This week I read the début story by Jacci DeVera. Heavy Handed is a heart-warming sensual short story about Jake Merritt's attempt to get his life back on tack after a bad breakup and losing his family property. Moving from Kentucky to Tennessee, he buys a farm, but no one shares with him one important… Continue reading What are You Reading Thursday
Juli Alexander has some new covers for upcoming books to reveal, but her readers will have to wait a while to see them. Carolynn Carey is working on a new Barboursville story dealing with dogs and cats. Lexi Witcher just revealed the cover for Twisted Sixteen. Mallory Kane has started working on a new two… Continue reading Rumor Has It Wednesday
So who watched the Bachelorette this season? Were you pleased with the outcome? Curious minds may want your opinion. I didn't watch. Lost interest in that reality show long ago. DWTS is about the only one I watch anymore. Trying to write a Christmas themed story in July is not easy. Especially when I usually… Continue reading Random Thoughts Tuesday
Please welcome today's guest author -- Michele Drier Series or sequels? A few years ago, as I started on this writing adventure, I did two and three paragraph synopses (for myself) of six mysteries built around small city crime from the point of view of Amy Hobbes, the Managing editor of the city’s daily newspaper.… Continue reading Guest Author Monday
Critique group today at my house. It was fun to talk, share, laugh, eat good munchies and plan for future projects. Juli Alexander, Karen, Hall, Kate McKeever, Donna Wright and Carolynn Carey were all here.
This week is a stay at home and get things done day. Laundry finished, running a wash cycle for my washer now. Hung pictures on my freshly painted hallway wall. Getting ready to have company tomorrow. I'm hosting critique. So much to do and so little time.
TGIF ... Heroes with Elizabeth rose Thanks Leanne, for having me as well as my MadMan MacKeefe heroes here today. I want to start out by saying that these three Scottish Highlanders are from the MacKeefe clan, best friends, and more or less crazy. I’m going to ask them each a question or two and… Continue reading TGIF … Heroes
Gallies for a release coming in November. Though I did start Three Weeks with Lady X by Eloisa James and I have been reading on Twenty-Eight and a half Wishes by Denise Grover Swank. Not much on either though because I have so much going on at home trying to finish up the remodel, mainly putting… Continue reading What are You Reading Thursday
Author Jam is tomorrow night on blogtalkradio at Hummingbirdplace. You don't want to miss it!
If you have a street team that is supposed to help you promote your books and you set up a giveaway so the team can earn swag based on the points they earn, but no one participates what should you as the author do? I have a friend who is coming upon the deadline for… Continue reading Random Thoughts Tuesday