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Colleen’s 2019 #Book #Reviews – “Bottling It, A Wayfair Witches Cozy Mystery #1,” by Author, A. A. Albright

IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS Wanda Wayfair is a bit of a late starter. At almost twenty-one she still hasn’t received her magical powers, and she’s running out of time. But that doesn’t bother Wanda. Much. Not when she can spend all of her time in the human world and pretend… Continue reading

“Green Faeries,” Speculative Fiction Challenge

Hugo swung his legs to the floor and sat up. What a night! The party lasted into the wee hours and by the time he’d stumbled home; he passed out on the couch, never making it into his bed. His head ached, and thirst clogged his throat. He belched. The… Continue reading

Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Joy Lennick

Hello everyone! This week I’m thrilled to bring you another new author, Joy Lennick, who I had the pleasure of getting to know through this interview. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE. We all aspire to be successful authors and one of… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Have Bags Will Travel,” by Author, D.G. Kaye

Title: Have Bags Will Travel – Trips and Tales (Memoirs of an Over-packer) Amazon Author Page: D. G. Kaye Publication Date: September 16, 2015 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Travelers & Explorers, Memoirs Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: D.G. Kaye is back, and as she reflects on some of her more… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews, “Life in a Flash,” by Author Geoff

Title: Life in a Flash Amazon Author Page: Geoff Le Pard Publication Date: November 30, 2017 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Literature & Fiction, Short Stories, Short Stories & Anthologies, Goodreads In the Author’s Words: Life is fast, life is short. In a series of short fiction pieces, most under 500 words, we explore the world, its… Continue reading

Colleen’s #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Hashes & Bashes,” BY Author, P J COLANDO

Title:  Hashes and Bashes: Jackie & Steve Book 2 Author: P J Colando File Size: 1337 KB Print Length: 225 Pages Publisher: BookBaby Publication Date: September 13, 2016 Sold By: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B01LWV02LG Formats: Paperback and Kindle Goodreads Genres: Genre Fiction, Family Life, Humor, Literature & Fiction *I voluntarily reviewed an Advanced Reader’s Copy of this… Continue reading

#WQWWC – Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “Comedy”

Hey, everybody! It’s time to get your quote selected. Get your creativity groove revved up so you can come up with a creative story, poem, or whatever else you would like to share about your quote. Remember, we have a week, so there is no great hurry! Take your time… Continue reading

RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #46 Think & Fresh

Many thanks to Ronovan for sponsoring this fabulous haiku event each week. This week my entry is called, “Fresh Coffee.” Thanks for stopping by and visiting. I love seeing you all! I am off to write about fairy magic! See you later. Now, where is that coffee? Continue reading

Manic Mondays

I stumbled upon the above cartoon at Susan Cushman’s blog  and had to share it.  This is surely the truth for most of us writer types out there.  Our past experiences contribute to our writing in so many ways.  College professors will expound on the virtues of writing what you know… Continue reading

Help! I have been spammed with PORN!

My friend Rob, from the V-Pub (which stands for Virtual Pub), recently did a blog makeover. His intent was to create a pub like atmosphere where bloggers could stop in, share a joke, or a story, sometimes even a song, and just enjoy each other’s company. I promised him that… Continue reading