I was drafting a post on how I use Amazon star ratings while book shopping, but I’ve had to delay that in favor of work. My eyeballs and brain will be utterly exhausted by the end of the day.
Archive for August, 2011
Saturday made the highlight reel for the Short Kid. A friend gave my husband two tickets for the Indy qualifying at NHMS (Loudon, for you Nascar fans) and he and SK spent the entire day there. Let me tell you the highlight of the little guy’s day in the same excited tone he’s using to tell everybody: HE GOT A HIGH-FIVE FROM MARCO ANDRETTI!!! Because my awesome husband was willing to spend three hours at the end … Read More »
I was afraid I wouldn’t enjoy this one has much as Dragon Bound. I don’t read a lot of paranormals and I wasn’t sure Tiago and Tricks would surprise me and make me laugh and sigh and fall in love with them as Dragos and Pia did.
I didn’t care for the “setting” as much. Political court intrigue doesn’t really do it for me, even in a magical … Read More »
We have a lurker in the upstairs hallway. Not only are my 16 and 10.5-year old sons not doing well in the same room this summer, but they prefer not to be on the same floor of the house. The Tall Kid, being the quiet, leave-me-alone sort, spends a good part of his day upstairs.
Due to the weird construction of this old house (which started life as a carriage barn), we have central AC downstairs but not upstairs. And … Read More »
Hey, the two erotic, romantic-comedyish stories I wrote for Ellora’s Cave in 2005 and 2006 are finally on sale for a great price. ($1.49 via retailers or $.99 directly from their site.) You can see the covers and blurbs here. Barnes & Noble hasn’t dropped the price on the nookbook versions yet (as of this morning), but I’ll keep checking.