My Little Town Tuesday: Marching into May

Posted Mar 26 2012

Weird weather here over the past couple of weeks. It started the weekend of the time change, verifying my long-held belief that we shouldn’t dick around with the clock. This year, Mother Nature got so confused she skipped ahead two months instead of an hour. The outcome of this sproing forward is that everything that […]

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Fiction Friday: Fifty Shades of Give Me a Break

Posted Mar 19 2012

The hot topic in publishing right now is Fifty Shades of Grey. Originally conceived as fan fiction for Twilight, it was written by an Englishwoman, E.L. James. After it became wildly popular, she changed the names of the characters (but not much–“Emmett” became “Elliott” for example) and a few other basic facts and self-published it […]

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Fiction Friday: Bella, the Ugly Duckling

Posted Mar 8 2012

(Note: It’s come to my attention that after my last, over-the-top post, people are concerned that I totally flipped out and had to be institutionalized. Nope. Just crazy busy working on a new book while simultaneously pursuing my Twilight obsession analysis.) I’ve heard Bella Swan called a great character, a cipher and the worst role […]

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