Ramblings and Ruminations

THE MIDYEAR FREAK OUT BOOK TAG 2019

*distributes programs at the door*    *rams free suckers into the mouths of my enemies*   Guys, it’s time to talk about BOOKS. Dead easy, that is. 🙂 It’s also time to FREAK OUT. Not a problem.     I snagged this tag from Abigail at Novels, Dragons, and Wardrobe Doors.  It looked like so much fun, I just had…

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BEST READS OF 2019 – 1ST QUARTER

Obviously, this should have posted this at the end of March, but . . . you know.     Apparently, people enjoy reading my book reviews, even though I don’t think they’re very good at all?     But it seems to be a general consensus (I’ll consider three or five of you a consensus) for me to continue my…

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May In a Nutshell

  Hey howdy hey, my people!  How did the Merry Month of May treat you?   I went through most of May looking something like this –     But I survived – so that’s always fun. 🙂 But I woke up this morning not just to discover that I survived May, but that it’s now JUNE.  CAN WE HAVE…

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April in a Nutshell

    ALLISON.   HAS.   RETURNED.   TO.   YOUR.   MIDST.   *BOWS*     AHHHH, I MISSED YOU GUYS!  *BEAMS* *DISTRIBUTES HUGS AND CUDDLES*  HOW HAVE YOU BEEN?     And I missed my blog!  *pats blog tenderly*  It’s good to be back, gang!  April nearly did me in at a couple of points, but HERE I…

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April Hiatus

Yup, you read that correctly.   I am going to go tearing off into the Blue like some flibbertigibbet Took and I’M NOT TAKING MY BLOG WITH ME.     I KNOW YOU CAN’T HELP CRYING, BUT PLEASE DON’T.  I can’t stand to see a person cry. Let’s just assume you’re crying.     I’ll be back, I promise!  Between…

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March in a Nutshell

*imitating trumpet* Bum-bada-BUM!!! *flings open door*   Hey, hey, hey people!  It’s Allison and another one of her nutshells! It seems to me that my nutshells keep getting smaller and smaller, but I GUESS THE PEOPLE STILL WANT THEM, SO THAT’S WHY THIS IS STILL SHOWING UP IN YOUR INBOX LIKE A ‘LIL BURST OF SUNSHINE!   So are you…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Writing

The Torch Keepers – Cover Reveal

*Allison enters the room*     Helllllloooo gang!  Just a quickie post here, but an exciting one! I am participating in a cover reveal for my lovely friend, Hosanna Emily!  *claps hands together*  I am so excited for Hosanna and JUST WAIT TILL YOU SEE THIS COVER! The Torch Keepers Synopsis:   The King’s blue flame quivers as a new…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Writing

HOW TO SURVIVE CAMP NANO

      Well, almost!  The beautiful month of April is arriving soon, and with it comes the first Camp Nano of the year!  And I am participating!     I love Camp Nano!  Instead of the frigid, light-deprived November month of NaNoWrimo, we get to write like mad while Spring is blooming outside our window and inside our hearts. …

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