My guest today is Morgan St. James who writes mysteries and recently released a non-fiction book, Tricks of the Trade, for writers. Please help her to feel at home here, while I guest on her blog. I am also over at the Blood Red Pencil talking about how much we writers love our characters, but […]
Today I am a guest at Morgan Mandel’s Sweet Not Spicy blog where I am sharing the story of my father’s late-in-life marriage. He married for a third time at the age of 81 after losing his second wife, and proved that love has no age limit. A story I wrote about a couple much […]
Today in real life I am in Memphis visiting family. But in cyberspace I am a guest on Joslyn Vaughn’s blog. If you have a minute stop by her blog for a visit. I should be back home over the weekend, and will recap my vacation and book tour over the next week. In the […]
Today I am a guest on Patricia Stoltey’s blog, where we are sharing tips on characterization. Stop on by if you can to read what we all have to say about the people in our stories.
First off today is a wonderful bit of wisdom regarding the debate about the mosque and Ground Zero. Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, who would be the spiritual leader of the mosque, was recently quoted as saying the clash is not between Christians and Muslims. “The real battle that we must wage together today is not […]
I’m a guest today on Ginger Simpson’s blog, Dishin’ It out. She is devoting her blog all month to topics revolving around romance to keep the spirit of Valentine’s Day alive for more than just one day, and she graciously invited me to share something about romance. I wrote about how I came up with […]
Today I am the guest blogger at Chris Redding’s blog. She features recipes on her blog on Wednesdays and invited me to be her guest today. The recipe I posted is for my chili, that I call Gringo Chili, because it is milder than most chili one finds in Texas. I had a friend who […]
Today I have a post up on Sandra Sookoo’s blog Believing is Seeing. She is running a special series leading up to Christmas featuring different authors with different stories about the Holidays. At the blog today I wrote about Christmas traditions and how different they are in different parts of the country. When I moved […]
I always wanted to be able to say that, “Maryann Miller is away from her office.” Somehow that makes me sound so much more important than the person who leaves the room to clean a toilet or feed the animals. But I digress. I’m out of my office today because I’m doing a guest blog […]
I’m guest blogging at Synoptic Storm this morning. This is a fun blog featuring a number of authors who write about their books, writing, or just life in general. A nice place to meet new friends, so grab your coffee and come on over.