter with street harassment, and an extended metaphor attempting to convey the difficulties of the last year. Then there’s the million other Feelings I regularly cycle through t...Read more of this blog post »
So, for those of you who don't want to sign up for facebook, I've now worked out how to embed my posts into my website.
If I make a post, I'll put it up on the site as well.
John Wi... Read more of this blog post »
"No, they're not." I went on to elaborate, explaining that I had done substantial resea... Read more of this blog post »
“Contes de la Tisseuse” – Léa Silhol, cover art by Dorian Machecourt, Nitchevo Factory, 2015
Et parce que bien sûr je suis en retard sur tout… (et préfère écrire des livres que de rédiger des blogs ?) …
Sortie le 15 avril, la réédition de mon premier recueil, les Contes de la Tisseuse, en gran...Read more of this blog post »
When I left the US, I felt like I was ready to slip back into my life, like a greased up seal into a warm bath. To quote Spencer Hastings quoting Winnie the Pooh, ‘How lucky I am to have known somebody and something that saying goodbye to is so damn awful’. I was ready to face reality, but with a...Read more of this blog post »
Second Chance by Liliana Rhodes
A Fling with a Greek Billionaire (The Prequel) by Marian Tee
Tempting Victoria by Mina V. Esguerra
His Need, Her Desire by Malia Mallory
When She Fell for the Billionaire by Suzette de Borja... Read more of this blog post »
First off, got a new job, it will slow down the release schedule some, but it will also let me do something with the books I needed to do, so that is good. As such I have been gearing up for that.
Also yesterday, my brother in law... Read more of this blog post »
Here's a quote to get you through Monday:
"My doctor says I have a malformed public duty gland and a natural deficiency in moral fiber," [Ford Prefect] muttered to himself, "and th... Read more of this blog post »
A novelette, based on the robots in "Robots Like Blue"
I am sending one of my robots to Mars!
>Log Memory file:
Earth date: Monday, 24 February 2068
12.56 GREENWICH EARTH TIME/UT+0
Julian Date: 2476436.03889
He is coming!
I can see him.
He is co... Read more of this blog post »
I don’t just mean when we sit down to write our stories. I don’t mean during Nanowrimo or any other wrimo. I don’t mean during word counts. I mean that we, as writers, are building worlds together.
The people we meet at conferences and workshops, on Facebook an... Read more of this blog post »
The Black Lotus by Kieran Fanning introduces three kids with extraordinary abilities. Brazilian Ghost can turn himself invisible; Irish Cormac can run incredibly quickly; and American Kate can communicate with animals.
The mysterious one-eyed Makoto turns up and recruits each one of them, a bit li...Read more of this blog post »
Last night, just seconds before the biggest crowd at Turner Field this year (including my husband, younger daughter, and myself) broke into the 7th-inning-stretch song of Take Me Out to the Ball Game, a 60-year-old man plummeted to his death in the stands on the first base line. Elsewhere, a 21-y...Read more of this blog post »
“Sekiz yaşımda yazdığım ilk şiirimle kırk sekiz yaşımda yayınladığım ikinci şiir kitabım arasında garip bir imge ortaklığı var. Çocuk Ali Ural'ın yazdığı ilk şiirin adı "Aşı", bir ömür sonra yayınladığı ikinci şiir kitabının adı ise "Kuduz Aşısı", ne tuhaf! Çiçek aşısıyla, kuduz aşısı arasında...Read more of this blog post »
I mentioned in a previous blog post about the website Wattpad. Wattpad is a writer and reader platform where anyone can read full-length novels (or... Read more of this blog post »
At this time of year, I’m keenly aware of every red maple leaf waving amongst a sea of green, the deep orange berries weighing down the branches of my mountain ash, the darkness creeping earlier into the evening and cool air entering through my still-open window in the wee hours of the morning...Read more of this blog post »
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