The night after Pulse, my parents called me. My step-mother was first. She held back tears. When my father called he simply wept. His grief was tangible and heavy. He didn’t know what to do with it and that was why he called me. As if sharing might ease his heartbreak. As if I wasn’t… Read More Act. Speak.
Back towards the end of 2015, while on one of my regular trips to York, I paid a visit to the Richard III Experience at Monk Bar,one of the historic gateways into the city. Since I was planning to go back to the city in the not so distant future, I paid for their Medieval… Read More Barley Hall (and Micklegate Bar)
Anthology: A Heart Well Traveled…. Tales of Long Distance Love Affairs & Unlikely Outcomes Publisher: Sapphire Books Deadline for Submissions: February 28, 2017 Author Compensation below Theme: We are looking for stories that feature a “Long Distance Love Relationship” at its nucleus, or as a key part of the story. The focus of the story… Read More Call for Submissions
And the winners are: Vennic and Amy! WOOOOOO! Thanks for playing, all! HI, peeps! So today we have some awesome going on in that the fabulous steampunk author Gail Carriger (hard “g” in her surname) contacted me and let me know that she’s got TWO audiobook copies of her F/F romance novella Romancing the Inventor… Read More Fangirl Friday: Win an audiobook of Gail Carriger’s F/F novella!
Hi, all! Srsly. It’s coming up on FREAKING MARCH already. I know. It feels like it’s been a year rather than a month and we all know why that is and we’re all wrung out and strung out and freaking out, but y’know what? It’s totally okay to take a little break and get your… Read More Hot off the Press and Coming Attractions, Feb.-March 2017 lists now available
Social media trends come and go before you can make heads or tails of anything. Just when you’ve figured out one thing, they’ve come up with something new. It becomes quite overwhelming and trying to get a rein on it all seems like an uphill battle. For a while, it seemed as if infographics were… Read More Social Media Trends
While working in my office I heard: “Puckery.” (pause) “Puckery.” (pause) Often, words that are not in my vocabulary float from my wife’s office into mine. Her iMac has a tool that pronounces words. “Puckery.” Because I like to be annoying at times, I repeated the word out loud. “Puckery.” “Puckery.” After… Read More Ask the Pros with Angela Grace – Puckery