Hello Book Nerds of Bloglandia! If you caught my writing update last week, you'll know I'm taking a spring break holiday from The Book Owl Podcast during the month of April while I get everything in order for my next two book releases. But as is my way, the minute I cross one thing off … Continue reading A Crazy New Experiment: Video Book Reviews
Hello Bloglandia! Yep, it's me...again. And yep, there's another video. But there's also Colin Firth, Mickey Mouse, Brad Pitt, and...maybe I should explain. The Goofy Videos Continue Part Six of The Undead Mr. Tenpenny Book Launch Video Extravaganza is basically an intro to this blog post...because I'm not clever enough to work in all the … Continue reading Cassie Black: Can I See Your References?
Hello Bloglandia, Release Day for The Undead Mr. Tenpenny has come and gone, and my baby is now an entire day old! And I'm happy to say his birth does seem to have been well-received by the Interwebs. Thanks to everyone who grabbed a copy of this darkly humorous paranormal mystery! Now, to continue the celebrations, … Continue reading Cassie Black: The Secret Life of Pets (with Video)
Hey Bloglandia, No, that subject line isn't the premise for an upcoming novel. Although.... No! Must get Cassie Black out into the world before I allow any new ideas to seep in. What the subject line does refer to is all the exciting book stuff I've been covering over on The Book Owl Podcast. In … Continue reading Fires, Time Travel, and Napoleon
Happy Thanksgiving to my Readers in the U.S.!!! Some of you may have already gotten this post, but for anyone who missed it, here's a food-inspired podcast episode full of rotting meat and imaginary friends to keep your entertained as you cook up today's meal...or while you're digesting that meal. Oh, and please don't tell … Continue reading 17. Cooking Up Something Good — The Book Owl Podcast
Hello Bloglandia! So, I'm grudgingly having to accept that we are knee-deep in autumn here in Portland. Anyone who's been with me for a while knows my distaste for the icky season between summer and winter. Besides the mucky leaves making the sidewalks treacherous, the darkening days, and the disgusting scent of pumpkin spice everything, … Continue reading Finn Frolics in the Floral Finale
Happy Halloween My Spooky Friends! Have you ever felt a strange chill while browsing a corner of your local library? Has a book ever mysteriously fallen off the shelves as you passed by? Does a ghost cat ever stroll through the stacks? No? Well, how damn boring! Luckily I'm here to satisfy your creepy cravings. … Continue reading Is Your Local Library Haunted?
Hello Bloglandia! It's Friday. You probably already have weekend plans, but just in case you don't (or if you still have some spare time to fill), I've added some new stories to my Payhip Bookstore that will provide more entertainment than a presidential debate. Wait, that wasn't entertainment? I thought the whole thing was a … Continue reading Friday Reads – Buttercup, Monsters, and Haunted Halls
That's right, it's Beer Lovers Day!! Which means, even though it's only 7:30 a.m. here in Portland, Finn McSpool has already been pouring hoppy goodness onto his cereal. As for me, since it's a bit too early to celebrate, I'm sharing a post from St. Patrick's Day a couple years ago in which Finn and … Continue reading Happy Beer Lover’s Day