Halloween Surprise

Posted by mcm0704 on October 30, 2015 |

Instead of my usual Friday blog, I wanted to share this wonderful short story written by Georgia Lange Moore, a writer and artist and a dear friend who graciously gave me permission to use it. When Georgia writes a new story, she often calls me to read it to me, and when she got to […]

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How Do You Like Your Squash?

Posted by mcm0704 on October 28, 2015 |

Oh my gosh. Please don’t tell Slim how much I love squash. I also love his humor and am always so pleased to have him as Wednesday’s Guest. Let’s all grab a cup of coffee and join him in some fun. Enjoy…. Squash. One of the English language’s most painful words, along with maim and […]

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Monday Morning Musings

Posted by mcm0704 on October 26, 2015 |

First off, I want to invite you to a virtual Halloween Party where you can win Amazon gift cards and get some killer deals on seasonal books featured at The Kindle Book Review. The books are listed according to genres for easy selection, and you can find my historical mystery,  Boxes For Beds, in the […]

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On The Rocks by Gillian Jones

Posted by mcm0704 on October 25, 2015 |

This is not a review, but something special I wanted to share. If you are a reader you know that, through their writing, authors explore issues that are important to them and often feel the pull to do more than write about them. That is true for Gillian Jones, who contacted bloggers to see if […]

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Friendships are Special

Posted by mcm0704 on October 23, 2015 |

I had company for several days this week. My friend, Jan and her brother, Jim, came for a visit and we had a grand time reminiscing about our childhoods. Jan and I have been friends since we were 11 years old, and the friendship has weathered the years and the separations well. She lives in […]

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A Man, A Rabbit And a Shovel

Posted by mcm0704 on October 21, 2015 |

Slim Randles is here today as Wednesday’s Guest with a little story about his friend, Dewey and a new enterprise. You never know what the guys at the Mule Barn Truck Stop are apt to do. Enjoy…. When Dewey Decker bought that acre on the edge of town from Gil Masterson, it astonished some people, […]

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Excerpt From Evelyn Evolving

Posted by mcm0704 on October 19, 2015 |

It was a very busy weekend for me, this third week of our Autumn Trails Festival in Winnsboro. It was Trail Ride weekend, so Friday afternoon I rode in a wagon in the Welcome parade. Here are some of the local rodeo riders leading out the parade. I rode with the Man of the Year, […]

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Save the Butterflies

Posted by mcm0704 on October 16, 2015 |

When I was a kid, I remember seeing hundreds of butterflies, even in Michigan, which is not even on the migration path of these lovely, delicate creatures. In the last two decades the population of Monarch butterflies has gone down from 1 billion to approximately 30 million today, primarily because of the destruction of their […]

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Sacrificing for Research

Posted by mcm0704 on October 14, 2015 |

Please help me welcome Cheryl Hollon as today’s Wednesday’s Guest. Cheryl wrote the cozy mystery Pane and Suffering that I reviewed last Sunday, and she is here to share some of the sacrifices we writers make in the name of research. While she may have struggled a bit to find just the right food and […]

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Book Review – Pane and Suffering by Cheryl Hollon

Posted by mcm0704 on October 11, 2015 |

Pane and Suffering Cheryl Hollon File Size: 945 KB Print Length: 320 pages Publisher: Kensington (September 29, 2015) Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc. Language: English ASIN: B00RRT32HK   Book Blurb: Savanna Webb returns to her hometown to bury her father, John Webb, and sell his glass blowing shop to his partner, Hugh Trevor. At […]

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