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Fun Photo Friday: Mist on the Lake

mist on the water of a new hampshire lake

I woke up recently to this pastoral scene of mist on the lake where I am so lucky to live. Scroll down to watch the video version. Enlarge it to full-screen for the best effect. It's incredibly beautiful and eerie when the air turns colder than our New Hampshire (USA) lake at the end of … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Mist on the Lake

B for Bookreview Spotlight

book cover wallace house of pain on old desk table with hanging light gray

Thanks to the B for Bookreview blog for "spotlighting" my newly published novelette, The Wallace House of Pain. If you're not familiar with B for Bookreview, it's one of many wonderful blogs written for book-lovers seeking their next read. They post book reviews, author interviews, guests posts from authors, and other book news. Read B … Continue reading B for Bookreview Spotlight

Freedom to Read, Freedom to Write

freedom to read banned books week salman rushdie library

I was honored to read on behalf of the Monadnock Writers' Group at a "Freedom to Read, Freedom to Write" event held last week by the Peterborough Town Library in New Hampshire. As part of Banned Books Week, the library director, Corinne Chronopoulos, organized a read-out of the words of Salman Rushdie. Fellow readers represented … Continue reading Freedom to Read, Freedom to Write

Book Club Review: Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

book on tablet hand background of books library

One year ago today, this review of Horseshoes and Hand Grenades was posted on Amazon, following a lively book club session in Central Massachusetts. I didn't share it at the time, so am doing so today. I absolutely love connecting with readers through book clubs, so let me know if you're interested in having me … Continue reading Book Club Review: Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

Fun Friday Photo: Spot the Intruder

Let's play "Spot the Intruder" - a game I just made up for today's Fun Friday Photo post. Came across this heavily munched plant in my garden recently. Can you see the culprits? Look at the following images as I zoom in so you can spot the very hungry intruders! Something is not right... Let's … Continue reading Fun Friday Photo: Spot the Intruder