January 2009

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Back when I was a teacher, I instituted “Helper Fridays: Saving Your Sanity One Tip at a Time” on a small chalkboard by the door in my classroom. Students would

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big giant ad

Okay, the thrill of this is probably limited, but I had to share. Today’s USA Today features this ad for Fireside. I’m in favor of anything that assures my parents

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images of Willow Lake

Avalon and Willow Lake are made-up places. But if they were real, they’d look a bit like this: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LV4g-ApxE30]

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FIRESIDE is rated "toasty warm."

[zoom] FIRESIDE by Susan Wiggs RT Rating: ½ Publisher: MIRA Published: February 2009 Type: Mainstream Fiction   Worth a look for the often-hilarious dialogue alone, the latest installment of her

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Put your flipflops on.

You’re invited to this fun event, benefitting the West Sound Wildlife Shelter: SAVE THE DATE! Sunday – March 1, 2009  Be a GoddessBring a group of five friends and be

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watchdog

Barkis is handsome and not afraid to show it. Soapbox: Dobermans have wonderful ears, and I wish breeders and owners would never, ever crop them.

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to the coast!

I had a big editing job on an upcoming reissued historical novel, so we headed for the coast so I could work on it. Oh, and play hooky. Most people

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telling it like it isn't

Please enjoy this publishing fantasy from Macmillan. My 18 copy editors are laughing their blue pencils off. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQ78WHpGZ1o&eurl]

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new word: vibrissae

Here is Barkis in watchdog mode. Can you spot his vibrissae? Reminder–the quickest way I know of to share an image is Piccdrop. Real quick! Drop me an image! Put

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Since you asked…

A few random Qs from my publisher… What is your favorite flower? Magenta cyclamen. In the dead of winter, I can always find a few secretly blooming in my garden.

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