Monthly Archives: February 2010


I wish this was a joke … 8

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 […]


Happy Birthday, Guitar Hero 7

  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 […]


A Day with Deidre Knight 38

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. […]


The postman rang once 13

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 […]


A hearty thanks… 2

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 […]