If guitarist Pata hadn't fallen seriously ill, I would have spent tonight at Wembley fangirling over Yoshi, Toshi and the rest of the crew from X Japan until my voice gave out. Since the concert tour has been postponed for a year, I'll console myself by posting a snippet from FanBait, a Power of … [Read more...] about Rainbow Snippets – March 12th
Welcome to the blog where I talk about boys and cats, share news and snippets of WiP and snark about the little annoyances without which life would be boring like running out of coffee or accidentally locking the cat into the bathroom... I might also muse about my day job or aim to make you ditch your diet by reminiscing about my favourite recipes, which is part of my day job. Sort of.
If I can work out how to handle image copyrights, I could even regale you with visual inspiration for my characters... now wouldn't that be nice? Screenfuls of Lawrence Nicotra and David Gandy. Yum.
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I'm not a big one for product reviews, unless the product is something tech and I need to work out which option to choose. When it comes to books, I most often go by recs from people I know. Then I choose by genre and blurb, very occasionally by cover, and once I've found a writer I really like, I … [Read more...] about Finding Love: The Perfect Size for You | Book Chat with Lily G. Blunt
By now, everyone who reads and writes LGBT romance will have heard the news about publisher Samhain winding down their business. They're doing it gracefully and with care, but there's no indication in their announcement to suggest there might come a moment when Samhain can stop and say, we're … [Read more...] about Why Don’t You Self-Publish?
Rainbow Snippets is a Facebook group where writers post snippets of their work every Saturday. Click here to join us for some great, intriguing glimpses!Today's Rainbow Snippet is from a historical fantasy romance called Brocade and Spices. I abandoned this when we moved house, but have lately … [Read more...] about Rainbow Snippets – March 5th
All of Kate Pavelle's books share one aspect that I particularly love: they allow me glimpses into environments and circumstances I know little to nothing about. Settings that are just that bit different from the traditional offerings of college, office, coffeeshop, restaurant or rodeo. Don't get me … [Read more...] about I’ve Been Reading: Lucky Starflowers by Kate Pavelle
I went to an author's meetup the other day - my very first one! Upcoming releases were discussed with great enthusiasm and at fast and furious speeds, almost too rapidly to update my TBR list in the middle of it all.Here's one of those stories, The Handyman Can by Lily G. Blunt, something hot and … [Read more...] about Book Chat: The Handyman Can by Lily G. Blunt