The boxed set of Chapter 8 is currently available at a discounted price of only $0.99 and includes deleted scenes, the alternate ending, and epilogue. This series includes Grace Street & Return to Grace Street. I would love your thoughts on the excerpt I'm including with this post.
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(This is about a 2 minute read).
As most of you may know - or maybe you don't - there has been a fairly strong reaction to Sia's Elas... Read more of this blog post »
Over the past decade or so, my family has made a tradition of staying at the lodge of one of Indiana’s various state parks on New Year’s Eve. Brown County, Spring Mill, and Turkey Run state parks among them. Surprisingly, each lodge accommodat... Read more of this blog post »
1st off...visit my "Senior Agent's" Agency: www.wlwritersagency.c... Read more of this blog post »
http://www.amazon.com/City-Embers-Col... Read more of this blog post »
If life was like a song, mine might be the blues, or a country ballad.
Writing is like that. The tone of the story, is music to our reader's ears.
Tomorrow marks 10 years since I came home from the hospital, after the brain bleed cau... Read more of this blog post »
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Propped up store fronts
Shadow goods piled high behind
Shiny windows welcoming shoppers
Elephantine condos blocking the river view
Try to enter but what is this?
No one home
Abandoned before it began
No backs for buildings
Merely wooden slats
Holding up the façade
Of higher property taxes
For t... Read more of this blog post »
Hey everyone, bear with me as I get used to using this thing - I'm going to start off just posting reviews of the books I'm reading in the hopes of sharing my thoughts. Feel free to leave comments or shoot me an e-mail with suggestions or tips. Here... Read more of this blog post »
Hello everyone…today is the day you get to suggest what I should write about next. lol Since I just finished up a historical, we’ll have to take that genre off the list for this one. But any other one is open. Let me know what you’d like to see.
Also, I’ll be chatting with Will Prater and Jeff Ad...Read more of this blog post »
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In some of my writing, I have characters who use guns a lot, and every now and then I get some detail about guns wrong and I get flooded with notes from helpful people explaining my mistake. Which is fine and good. So, let’s turn the tables a little. I may not be an expert on firearms, but...Read more of this blog post »
Podcast is the most miserable word. I realize it comes from iPod and broadcast, but for the life of me I can never remember it. I've listened to a few over the years -- Jenny Crusie and Lani Diane Rich did a series on movies called the Popcorn Dialogues, which were fascinating even if I ended up...Read more of this blog post »
The blog says it’s about All Sorts of Stuff, so I’m going to share with you books that I’ve read and enjoyed. I hope this to become a regular feature.
The first book I’m reviewing is My Zombie Ex-Boyfriends by Susan Soares. This is a Young Adult contemporary fantasy romantic comedy story. Yeah, al...Read more of this blog post »
The police came tonight as a bottle was shattered on my head. A thing thought to be love with me covered in red.
Sitting in the corner crying telling the police to come quick. A thing called love a thing called love. A... Read more of this blog post »
Or So I Keep Telling Myself
My apologies for my super-long absence from the site! (And mailing list. And Facebook. And Twitter. And...Oh, you get the idea.)
On December 31st I officially went past my book deadline. I've been scribbling like mad for over a month trying to wrap up this project, on... Read more of this blog post »
Most of you know that I also write contemporary romance with my hubby under the pen name of VK Sykes. We have a new book coming out Feb. 24th–Meet Me at the Beach, book one in our new Seashell Bay series of small town romances. I’m giving away an advanced reading copy of the book on my VK Sykes...Read more of this blog post »
I'm off to New York on Thursday, weather permitting, and won't be back until late in February. I'm in the US for business, and while I'm there I'll also be appearing at Boskone 52 in Boston from February 13-15; you can find me on the program schedule here.
I'll also be hanging out and drinking bee...Read more of this blog post »
Today was Alcestis’ 58th birthday.
Would have been. She died a little over a week ago.
Peter and I often go out to dinner either the 3rd or the 26th of whatever month it is*; occasionally both, like this month. January is frequently a sod; serious deluges of champagne are often required in January....Read more of this blog post »
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The 2015 Bill and Melinda Gates Letter: http://www.gatesnotes.com/2015-annual...
In which John discusses the prospect of dramatic improvements in the lives of the world's poorest people, his favorite letter of the year (sorry Bill My...
Eliot made a castle for the bad guys out of Lowell, Heaney, Levine, and Ovid.
… you’ll want to read myFacebook post from today, which you can find here. Unfortunately, Facebook has changed its algorithm,decreasing visibility of posts by a page unless those posts are “promoted” (meaning I pay so that more people can see them). BUT, there is a way for you to continue seeing...Read more of this blog post »
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