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Caroline Warfield’s THE PRICE OF GLORY – Modern Woman on a Medical Mission in 19th century Egypt Resists Love

August is Exotic Locales month on Historical Romance Review and I’m beginning with a wonderfully exotic…

Friday Musings: The Gates of Hell shall NOT Prevail against the Church!

  Dear Most Highly Valued Saints of the King of Kings! This week we’ve seen a…

Addiction 3

There is a point. Maybe not when we take that first step, but there will be…

Science, Crime and Mystery: Top Forensic Labs in America and Abroad

Photo courtesy of west-technology.co.uk. Criminal forensic experts are essentially detectives in a lab coat. These highly…

Author Interview: Jeanette O’Hagen

Author JeanetteO’Hagen’s tales of Nardva span continents, millennia and cultures. Some involve shapeshifters and magic, others…

Immortal Wars: Light, Blood, & Tears Part 23

(Disclaimer: A warning to those who continue.  This is a sequel to a previous story.  Both…

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy in Their Backyard

“What’s Mom doing?” “Watering the roses.” “Why do they need to be watered?” “Everything needs water…

Free Today! Feel-Good Romance! “Definitely could be made into a Hallmark movie…”

Free on Kindle Only!Women’s Fiction, A Hint of Romance, Single Mom ​Aspiring journalist and single mother…

Chili, the Grumpy Tortoise

 My first children’s book, “Chili, the Grumpy Tortoise”, has gone live and is available on Amazon…

New Releases in #SciFi #Fantasy and Paranormal Romance for Wednesday JULY 28

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

How about a H-O-T NSFW novel?

Powerless is an oh-so-steamy office romance with an unusual love triangle. USA Today Bestselling Author Liz…

AUTHOR AND FILMMAKER SHEA E. BUTLER ASKS, “WHAT’S IN A NAME?”

Shea E. Butler is a short story author and award-winning filmmaker. She was that kid who…

Six ways to make a park ranger’s day

A rough summer spent dealing with bad-tempered tourists can cause even the most dedicated park rangers…

Recipe for a Homecoming

Recipe for a Homecoming by Sabrina York Tiara Giveaway Below! She’d sworn off love. But can…

Goodreads Giveaway of Electric Green Mambas

Enter the Goodreads Giveaway for a chance to win an ARC e-book of Bryan Cassiday’s propulsive…

Review – Fatal Throne

“Fatal Throne is great, and well worth a read.” Check out my review of *Fatal Throne* by…

Ending Soon #99cent Sale #ReadaRegency

I hope your summer (or for those of you in the Southern Hemisphere, winter) is going…

A Giveaway Featuring our Mechanical Friends

  It’s been a long journey getting us to iRobot Roombas and self-driving cars … and…

We listened to this on our car trip and everyone was in agreement

LISTENER Fun Grandma Coma Confidential Ash Suspense Thrillers with a Dash of Romance, Book 1 By: Uvi…

Blog Tour and Spotlight: MURDER AT SEA CAPTAIN’S INN (A Book Magic Mystery) by Melissa Bourbon

Murder at Sea Captain’s Inn (A Book Magic Mystery)  Cozy Mystery 3rd in Series  Publisher: Lake…

Announcing THE WEDDING VEIL–and Upcoming Events You Don’t Want to Miss

Announcing my Spring 2022 novel, THE WEDDING VEIL, and upcoming events in Highlands and Cashiers, NC!…

New Book Release

Available for pre-order  DARKSOUL, book #2 in the Dark Days Series  Sophie Keane survives because she…

Video: Sam the Thug reading

To celebrate the two year anniversary of Sam the Thug’s first short story appearance on Shotgun…

Monday Memories: Tea Time!

It is 4:00 p.m. at my grandmother’s house. Apparently, that means we need to have tea.…

Writing And Publishing Literary Fiction With Roz Morris

How do you know when the seed of an idea is enough for a novel? What…