Conversations with Colleen: Special Edition Countdown to Halloween – Meet Author, Jaye Marie, @jdawes2

Hello everyone! This week I’m thrilled to bring you mystery writer, Jaye Marie. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE, which she did. The best way to learn more about writing is to learn from other successful authors. I’m excited to be part of… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Book #Reviews – “Broken Heart Attack,” by Author, James J. Cudney, @jamescudney4

Featuring your next weekend read! About “Broken Heart Attack” When an extra ticket becomes available to see the dress rehearsal of King Lear, Kellan tags along with Nana D and her buddies. But when one of them dies of an apparent heart attack in the middle of the second act,… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Book #Reviews – “A Parting in the Sky” The Forgotten Child Trilogy, Book 3” by Author, Mark W. Sasse, @sassevn

IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS In part three of The Forgotten Child Trilogy, Bee takes her biggest gamble yet with Francis Frick, whisking him to the beginning of it all on the forlorn battlefield of waning World War I. When her plan puts Frick in grave danger, she decides to do… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Book #Reviews – “The Silence of the Stones,” by Author, Rebecca Bryn, @RebeccaBryn1

IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS Alana determines to escape her past and opportunity beckons when she’s left a run-down cottage in a West Wales’ village by an aunt she didn’t know existed, but her past is catching up on her, and someone is out to get her. Strange runes painted on… Continue reading

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

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 119, “Mystery & Attract” #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: Don’t forget to count your syllables. Use this site:… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 119 “Mystery & Attract,” #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Here are your two words for this week:  MYSTERY & ATTRACT HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! Except for the first challenge of the month ~ then, the poets get to choose their own words. <3 PLEASE support… Continue reading

Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Allison Maruska

Hello everyone! This week I’m thrilled to bring you one of my favorite YA/mystery and suspense authors, Allison Maruska. When I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE she never even batted an eye. We all aspire to be successful authors and the best way… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Devil’s Lake, (Bittersweet Hollow, Book 1),” by Author, Aaron Paul Lazar

Title: Devil’s Lake (Bittersweet Hollow, Book 1) Amazon Author Page: Aaron Paul Lazar Publication Date: July 8, 2014 Formats: Paperback, Kindle, Audible – unabridged FREE Kindle & FREE Audible Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Romance Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: “After two years of brutal captivity, Portia Lamont has… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “The African Connection,” by Author, Mark W. Sasse

Title: The African Connection, The Forgotten Child Trilogy, Book 2 Amazon Author Page: Mark W. Sasse Publication Date: July 6, 2018 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Magical Realism, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Crime, Fantasy Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: Fruit, Faeries, & Fascist Dictators. The Adventure Continues. “In part two… Continue reading