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The Nation Chronicles Episode 5

The Nation Chronicles Episode 5: The Story of Candace, her life, parents, how she came to…

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Inspect the Work

A short note. I am currently extending the downspout drains to take the water away from…

Book Quote Wednesday~ #extra on 6/16/2021

🔊 Listen It’s #BookQW and Cor has to make ‘extra’ effort to fit in. More from…

2021 Triangle Pen Show

Here’s my take on the 2021 Triangle Pen Show. Make sure you check out my scoring,…

New Releases in #SciFi #Fantasy and Paranormal Romance for Wednesday JUNE 16

As always, I recommend sampling before you buy! I have not read most of the new…

Sharing a Resource

It got up to 107 yesterday, and we’re only half way through June.  I hate the…

AUTHOR DEBRA H. GOLDSTEIN’S AMATEUR SLEUTH INTERVIEWS HER CAT

Today we offer up a different sort of interview for our readers. RahRah, the Siamese cat,…

Emerald Myst

So much can happen on the Emerald Isle… #tieintoRawExposure #ir/mc #ireland Amazon: https://amzn.to/3fQZtLL Universal: https://books2read.com/u/bWdWpx Apple:…

Where Do Bullies Learn to Be So Mean?

Imagine being a fly on the wall in your daughter’s elementary school class. The teacher introduces…

NEW AND NOTABLE: The Mayor of Oak Street by Vincent Meis

  Title: The Mayor of Oak Street Author: Vincent Traughber Meis Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date:…

Coffee Cup Ramblings and Ridiculous Poetry – Romantic Breakfasts

  Now that I’ve snagged your attention with that mouthwatering breakfast picture, good morning! I hope…

Black Mariah Author Marie D. Jones

https://youtu.be/xDQRphoexQE SEASON ONE, EPISODE ONE Planes come the day Jolene Riley decides to end her life,…

New Release! LOVE AND MONEY, ANOTHER MURDER (Sheridan Hendley Mystery Book 6) by Christa Nardi

Synopsis No one wants to believe murder can happen in their neighborhood.  Murder is nothing new…

New book up on NetGalley

If you’re a reviewer with a NetGalley account, A Letter to Three Witches, my romantic comedy…

Doldrums – Windless Waters

You’re on the sea, sails at full mast. One day the winds of inspiration fail you.…

Mental Health & You: 2021

This has been a crazy year for me and likely for you as well. It’s during…

Monday Memories: Second Grade Project

My Grandmother loved this so much, she hung it in her house. It hangs in mine…

Embracing Multi-Passionate Creativity And Running A Small Press With Jessica Bell

Some say you can only be successful if you focus on one thing, but what if…

Interview with Bentley Turner

I’m happy to welcome author Bentley Turner. Today, Bentley chats about his creative journey and new…

Finding Mr. Right by YA Author Leigh Goff…

How do you know he’s the one? I’m a firm believer in one’s intuition. It’s the…

Spicing Things Up! The Medieval Luxury Food Trade

My faithful blog readers will recognize Toni Mount as a guest who always has exciting insight…

ZURU’s Vlad & Niki Superhero Surprise #Giveaway!

Welcome to the ZURU’s Vlad & Niki Superhero Surprise Giveaway! 5 Winners ZURU’s Vlad & Niki…

Feature Writing and Speculative Fiction

I’m now splitting my time between feature writing and speculative fiction, so I’m going to be…

Movie Monday–In The Heights

   Saw my first movie in the theatre in 15 months. It was so great to…

Shadows of Doubt has shades of Pride and Prejudice

I was introduced to author Patricia McAlexander through my editor early this year. I was told…