Hank Quense writes satirical fantasy and sci-fi!

It’s my great pleasure to welcome back Hank Quense and to announce he’ll be a regular on my blog. Hank’s got a ticklish sense of humour, he knows plenty about marketing, fiction writing and what sells. Please check out his book and his blog. You’ll be treated to a delightful and crazy twist on all sorts of life’s adventures.  Plus …

IWSG – January 2020 – I’m Back

IWSG was created by Ninja Captain Alex J Cavanaugh — because Alex understood we needed a safe place to congregate, insecurity is part of our creative nature, and together we’re stronger. On the first Wednesday of each month, you can either write on any subject related to your writing journey or adopt the option of answering the month’s question. Either …

Book Review: TOMORROW by Merilyn Ruth Liddell

Often while I’m working on a difficult WIP, (one that’s takes forever to finish) I’ll grab a novel for inspiration. In July, I read an advance copy of Tomorrow by Canadian author Merilyn Ruth Liddel, and enjoyed it so much, I chose to write a review. The plot, the writing, and the characters motivated to me to the extent that …

SOME VERY MESSY MEDIEVAL MAGIC

I’m proud to do a shoutout for friend and fellow author C. Lee McKenzie. Her latest middle-grade novel, SOME VERY MESSY MEDIEVAL MAGIC, is full of imagination and humour. A great read for any reader, young or old.  SOME VERY MESSY MEDIEVAL MAGIC By C. Lee McKenzie Pete’s stuck in medieval England! Pete and his friend Weasel thought they’d closed …

Cover Reveal – BLUE SLUDGE BLUES

I’m very happy to do a shoutout for fellow author Shannon Lawrence. Her collection of short stories comes out today. Hope you’ll check out her new book. And be sure to enter the raffle at the bottom of this post. Good luck.  Title: Blue Sludge Blues & Other Abominations Author: Shannon Lawrence Book Description: A collection of frights, from the …

IWSG: February, 2018

It’s time for another group posting of the IWSG: Insecure Writer’s Support Group! Time to release our fears to the world – or offer encouragement to those who are feeling neurotic. If you’d like to join, click on the tab above and sign up. Post the first Wednesday of every month and visit at least a dozen new blogs and leave a comment. Your words might …

Hank Quense’s QUEEN MOXIE – Giveaway!

Today it’s my great pleasure to introduce Hank Quense’s latest novel QUEEN MOXIE. Hank has been a guest host on this blog many times, so I hope you’re aware of his ticklish humour. Hank’s stories make me laugh, and as far as I’m concerned, there’s not enough laughter in the world. We need writers like Hank. Please check out his …

IWSG – January 2018

It’s time for another group posting of the IWSG: Insecure Writer’s Support Group! Time to release our fears to the world – or offer encouragement to those who are feeling neurotic. If you’d like to join us, click on the tab above and sign up. We post the first Wednesday of every month and encourage everyone to visit at least a dozen new blogs and leave …

IWSG – December 2017

It’s time for another group posting of the IWSG: Insecure Writer’s Support Group! Time to release our fears to the world – or offer encouragement to those who are feeling neurotic. If you’d like to join us, click on the tab above and sign up. We post the first Wednesday of every month and encourage everyone to visit at least a dozen new blogs and leave …

IWSG: October 2017

It’s time for another group posting of the IWSG: Insecure Writer’s Support Group! Time to release our fears to the world – or offer encouragement to those who are feeling neurotic. If you’d like to join us, click on the tab above and sign up. We post the first Wednesday of every month and encourage everyone to visit at least a dozen new blogs and leave …

PROMOTIONS, NEWS & UPDATES

Can’t believe it’s been 3 months since my last post. Much has happened that I won’t go into now. 2017 has been a stressful year. While I am healing nicely from hip replacement surgery, ten days ago I fell backwards from the entrance to our RV and caught my ankle in the step. I torn three ligaments in my foot. …