Halloween Reads #Wip Wednesday

Hey, everyone. WIP Wednesday means one of two things. Most of the time I write about a work in progress, but other times it's a work in publication. Today's post is about the latter. So, here we go… For those of you who have followed this blog for a while, you know I’m fascinated with … Continue reading Halloween Reads #Wip Wednesday

Murder They Wrote ~ An Anthology

Hey, everyone! This month is shaping up to be a busy one for guests! Today, I welcome back none other than the very talented Mae Clair. Her story is included in an anthology of murder mysteries and she's here to talk about it. Please welcome her. Thanks for hosting me today, Joan. I’m excited to … Continue reading Murder They Wrote ~ An Anthology

The Keeper’s House #WIPWednesday

Hey, everyone. Time for another WIP Wednesday. A couple of weeks ago, I posted about Macabre Sanctuary, an anthology published by AIW Press. I wrote The Keeper’s House for inclusion in that collection. Today, I’ll tell you the story behind the story. Rain fell steadily on an April night in Deep East Texas. We’d had … Continue reading The Keeper’s House #WIPWednesday

The Blue Moon Murders #WIPWednesday

Story ideas sometimes come in the most unusual ways and often at the strangest times. On a late July afternoon in 2015, I was driving home from work. I remembered a blue moon would occur that month. A blue moon happens when there is more than one full moon in a calendar month. (Some definitions … Continue reading The Blue Moon Murders #WIPWednesday

Macabre Sanctuary #WIPWednesday

Hey, everyone. It’s October. A time ghosts, goblins, werewolves, vampires, and just about any other creature you can imagine. Halloween is only a few weeks away, so what time to read some spooky stories? I’ve contributed in several anthologies with other authors. Macabre Sanctuary is a collection of ten short stories published by AIW Press … Continue reading Macabre Sanctuary #WIPWednesday

Review: Death Among Us #TuesdayBookShare

Hey, everyone. It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time for Tuesday Book Share. This week I review a collection of short stories written by various authors. If you enjoy mysteries, this book is for you. Blurb: Who knew death could be so eclectic? Relish this mesmerizing murder mystery mash-up of short stories. Murder and mystery … Continue reading Review: Death Among Us #TuesdayBookShare

Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Quantum Wanderlust,” by Authors,  Staci Troilo,‎ Michele Jones,‎ Joan Hall,‎ E.J. Lane,‎ Mae Clair,‎ P.C. Zick,‎ Teri Polen,‎ Irene Aprile,‎ Harmony Kent,‎ & C.S. Boyack 

Author Colleen Chesebro posted a wonderful review of Quantum Wanderlust today on her blog. Check it out!

Super Moons, Blue Moons, and Blood Moons

Last week, a rare event occurred. For the first time in one-hundred fifty years, a super moon (when the moon is closest to the earth), a blue moon (the second full moon in a month), and a blood moon (eclipse) occurred on the same night. Unfortunately, I was only able to see a partial eclipse … Continue reading Super Moons, Blue Moons, and Blood Moons