As there have been several new audiences cycle through since these last came out, this definitely qualifies for "everything old is made new again." Check it out!... Read more of this blog post »
Watched: This spoof on women fending off compliments
Inside: Dog hair city
Outside: That time of year when the wisteria rhymes with hysteria
Read: Wislawa Szymborska’s “The Kindness of the Blind”
Wrote: L... Read more of this blog post »
Smoking on Mount Rushmore: Selected & New Short Stories assembles 16 stories (55,000 words), most of them published from 2000-2010 by Ed Lynskey. The crime fiction first appeared... Read more of this blog post »
both of my grandfathers
fought in WWII
one saw Europe from inside
a Sherman tank
the other hit France
at the end of a silk
both were wounded
the tank driver died
after a lifetime
of Pall malls, Chesterfields, and Camels
the Nazis didn't get him
R.J Reynolds... Read more of this blog post »
Busy busy busy
My stress level is creeping toward insanity levels, but insanity is my sweet spot.
I'm basically a... Read more of this blog post »
Fight You http://amzn.to/1FgJPFZ
Wreck You http://a... Read more of this blog post »
So far, this has been the year of “Job”, as in unlucky Job, biblical Job, being –tested Job. I won’t innumerate the major interruptions, disruption and frustrations, but believe me some days I just wait for the locusts and think to h*** with it.
My publisher, Champagnebooks.com, has invite... Read more of this blog post »
Number 10: Still drinking scotch on the rocks instead of neat.
Number 9: Not closing any of the three million Starbucks locations statewide.
Number 8: Crying at weddings.
Number 7: Crying during divorces.
Number 6: Peeing a little during r... Read more of this blog post »
On this day, I think of my visits to Pearl Harbor, a... Read more of this blog post »
The earphones crackled and sprang into life as an urgent voice screamed the command. “Dive, dive roll and turn Ginger you have a Messerschmitt on your tail!”
A few m... Read more of this blog post »
We Hear the Dead
Maggie and Kate Fox, in turn-of-the-century New York, become the first celebrity mediums after they stage a prank that soon makes them famous. This fictional account of the true story of two fascinating young women reminded me of Little Women in its depiction of their dramatic li... Read more of this blog post »
And today kicks off the blog tour. Want a signed paperback copy of... Read more of this blog post »
FROM MAY 25-30.
READ THIS CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED NOVEL OF ROMANCE, LUST, AMBITION, AND REDEMPTION. A STORY SET AT A UNIVERSITY IN 1960s MONTREAL THAT PITS STUDENT AGAINST PROFESSOR.
"YES," ONE READER SAID,"I DID GET UP IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT TO READ A... Read more of this blog post »
As I said, I've been writing the new Nightshade novel, and If you take a quick look, you'll find the place holde... Read more of this blog post »
Memorial Day 2015 is upon us. Traditionally, in the northeast, it’s the signal to plant vegetable gardens and fill the flowerpots with an abundance of color and fragrance. This year the weather isn’t cooperating. The days are cool and the nights are colder still. My dear husband and I... Read more of this blog post »
No author likes the same characters.
However, there are some characters that noone likes. (or to be more specific, very few people like). All those fictional characters have some things in common.
1) Wannabe Victims
Seriously. Who likes characters th... Read more of this blog post »
Many thanks to Kathi, Tracy, Cynthia, Judi and Carla
1) Focus on the story and your characters. If they need further development, don’t waste your time, Do it!
2) Always check POV.
3) Omniscient voice: confusing!
4) Never forget emotions, readers want to see the... Read more of this blog post »
The Remote Control Job
At the other end of the apartment, in his room Andrei Rosier, Nicole's house agent sat slumped and rather gloomy in an armchair, smoking a cigarette; after having contacted Center through his tiny radio-transmitter, as he had just a few moments earl... Read more of this blog post »
La Magia evolucionó desde los tiempos de Talamun, convirtiéndose en un proceso cambiante que, según los propios Magos, sigue sus propias reglas. Esta afirmación, que parece un tanto ambigua a priori, es bastante exact... Read more of this blog post »
Even with something like breakfast, which seems simple, the Army had its own way of doing things. Once we got done with physical training (PT), we had 90 minutes to eat and get dressed. Some of the married soldiers went home to eat and change. For the soldiers living in the barracks, we came back...Read more of this blog post »
This week for Flash Fiction we decided that the word was Forrests. Well, they decided to write abut Forests, I wrote about Forrests. We had all week to write it, which allowed me time to research, but otherwise we only were allowed 15 minutes to write.
“Oh god, not this again.” Mars Sr. sa...Read more of this blog post »
Release Date: 8/18/15
Reserve yours today!
And since you probably realize I kind of stink at navigating Goodre... Read more of this blog post »
That’s not weird at all, bb!! I am so glad you were able to extricate yourself from someone like that. You’re a brave, amazing person. Thank u for the kind message, truly.
I could feel his body strengthen
inside me as he moved
in and out at pace
my hips now in the groove
he then began to slow
his face now tightening up
his mouth speaking somewhat slowly
about to let it out
I begged him for his juice
his soft beautiful cream
as arching back I writhed and bucked
Após um ano de ausência, estarei de regresso à Feira do Livro de Lisboa nos próximos dias 7 e 13 de Junho (anunciei via Twitter o dia 6 inicialmente, mas, por questões pessoais, tive de reagendar para 7). Fiz a minha estreia em 2013, curiosamente também com duas sessões, na altura no stand da Bo...Read more of this blog post »
Here is a brief history:
•In 1906 the first Civil War soldier's grave ever decorated was in... Read more of this blog post »
New cover versus old cover
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by Barb, who has a book due–okay actually this book due–June 1 (Ulp!)
Look what just showed up on Amazon. (This is the first I’m seeing it, too.)
What do you think?
Would you buy this book?
Do you see the inspiration from this Pinterest board?
What do you think the story is about? (Note: If y...Read more of this blog post »
I’m so looking forward to seeing this documentary about the world of Romance readers and writers. It’s coming to the Los Angeles Film Festival at the end of this month. Take a look and tell me what you think……
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Gremlins is a slasher film where Billy Peltzer and his mother are the maniac killers. Four gremlins are gruesomely murdered. Spike is the Final Girl who escapes with his life, and finally manages to turn the tables on the humans.Read more of this blog post »
and I hear that two of my... Read more of this blog post »
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