What does read and recharge have in common? What would you think if you could come home from work, plug yourself into a recharge station, and when you wake up, you are good to go again for another twelve hours? You know like the recharge for a new electric car…? I know there have been movies with similar things in them. I just think it would be cool if we could bring our tired and weary selves to a machine to plug into and recharge. Tonight, I got home from work, changed clothes, went outside to the shed we are

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Mistakes when trying to go it alone

Mistakes when trying to go it alone

Mistakes happen but I ain’t smiling… When I first start working on something, I get so ramped up about it that I fly through every stage. It’s hard to make myself slow down and take issue with things that might be going off in a direction that I don’t intend to go. Just one of the mistakes we make when we are trying to go it alone. This even goes into my work-a-day job. I almost don’t want to ask anyone for help because I am a little bit of a control freak. But when I am flying through a

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Disk of Death Cover Reveal

Disk of Death Cover Reveal

Disk of Death is almost here! Hello and welcome to cover reveal day! I am very excited about this reprisal of my Shannon Wallace Mystery series. If you are a fan and have been following along since the early days, let me say thank you. I cannot wait for you to enjoy the ride all over again. It’s been updated, re-edited, re-covered, and I think much better. Shannon and I have had a chance to renew our friendship as well, and I must say I am in love with writing her stories all over again. If you are new to

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Mystery Fiction: Detectives

Mystery Fiction: Detectives

As I get prepared for my big book release, (Disk of Death will have its cover reveal this week!) I thought I would share some things that might be of interest to a reader of mystery fiction. I read somewhere that mystery fiction wasn’t even called mystery fiction until the 1930s when a crime fiction magazine changed its bent or focus and started calling its stories “mystery”. Apparently, the first mysteries were more like supernatural stories where an unknown, unseen villain was at work. The rise of mystery stories came about when the pulp magazines took the world by storm

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Day six of Nanowrimo-my update

Day six of Nanowrimo-my update

Hi everyone! welcome to my nanowrimo day six update…yeah, via video. I am WAYYYY too busy to try to type all this stuff out. I hope your Nanowrimo experience is going well. Heres the latest on me… Enjoy!

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