What’s In A Name? Or a Book Title?

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William Shakespeare and heavy metal musician John Corabi of Mötley Crüe inspire today's post. Yep, you read that right. One of the most often quoted passages from Shakespeare is this sentiment posed by Juliet in Romeo and Juliet: “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as … Continue reading What’s In A Name? Or a Book Title?

HAHG “Fan Mail”

I hope everyone had a peaceful and restful Fourth of July weekend. I myself had a great time with my family and some socially distant friends. (Early on in the coronavirus epidemic someone--possibly the governor of California--said "socially distant" is the wrong term. "Physically distant" is better because you can still be sociable from six … Continue reading HAHG “Fan Mail”

Click Lit Central Features HAHG on Bookshelf

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Chick Lit Central, a website chock full of book reviews, author interviews, book giveaways and other fun book-related info, is featuring Horseshoes and Hand Grenades this week and next. Check it out here on the site's Bookshelf page. Thanks, Chick Lit Central, for the support, and I encourage readers who enjoy chick lit and women's … Continue reading Click Lit Central Features HAHG on Bookshelf

“Barbara & Me” Video

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Last week I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Barbara Foster, an icon in local TV, about my new #MeToo novel Horseshoes and Hand Grenades. Barbara's live show, Barbara & You, has been airing for more than 40 years! That makes it the longest running live television show in the entire country. Click here … Continue reading “Barbara & Me” Video