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Books, Reading, & Libraries, News, Updates & Happenings

Weekly News Update & Reading List 06/23/17

Weekly News Update & Reading List 06/23/17

There’s not much on the news front this week. The edits of Hunted Fate are finished and now I’m working on all the stuff for my upcoming blog tour… Posts, graphics, excerpts and the like. And I’m ordering some new swag! I love shopping with a purpose. In the meantime, I’ve been catching up on …

Creativity Boosting & Inspiration, Hobbies, Board Games & Lego

Why Characters in Books, Movies and TV Shows Don’t Watch TV


[Disclaimer: I know that the characters in books and on TV are fictitious. In this piece I’m not implying that these people are “real” in any way. I’m merely using them as an example to make a point. So no, I’m not nuts enough to really believe that these people live real lives inside the …

Fun & Humor

Halloween Favorites

Happy Halloween

I’m a big fan of Halloween, although not in the classic sense of dressing up, going to parties, and hosting trick-or-treaters. (Although as a kid I loved trick-or-treating. Picking my costume was the highlight of my year.) As a writer of fantasy, sci-fi, and paranormal, I love that it’s the one day where my interests …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, Hobbies, Board Games & Lego, Random Generalizations & Observations

Breaking The Completionist Cycle

Completionist Dead End

I admit it: I’m a completionist. I am compelled to finish a book series, watch a TV series to the end, collect all the expansions for a board game, or buy/see every movie in a franchise. Anything I start, I have to finish. I am the person that the phrase “Collect ’em all!” was coined …

Books, Reading, & Libraries

Library Haul & Reading List 09/30/16

Library Haul & Reading List 09/30/16

There’s not too much news this week, at least not it applies to writing. As far as that goes, I’m still buried under book three of the Threads of the Moirae, plus three other books I work on when I have time. I did manage to acquire a new camera and am working on taking …