Writing

When Beauty Blooms – Blog Tour

Goodness gracious me – that cover is SO PRETTY. I have something Very Nice to share with you today, people!  I am part of a blog tour for my lovely friend, Victoria Lynn. She has just released a new novelette, When Beauty Blooms.  I can’t wait to share more about the book, an author interview, AND a fabulous giveaway.  Let’s…

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Best Reads of 2018 – 2nd Quarter

You know the drill – I think.   It’s time to talk about what we read today!  Every quarter, I post mini reviews of my favorite reads of the year (so far) and it’s time to share my second quarter of great reads.   So let’s start reading! Mystery of the Gulls Phyllis A. Whitney   One of Phyllis A.…

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Best Reads of 2018 – 1st Quarter

Dark House On The Moss (reread) by Constance Savery five stars From the first sentence, I was instantly swept-away. Constance Savery’s vocabulary, softly rhythmic style, gentle humor and steady pace compare to none!  Twist after twists compels us as we discover more and more of the secrets of the Moss and it’s keepers that are spun like delicate and beautiful webs that…

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Bound // Blog Tour

  It’s book tour time!  I am so excited for my lovely friend, Victoria – who is releasing her SECOND BOOK this year.   I’m delighted to be apart of her journey in this very small way and participate in promoting a special book called – Bound.     About The Book   Two souls don’t find each other by…

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October In A Nutshell – Letting Go Of Old Dreams For New Ones

Once again, I had another rather ‘unproductive’ month.  I mostly played catch up.  But a few key events happened. Tweaked my blog design a smidge.   Went to our libraries massive bi-annual book sale. And yes, I got gobs and gobs of beautiful books. And behold –  the book haul! Three classics – I’m especially pleased with lovely editions of…

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Ruffles and Grace Blog Party – Bookerly Fun – My Top 12 Summer Reads

  ‘HUMS TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX THEME’ I am very privileged to be apart of a blog tour – not just any blog tour – the blog tour of my lovely friend, Victoria Lynn for her lovely blog, Ruffles and Grace – which is now celebrating reaching over 200 subscribers!!  Congratulations, Victoria!!  ‘blows kiss’ And now – onto Bookerly Fun!  A…

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Book Lover’s Tag

       GREETINGS STRANGERS!   It’s time for another tag!   Please tell me that one of you is thrilled by this. ‘waits’ ‘coughs’ ‘quickly starts talking again’ I was graciously tagged by Rebekah A. Morris of Read Another Page – and there were all kinds of delightful questions for me to answer.  So are you ready?  Let’s get started!  …

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Liebster Award Nominee!

       I have been nominated for the Liebster Award by Ruffles and Grace!  Thanks, Victoria!!  Victoria has a fabulous blog about fashion, sewing, reading, writing, and glimpses into her lovely life – it is a true delight. The Liebster Award is an award passed around from blogger to blogger as a way to discover new blogs.  The word Liebster…

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