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Sunday Book Review – Word Craft Prose & Poetry by Colleen Chesebro

Welcome to my Sunday Book Review. Today I’m thrilled to review Colleen Chesebro’s latest book –…

When You Can’t Get a Book Out of Your Mind

Most of us have at least a few books that stick with us. When we know…

Barn Happy, Artistic Pleasures, and Middle East Delights

As planned, Saturday was a full day. We enjoyed a great brunch at Barn Happy. Besides…

Way More Trouble Than Anyone Expected

“I used to say that I’m not worth the trouble it takes to kill me. Then,…

Review: #TheWalkingDead S11x04 RENDITION

 Previously: Review: S11x03 HUNTED – S 11 x 04  RENDITION –  Written by Nicole Mirante Matthews Directed by Frederick…

Branching Out with Poet/Author Linda Barrett of Florida, US

  It is with great pleasure the Scribbler presents this week’s guest, Linda G. Barrett. A…

A Spot Of Gardening

I hadn’t done much in the garden recently, I must confess. The neighbours’ incessant noisy dogs…

IT’S SAGA SATURDAY!! Please welcome award-winning saga author, Shirley Mann…

  So lovely to have you here, Shirley! I am looking forward to learning more about…

Dimensions Report: Endpoint, Backworlds Book 8

Endpoint, Backworlds Book 8 is now with my beta readers. There’s more polishing to do, but…

Why I Wrote Floating Underwater

  by Tracy Shawn What Inspired Me The idea for my second novel, Floating Underwater, came…

Daughters of Midnight

It is almost fall, ya’ll! Can you believe it? I can’t. Jack and I have been…

Friday Funnies: Libraries

Hello, Posse! I hope you all have had a wonderful week. I have been working diligently…

Rant Review: Masters of the Universe Origins Hordak figure

Hordak has often been a somewhat controversial figure among MOTU fans over the years. One of…

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 11, 2021

Friday’s here and so am I with your Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt. What a day…

This week in The Loft: Author Janina Grey!

Joining me today in The Loft is contemporary romance author Janina Grey. By day, Janina guides…

Seven Easy Tips For Getting Less Done

DON’T make a to-do list. If you make a list, you might enjoy checking things off…

Friday Musings: It’s time to Wake Up!

   Two hour video. All good, but the best part is with Ted Broer starting around…

18 Rom Com Authors + 1 Charity Anthology = Lots of Steamy Fun

Last year I released “Decidedly for Christmas” as part of the Jingle Balls anthology. The anthology…

Enter here for a chance to win a free copy of the new Spicetown release, Cons & Quinces, along with a jar of quince jelly!

  Enter here for a chance to win a free copy of the new Spicetown release,…

The Angel of the LORD Judges 13

  Judges 13. An unnamed women is blessed by an appearance of the Angel of the…

Read Chapter 1 of HORDE for Free

Read chapter 1 of Bryan Cassiday’s award-winning shocking post-apocalyptic thriller Horde for free on Substack now.…

War of Nytefall Factions: Nytefall

Cover Art by Alison Hunt Thought it would be fun for War of Nytefall: Anarchy to make a…

Author Interview: PJ Manney

When I asked PJ Manney to describe herself as a writer, she said, “I’m a human…

Eight in August

 I read eight books in August.   Learning to Swim by Clare Chambers Read on Kindle.…

Ups and Downs

I spent five days in another internet desert. A little better than Lake Darling, but not…