Know-vember: Debi

The lovely Debi, gardener supreme, patient woman, Albacon wrangler — romance fan! Here she is brunching with me at Café Madison. I miss meals together! Come to Ireland, all right? What’s the first thing you do upon waking in the morning? When I wake up first thing, I might pick up the book at my…

Albacon!

Crazy, busy — wild times! Check the program to see what’s up: more when it’s over but here’s my tea. Fab friends here: Susan Hanniford Crowley, Stella Price, Morven Westfield (who just gave me some Cadbury Whole Nut!!), KT Pinto, Isabel Roman (yes both of them :-), Jackie Kessler and a whole lot more. Dancing…

Utter Nonsense

Thanks to the fabulous Adele at Un:Bound, I have a post up at Everybody’s Reading, the site for the festival of reading in Leicester this week. I wish I could be in Leicester for the celebration, but I suppose this will be the next best thing. I write about my love of nonsense and its…

Albacon & Publishing News

Yes, I’m going to be tied up all this weekend at Albacon, so if you’re trying to reach me, you may have to wait a bit for me to get back to you. Here’s my schedule, but you can see the entire schedule on the wiki and see the website for a full list of…

Albacon 2010, Oct 8-10

Hey kids! Especially you locals — we’re only weeks away from Albacon, the capitol region’s only spec fic con which runs from Friday October 8th until Sunday the 10th, with oodles of fun stuff for you to do and see. Writer GoH: Allen SteeleArtist GoH: Ron MillerFan GoH: Lisa Ashton Plus we just got news…

BitchBuzz: The Next Big Thing

My latest column: Women are Key in Discovering the Next Big Thing The latest innovation from iTunes launched this week. Ping was supposed to revolutionize the music experience. Reviews, however, were tepid. The “social network for music” as Apple promotion called it turned out to be less social than existing networks and not integrated with…

BitchBuzz: Sugarbabes

Tip o’ the pen to my pal Saranna in  this week’s column: Holly Hill and “Sugarbabes” as Surrogate Wives Sometimes it’s all I can do not to turn into Little Bunny Foo Foo and hop through this world bopping people on the head. No, not about the mosque—though that issue has exposed the ignorance of…

Susan Hanniford Crowley: Great Heroines

I met Susan at Albacon last year, where we had a lot of laughs. She has a wide variety of skills and an enviable head of hair, too! Why I Must Have Great Heroines in My Romances!Susan Hanniford Crowley 

I remember when I was a child, my teacher asking the class to write about a…