What can you buy nowadays for $2.99?
A basic coffee at Starbucks?
A kids meal at your local fast food joint?
Three songs at the apple store?
Most things for $2.99 provide mere momentary bliss. Five minutes and you're ready to move on.
Each of my novellas, on the other han... Read more of this blog post »
I've been busy with my full time teaching, but have tried to write as much as possible.... Read more of this blog post »
"Since the first dialogues I realized that this story would have won me. I really liked the frank, direct and sincere friendship between Lucrezia and her two friends, Elisa and Viola. I identified a lot in their understanding with just one look, and supporti...Read more of this blog post »
She had 4 sisters.
With love in her eyes she said,
“Every Sunday my Dad would wash our cars. It took him all day, every Sunday.”
I knew he only did it to get out of a house full of 5 women.
One day a week,
He experienced peace washing their cars.
Alone and away from estrogen.
“Yo... Read more of this blog post »
The last year things went from busy to insanely, brain-meltingly busy to the point where I now regularly have freak outs and h... Read more of this blog post »
The original date for Compromising was TODAY... but I made an announcement last week letting everyone know that it would be postponed. Unfortunately, Facebook doesn't always allow you to see everything.
As of now, I have not announced a new date. When I do, it will be FIRM! You will no... Read more of this blog post »
How do I know which ones to choose?
Watch them when they kneel to drink.
This is serious! We cannot lose!
Read the verses, then watch and think.
For example, watch out for true believers.
Festering lilies will let you die.
Also avoid habitual deceivers
Along with those who never lie.
Look for pe... Read more of this blog post »
Superego: Nenia, stop downloading all those books. You already have more than you could conceivably read in a lifetime.
Ego: At least read some of what you have before downloading more. Just make sure you read twice of... Read more of this blog post »
2. Linus Young - City of Sin
3. Marina and the Diamonds - Teen Idle
4. The Veronicas - Lolita
5. Alkaline T... Read more of this blog post »
http://www.amazon.com/Circumstellar-J... Read more of this blog post »
I received this book as a First Reads winner and I'm so glad that I did. I will try not to give away too many spoilers if you are reading this review.
I was this close to giving it 5 stars instead of 4 mainly bec... Read more of this blog post »
This afternoon I finished the official book cover. Let's call it a small "teaser" for the next installment of the Dani P. Mystery series.
I will be sure to let you know when I have the firm release date.
In the... Read more of this blog post »
is hearing what isn’t said.”
…. Peter Druker
Although Peter Ferdinand Druker was an Austrian born American management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the philosophical and practical foundations of the modern business corpora... Read more of this blog post »
I've just published Disabled Desires 5: Sandra Smiles (Blind / Disabled Erotica) and am... Read more of this blog post »
And I got a lovely new review for Infected: Prey! Never too late. Read more of this blog post »
“I won’t go another day without you, Edith. Not one.” He delivers the words intently. He will stop at nothing to get what he wants.
It infuriates me, his arrogance. The fury pushes past the exhaustion and hurt. So easily he dismissed what grew bet... Read more of this blog post »
If you like shifters, this is a good story. There are more than just were wolves in this story. You will read about bears, cats, wolves and mixes, which are call Hybrids.
There is love, angst and family in this story.
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Case in point. When I set up the Far Orbit Giveaway, I blithely clicked the "Over 18" box, not realizing what the consequences would be. Clicking that box meant that Goodreads asked everyone to enter their... Read more of this blog post »
If you’ve been reading about writing techniques, you probably read a lot about “critique groups” and “writing groups”, but if you’ve never been a part of one, it might feel a bit mysterious. What are they all about? Should you be looking for one? Which kind?
First of all, let me explain the differ...Read more of this blog post »
Please share your thoughts and comments. I'd love to hear other stories and experiences of self-publishing.
And readers, do you find a significant difference between traditional and Indi... Read more of this blog post »
I want to give you something for FREE today. Below are 25 redemption codes. These codes will allow you to listen to my short story, The Concierge, through Amazon Audible. Yes, the listening version!
6. 8AE... Read more of this blog post »
So honestly I’ve been scaring myself to the bones lately, you know, shivering my own timbers. It’s my memory. I can’t remember things I should be able to. Like right now, I know I have underwear on, but I can’t remember which pair, and I literally got dressed a half hour ago. Sure, my memory has...Read more of this blog post »
Her bedroom door barred with slow-witted steel
Her bed was made from needles of blame; constantly reminding her to be ashamed
The dumb society did not want her in their land
She was under their incessant attacks
Their hideous minds saw her as a threat
She w... Read more of this blog post »
nasties and their stupid comments. They're inevitable. They will come, one way or another. The damage has been done. The torpedo launched and struck. Are you sinking? Far from it, if you don't let it. It's all up to y... Read more of this blog post »
I simply had to share this!
I took this picture from my home town shore front this evening about an hour ago. Why? Because it was especially gorgeous!!! Also, it reminded me of a day not so long ago when I sat on the promenade with my costa coffee and the opening chapter of The Calling came into... Read more of this blog post »
So I'll try to keep this blog current at least, and for more than just promotion. With the... Read more of this blog post »