Live chat/interview with writer/poet/translator Mark Statman – 2/10/13

The Writer’s Chatroom presents writer/poet/translator Mark Statman. WHEN? Sunday, February 10, 2013 Eastern USA Time…..7-9 PM Not sure what time that is wherever in the world you are? http://www.worldtimeserver.com WHERE? The Writers Chatroom at: http://www.writerschatroom.com/Enter.htm Scroll down to the Java box. It may take a moment to load. Type in the name you wish to be Read More

Tag, I’m It! A look at a work in progress

Have you seen the new blog tag going around? Mystery author Judy Alter tagged me, so today I’m answering 10 questions about one of my works-in-progress and happily refer you, my readers, back to Judy’s blog to read about her writing and other musings. So, here are the questions I was given, and my answers, such Read More

Live chat/interview with mystery author Beth Groundwater

The Writer’s Chatroom presents mystery novelist Beth Groundwater. She’ll be talking about her RM Outdoor Adventure series starring whitewater river ranger Mandy Tanner, and more!  (Rescheduled from June 3rd). WHEN? Sunday, July 1, 2012 Eastern USA Time…..7-9 PM Not sure what time that is wherever in the world you are? http://www.worldtimeserver.com WHERE? The Writers Chatroom at: http://www.writerschatroom.com/Enter.htm Read More

Live chat/interview with mystery novelist Beth Groundwater

The Writer’s Chatroom presents mystery novelist Beth Groundwater. She’ll be talking about her Claire Hanover gift basket designer series and the RM Outdoor Adventure series starring whitewater river ranger Mandy Tanner, and more! WHEN? Sunday, June 3, 2012 Eastern USA Time…..7-9 PM Not sure what time that is wherever in the world you are? http://www.worldtimeserver.com WHERE? Read More

The Zombie Cookbook, edited by Kim Richards

If you like zombies, I have a book for you! It’s full of poems and short stories and, yes, zombie-based recipes. Grab a fork, pull up a seat, and enjoy. 🙂 I can’t unbiasedly review it since I have a poem and short story in it, but I can point you to some reviews and Read More

Review – Arrival by Christopher Hoare

ArrivalWritten by: Christopher HoareScience fiction / Fiction / Time travelRated: Very Good (****)Review by: Lisa Haselton Gisel Matah is sixteen. She’s on a starship with her father, brother, and a small entourage of explorers no longer able to get back to their home world. Being female and the youngest on board are not complimentary attributes Read More

Review – Matters of Faith by Kristy Kiernan

Matters of FaithWritten by: Kristy KiernanFictionRated: Excellent (*****)Review by: Lisa Haselton Chloe is mom to 18-year-old Marshall and 12-year-old Meghan, and wife to Calvin. Her life is like any other with its daily challenges, but even she doesn’t know what she’ll do when her family’s cohesiveness is put to an extreme test. The novel opens Read More

Review – Scent of Danger by Doranna Durgin

Scent of DangerWritten by: Doranna DurginFiction / Cozy MysteryRated: Very Good (****)Review by: Lisa Haselton Dale Kinsall has the sinking feeling that someone is in danger. Worse, that someone may be him. While Dale deals with ongoing construction at his clinic, he starts discovering mysterious notes in the most unexpected places. The riddles seem to Read More

Review – Spun Tales by Felicia Donovan

Spun TalesWritten by: Felicia DonovanFiction / MysteryRated: Excellent (*****)Review by: Lisa Haselton Linda Jordan just needs a little more time to put the finishing touches on her newest medical thriller before submitting it to her publisher by the deadline, but life isn’t that easy. The Black Widow Agency accepts a case involving a well-known and Read More

Review – The Black Widow Agency by Felicia Donovan

The Black Widow AgencyWritten by: Felicia DonovanFiction / MysteryRated: Very Good (****)Review by: Lisa Haselton Amber Gordon’s life is on a downward spiral. She says she was fired from her automotive engineering job and lost custody of her daughter after being framed for possession of a controlled substance. Amber turns to the Black Widow Agency Read More