Hiya, Peeps. It’s been a rough week for lots and lots of people and it’s been hard for me to get up the energy to fangirl, which is normally my haven from all things shitty. This week has proven an exception to that rule, and I’m struggling to get back into the swing of things.… Read More Fangirl Friday: The Bold Type
There are so many superhero movies filling the theaters these days, so many characters to love, hate, root for, and bet against. The big screen has been bringing us superheroes since the early days of film. And if you look at comic books and graphic novels, the number grows to…well, a lot. Many conversations can… Read More Throwback Thursday: Retro TV—Superheroes
A small murder of hopping-and-clucking crows crossed my path today while I was walking. One old bird took to the air, flew right over me, and lit on a telephone wire, glared down at me and gave me an earful. Caw! Caw! she seemed be saying in that sassy way that crows have, We’re back!… Read More Six Crows
I went to see Atomic Blonde a couple weeks ago. It was glorious, of course. I grew up watching spy flicks. My brother and I spent every Thanksgiving glued to Spike TV’s James Bond marathon. Around us relatives would flow in and out of the house, women (never men) filled the kitchen with laughter and… Read More Dress Code for Spies
So this past Saturday I was lucky enough to do an appearance with two of my crime fiction heroes at Subtext Books in St. Paul, MN. Jean Redmann, author of the Micky Knight PI series, and Ellen Hart, who writes the Jane Lawless series, invited me to join them at a reading and Q&A at… Read More Moments with Your Heros
Congratulations to Caryn Katz! She’s the winner of this giveaway! Happy Sunday! Today we’re joined by author Niamh Murphy. She’s answering ten pressing questions and giving away an ebook copy of her latest release, Escape to Pirate Island. To enter, simply leave a comment below. We’ll draw the winner on Friday, Aug 18. Good Luck!… Read More Author Q&A with Niamh Murphy (plus a FREE ebook!)
A reader’s perspective on Vegas. We bought a house. Fun times, but uber stressful with the paperwork and just the sheer number written on the bottom line of how much we are going to owe. We just created a super intimidating relationship with a bank that is going to last for the next 30 years!!… Read More Taking on the house!