Some Things Can’t Wait

Posted by mcm0704 on May 22, 2018 |

Slim Randles is my guest today while I am otherwise preoccupied. I love this story about Marvin and his new fishing rod. Sometimes you just gotta do what you gotta do. It’s really starting to warm up here in Texas, so maybe it’s time for some lemonade. Help yourself. It was just one of those […]

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Will Violence Ever End?

Posted by mcm0704 on May 21, 2018 |

In church yesterday morning, the priest referenced a quote attributed to Chief Seattle of the Lushootseed tribe in the Pacific Northwest. “Our God is the same God. You may think now that you own Him as you wish to own our land, but you cannot. He is the God of man, and His compassion is […]

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Book Review – The Night Child by Anna Quinn

Posted by mcm0704 on May 18, 2018 |

The Night Child Anna Quinn File Size: 1793 KB Print Length: 200 pages Publisher: Blackstone Publishing (January 30, 2018) Publication Date: January 30, 2018 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B071KHVTV9 Book Blurb: This breathtaking debut novel examines the impact of traumatic childhood experiences and the fragile line between past and present. […]

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Falling For You

Posted by mcm0704 on May 16, 2018 |

Slim Randles is here to entertain today, but before I let him take the stage, I want to explain why this post is going up so late on Wednesday. My plan was to get it ready to go live yesterday, but that plan came to a screeching halt when I had to have a root […]

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Celebrating Mother’s Day

Posted by mcm0704 on May 13, 2018 |

In honor of Mother’s Day, I thought I would dust off a column I wrote when my children were young and I was writing for a Dallas publication. This column, among others, is part of a book I’ve worked on off and on for a number of years – I hate to say how many […]

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A History Lesson from Windy

Posted by mcm0704 on May 11, 2018 |

It’s a busy end of the week and weekend for me, so I am going to let Slim Randles entertain us with another posting from the Mule Barn Truck Stop, but first just a couple of things that are bothering me. I was listening to the confirmation hearing for Gina Haspel to head the CIA, […]

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When in Doubt, Ask Doc

Posted by mcm0704 on May 9, 2018 |

Slim Randles is my guest today with a fun post showing how Doc got the guys out of a ticklish situation down at the Mule Barn Truck Stop. Grab a donut to go with your beverage of choice, and enjoy the post.  Our pal Doc is a genius. Just take the other day, and all […]

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Book Excerpt – Evelyn Evolving

Posted by mcm0704 on May 4, 2018 |

I’m going to be at a fun event on Saturday in Winnsboro, and I’m really looking forward to seeing my friends there. Bill Jones and I will sign copies of our books, Images of America and Reflections of Winnsboro, and then I will have my own books available for purchase and autographs. And now another […]

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Not Your Typical Author Interview

Posted by mcm0704 on May 2, 2018 |

It’s always great fun when an author and a character have a chat, especially when they are nice to each other. Randy Rawls is here today with Beth Bowman, the protagonist in the Beth Bowman Mystery Series. The latest in the series is Saving Dabba, which I reviewed last Sunday. Grab a glass of iced […]

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Book Review – Saving Dabba by Randy Rawls

Posted by mcm0704 on April 29, 2018 |

Saving Dabba ISBN-10: 1984926691 ISBN-13: 978-1984926692 CreateSpace Independent Publishing Paperback: 246 pages March 3, 2018, $12.99 Genre: Mystery Series: Beth Bowman Series Also available in Kindle edition BOOK BLURB: Beth Bowman is a PI in Coral Lakes, FL who works with a homeless group. When one of them turns up brutally beaten to death, Beth […]

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