Victoria Dahl


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Before the actual conference starts, the RWA holds an autographing session for its published authors that is open to the public. (There are plenty of other book signings set up by the publishers later in the week but they are only open to registered conference attendees.) This year there were […]

More on RWA11–part 2: Lit Signing & Evil Elevators


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My reading habits have changed over the years: this year was definitely the year of the contemporary. Since it’s that time of year for reflection, I’ve looked back at some of my favorite books I’ve read. Thanks to suggestions on Twitter (I love being exposed to new-to-me authors through the […]

Favorite Reads of 2010


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Today’s author Shelley Munro is close to the antipodes from Canada. Which is ironic considering the Antipodes Islands are part of New Zealand, Shelley’s home. Normally I do an intro for my guests, but Shelley does such a fabulous job of introducing herself, I’ll let you sit back and read… […]

Shelley Munro: Small Town Girl



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I’m not sure why, but I’ve been finding lately that I’m not finishing books the way I used to. Way back in the dark ages when I was still living with my parents in the middle of nowhere, any books I took out of the library or someone passed my […]

Adding to my Keeper Shelf


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You know when this #amazonfail phenomenon started on Sunday, I had no idea it would unfurl the way it did. Other than my conversations with Storm Grant in the very early part of Sunday morning, I made no comments on it through the afternoon, only starting to comment in the […]

Hamfisted vs Hamming-it-up