July 2009

dog days

it’s 100 degress F today…barkis said no to a walk… [photos courtesy of Jay’s cell phone]

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weekend o' love

preliminary shots of the big weekend. thanks to all for the good wishes. [vodpod id=Groupvideo.3061050&w=425&h=350&fv=host%3Dpicasaweb.google.com%26captions%3D1%26hl%3Den_US%26feat%3Dflashalbum%26RGB%3D0x000000%26feed%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fpicasaweb.google.com%252Fdata%252Ffeed%252Fapi%252Fuser%252FJayandSusanWiggs%252Falbumid%252F5362406129980770497%253Falt%253Drss%2526kind%253Dphoto%2526authkey%253DGv1sRgCJ3pt671_J6saQ%2526hl%253Den_US] more about "weekend o’ love", posted with vodpod

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the vast publishing conspiracy

Real quick–what’s wrong with these pictures? Quick answer: nothing. Not a blessed thing. Well, except  maybe they didn’t sell so well back in the early 90s, which put the author’s survival (sales-wise)

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greed and lust

Here’s something fun–an anthology edited by the peerless Elizabeth George. These are tales of intrigue and mayhem from some of the top women of mystery: A collection of twenty-three indelible

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Frankly Frank

Frank McCourt‘s passing is a loss to us all–to his family, his many students and readers all over the world. Angela’s Ashes, ‘Tis and Teacher Man are some of my

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things we wish we had

This has been in the virtual world for a while (anyone know where it originated?…thanks to Dee for the pic…) but I wouldn’t mind having the real thing:

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timeless advice to writers

Leave it to my friend Michael to show up with such a one-of-a-kind gift. Only a fellow writer understands the treasure of a 70-year-old magazine: These are such fun to

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branch water

Just a bit of trivia today, inspired by an letter from a reader. She wanted to know what the heck “branch water” is. She came across the term in The

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hidden pictures

(click the photo for a bigger view) (Reminder: You can instantly share your pics right here–http://share4pic.com/en/ Show us your part of the world…post a link in Comments.)

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