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The $100 Pot of Chili

On Sunday morning, 17 called and asked if he could have some friends over for a last-minute SuperBowl party.  Now this surprised me, because he’s a theater kid and neither […]

Avast ye mateys!

    It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day and  I’m practicing the pirate lingo I learned at the Official ITLAP Website, including the pick-up lines for Lady Pirates (my […]

Amphibian. Allegory.

My friend and one-time critique partner, R. Scott Shanks, Jr., has been having some frustrations getting his website up and running, so he decided to post to his blog, instead. […]


King Ozymandias of Assyria was running low on cash after years of war with the Hittites. His last great possession was the Star of the Euphrates, the most valuable diamond […]

Cover Mania

Is something in the air?  Discussions of romance book covers are suddenly all over the web. First I popped into DearAuthor and found Cover Identification, Susan Holloway Scott’s well-illustrated overview […]