Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Eye of Sun, (Dragon Soul Quartet, Book 4)” by Author, D. Wallace Peach

Title: Eye of Sun, (Dragon Soul Quartet, Book 4) Amazon Author Page: D. Wallace Peach Publication Date: 2nd edition (August 19, 2016) Formats: Paperback & Kindle  LINK to Four book Series (BEST VALUE) Genres: Literature & Fiction, Sea Adventures, Fantasy, Action & Adventure Goodreads https://read.amazon.com/kp/card?asin=B01KQ31BLC&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_HOXaBbGK9JC76 IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: Provoked by Kearney and the hunters of Loughran, Phelan hires … Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Eye of Sun, (Dragon Soul Quartet, Book 4)” by Author, D. Wallace Peach

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 86, Fantasy & Merry, #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Opportunities … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 86, Fantasy & Merry, #SynonymsOnly

COLLEEN’S #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE RECAP, “Hurry & Last,” #SYNONYMSONLY

PLEASE NOTE: I WILL BE ON VACATION FROM JUNE 4 - 14, 2018. THERE WILL BE NO MONDAY POETRY RECAPS FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEKS. AS ALWAYS, PARTICIPATION IN THE CHALLENGE IS VOLUNTARY. THANKS FOR YOUR COLLABORATION AND FOR ENJOYING POETRY AS MUCH AS I DO! ❤ Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap … Continue reading COLLEEN’S #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE RECAP, “Hurry & Last,” #SYNONYMSONLY

Smorgasbord Posts from My Archives – Odd Jobs and Characters – Odd Jobs and Characters – The Steak House – Counting Peas and a Ghost Story by Sally Cronin

Bloody Good

Sally Cronin is a prolific writer with enough fabulous life experiences for two people. Read about the time she worked in a steakhouse… if you dare!

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

This series shares some of the jobs I have turned my hand to over that fifty years, and some were very odd. Not many have sat at a table between two teams of champion dairy cows, selling bull semen!  Over the years I have accumulated a massive dossier of characters and events that now take centre stage in my short stories.

If you have read my novel Just an Odd Job Girlyou will have met some of them but over the next few weeks I hope to bring you some of the others that inspired and stimulated my imagination.

Not all these posts appeared on Smorgasbord as some fantastic blogging friends allowed me to guest post. If that is the case of course I will include their books and links.

You can find the previous odd jobs here: https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/short-stories-odd-jobs-and-characters-2018/

This week’s episode was kindly hosted by Sue Vincent on…

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The Impact of Narcissistic Parents

My dear friend, and Sister of the Fey, D. G. Kaye, has been quoted in this article, with the reading link below. What an honor! D.G. Kaye has written memoirs about her experiences. Check out her books here: https://www.amazon.com/D.G.-Kaye/e/B00HE028FO. “Somehow I believed it was my obligation to try and do the right thing by her because … Continue reading The Impact of Narcissistic Parents

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Ellis,” by Andrew Joyce

Title: Ellis - One Man's Remarkable Life Amazon Author Page: Andrew Joyce Publication Date: February 6, 2018 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Adventures & Explorers, Travelers & Explorers, Biographies & Memoirs  Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: From a rich tradition—from a fearless and audacious heritage—came forth a man who would be the embodiment of the Gloucester fisherman. Ellis Hodgkins … Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Ellis,” by Andrew Joyce

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 85, Hurry & Last, #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Opportunities … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 85, Hurry & Last, #SynonymsOnly