Talk Like a Pirate, Ye Scallywag!

Arrr! Grab yer cutlass and sing a chantey, it’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Practice your grimace and your salty sea metaphors. Let Penguin Wrangler Allan and PCB lead you in the swashbuckle cheer!

Time Slips

A week without a blog post from me? In that time I have: graded all my courses traveled from upstate NY to Dundee had a lovely birthday I spent yesterday being pampered by my sweetie. He and Allan sang me awake with a present of series seven of Doctor Who which I had missed altogether,…

Tales of the Nun & Dragon OUT NOW!

Tales of the Nun & Dragon available now! And I couldn’t be happier! Features my medieval tale, “The Price” and a bunch of terrific writers. Adele says, “It’s launch day and a few sharp eyed folk noticed it went on sale on Amazon yesterday. Well, the book is now officially out there and here are…

Nun & Dragon — and Pirates!

I’m pleased to present: Nun & Dragon Press Release September 6, 2012 5:06 pm / from adele I am delighted to announce that the long anticipated first volume in the ‘Bushy Tales’ anthology series ‘Tales of the Nun and Dragon’ will be available as an ebook via Amazon from Monday 10th September and Wizards Tower…

Know-vember: Your Humble Narrator

I want to thank all the wonderful friends who took part in Know-vember. It was a delight to share. I think I may well make this an annual event. Yes, as promised, I will now turn the tables on myself. Don’t you already know too much about me? You must be part of the Cult…

BitchBuzz: NaNoWriMo

Lots of folks I know are knee-deep in NaNoWriMo; if you’ve ever thought about trying to write, it’s a good boost with a lot of support and encouragement. If I’m not doing it, it’s only because with me every month is NaNoWriMo at least in quantity although not always novel format (she says hastily trying…

BitchBuzz: Butterfly World Project

I’m heading off to Philadelphia for Authors After Dark with Kit Marlowe this morning; doubtless I’ll have stories to share from there. Hope to see Todd and Alex while I’m in town. My column today features a lovely place that I can’t wait to see first hand. I learned about it from the fabulous photographer…