Monthly Archives: February 2010

A friend of Gizmo Guys often sends him jokes that GG forwards to me. I wasn’t sure whether to laugh or to cry at this one … It reads: This is an actual extract from a sex education school textbook for girls, printed in the early 60’s in the UK […]

I wish this was a joke …

  It was twenty-five years ago today … *sigh* You’re now a quarter-century old. Ho boy, does that ever make me feel old … This lovely little baby above has become a leather-chap-wearing, helmet-wearing, motorcycle-riding grown-up below.   And in honor of the gift GH brought us last week (Spike […]

Happy Birthday, Guitar Hero

Today’s guest Deidre Knight’s Butterfly Tattoo is the first book I’ve ever bought based on a review. I knew it would be good — Angela James edited it after all, and I’ve rarely been let down by one of her books 😉  But it was even better than I’d hoped. […]

A Day with Deidre Knight

If you heard a loud screech just now, it was me. The postman rang (once) to deliver a box of books . That screech? Was me squeeing!  Yup, my print copies of Personal Protection arrived. Yes, I picked one up and petted it, stroked it and hugged it. (I think […]

The postman rang once

I love romance writers. The first time I went to a Toronto Romance Writers‘ meeting I was greeted with so much enthusiasm it was almost overwhelming. I’d never been in a room full of such supportive women before, so willing to offer advice and cheer for your accomplishments and sympathize […]

A hearty thanks…

Wow, it’s the middle of February already — the time is just flying by. Thanks for your patience while I’ve been hiding away in my writing cave. But this year I made the resolution to stop over-editing and get more work ‘out there’ and that means putting my butt in […]

On Spike and KD

I’ve always been psychic but what really made me develop my skills was when my daughter started seeing dead people from the time she was two years old. I realized that I wasn’t going to be able to consol her with, “Darling there’s nothing really there,” especially as she grew […]

Cathleen Ross: Waxing Eloquent about Ghosts

RK Charron Congratulations, RK. I’ll be contacting you shortly with your copy of Heather’s Prime Evil. Thanks to everyone who took the time to comment this week. Don’t forget that commenting also gets you entered in my end of the month Reader Appreciation Draw. So if you didn’t win today, […]

Winner of Heather Long’s Prime Evil

Spike! Meet Spike … the newest addition to the Braemel household.  We adopted Spike yesterday — he’s seven years old and is a big boy so no kitten photos for you. Spike is named after Spike from Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Now I must confess, I’ve never watched an episode […]


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Claiming Vivian Arend and the Timeless Lexxie Couper