Happy (Slightly Belated) New Year Bloglandia!! Well, we've made it around the sun yet again. Hopefully you've all gotten over your celebratory hangovers and are eagerly waiting to see what 2022 brings. And if, after the past couple years, you're feeling a little gun shy about stepping into 2022, too bad...It's here and we can't … Continue reading Escape Plans for 2022
Hello Bloglandia! According to the calendar looming over my desk like some sort of bird from a Poe poem, 2021 is nearly over. If anyone knows how that happened, please do clue me in. But happened it did (which kind of sounds like Yoda has taken over my keyboard). Over 2021 I read a gobsmacking … Continue reading Top 3…Top 10…Ok, ALL the Best Books of 2021
Hello Blogandia! Yes, after having just revealed the cover for my upcoming cozy mystery with detecting dragons, Hoard It All Before, (and for the next two books in the series), it's already time for another cover reveal. That's right, it's been some cover design mania going on lately. However, unlike the cringe-worthy cover design horror … Continue reading What the Deuce? Another Cover Reveal?
Happy (almost) Thanksgiving, Bloglandia! Just a super quick post since many of my American readers will be preparing to stuff their faces soon (not sure how that's different than any other day in the US, but...). Anyway...here in the US we're heading into a long weekend that might involve loitering around airports, taking long rides … Continue reading Happy Books-Giving!
Hello Bloglandia! First up, let me just say I am in no way making light of the situation in the Southeast US where loads of people are having a terrible time with Hurricane Ida. Anyone going through that loss, putting up with the aftermath, and having to deal with insurance and clean up is a … Continue reading A Stormy Month & A New Toy for Book Nerds
Hello Bloglandia! Recently, I had the exceptional honor of being asked by author, book blogger, and blogging buddy Jonny Pongratz to be one of the beta readers for his sci-fi short story, Conscience. Because I was hunting around for some way to procrastinate from my own wiring, I agreed. And holy uploaded brainwaves, Batman! This … Continue reading Saving the World with “Conscience”
Hey Reading Junkies! Is your Kindle (or other e-reader) hungry? Oh goodie, because I've teamed up with hundreds of other indie authors to offer you a trio of book bargains and freebies to fill it up!! The first two promos are specifically to spread the word about books that are in Kindle Unlimited. But even if … Continue reading A Triple Treat of Friday Reads
Hello Bloglandia! This week, it's just a quick post from me, but there's several hours of entertainment waiting for you... Things seem pretty surreal right now, don't they? Unfortunately, everything going on is NOT made up. So, If you could use a little break from reality, I've got you covered...and it won't cost you a … Continue reading I Got, Not One, but TWO Free Stories for You
Hello Bloglandia! Now, while I had an announcement to make today, I wasn't expecting to get to make two announcements...the first of which is super exciting.... I've had a story accepted by First Line Literary Journal!!! Okay, this isn't a huge magazine with world renown, but it was my goal this year to get a … Continue reading Happy Writing Goal News!!