I read an excerpt from my short story "On Like Donkey Kong," published this year in FISH OUT OF WATER: A GUPPY ANTHOLOGY for the Connecticut edition of a Sisters in Crime New England event. Sisters in Crime New England holds a "Murder by the Minute" weekend in which each New England state hosts an event of readings of local authors. Author Steve Liskow, with help ...
Here's where I should be or may be in 2017. Schedules can and do change. (more…)
I love to watch "Face Off," the Syfy channel's reality show featuring make-up artists competing to take their careers to the next level. (more…)
My original plan was to keep this blog horse-free. Then, NYT best-selling and award-winning author C.J. Lyons called me out on it. (more…)
An unexpected encounter in a waiting room opened my mind to some thoughts on how we view the voting process. I spent part of Election Day 2012 in a hospital waiting room. I'm okay, but doctors monitor my blood once a month to make sure I remain that way. My blood tests aren't the usual "tap, slap, off ya go" affairs. I have to wait a ...
Are you new to blogging? Does reading Problogger give you hives because it's so comprehensive? Here are a few easy blogging tips that don't take a lot of tech work. They're easy-peasy. Maybe one of these can help you? (more…)
When I first started blogging, I used to be confused by the difference between a blog's "tags" and "categories." What did those words even mean? How would I use them? Couldn't I just leave them blank? So, let's talk about what they are and ways we can use them. (more…)