Oktoberfic

I’m part German. I know that probably surprises you, given I constantly blather on and on about my Italian roots. (As an aside, I did write a novella about Irish-Americans, given I’m part Irish, too—on my dad’s side. I’m a veritable melting pot because of him.) So, other than October 12 when we go hardcoreContinue reading “Oktoberfic”

Belly up to the Bar

Who doesn’t love to unwind with family or friends? Maybe go out for the night to a club for dancing, to the neighborhood bar for a game of pool, to dinner for a favorite food. Well, it’s Halloween-season. Readers who love suspense might want to belly up to this bar… The Paranormal Bar and Grille.Continue reading “Belly up to the Bar”

7 Ways to Add Spice to Your Writing Life

Valentine’s Day is this week. I’m not going to bore you or aggravate you with a debate over whether it’s a religious holiday (honoring St. Valentine the martyr who died on February 14, 270 AD) or if it’s just another silly Hallmark holiday that’s the bane of every man’s existence who’s in a committed relationship.Continue reading “7 Ways to Add Spice to Your Writing Life”