Monthly Archives: November 2011

Book tours galore . . .

I’M GOING TO go on a blog tour next week, but also planning a cross-country book tour! It’s been a while since I’ve done this, so planning is important . . . So far, I’m looking at Kathy Patrick’s Girlfriend … Continue reading

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Cover decision, book done!

DESPITE HAVING TWO epic computer crashes, having to write the darn thing three times from the start and making everyone in my family late for dinner, Cauley Christmas is finished *insert Snoopy Happy Dance here* Now, on to the blog … Continue reading

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The best kind of research–Knock You Naked Egg Nog, Pomegranate Martinis and other Holiday Merriment . . .

IT WAS ALWAYS my intention to include some old family recipes in the Christmas story–but since it’s been awhile since I’ve imbibed on some of my family’s favorite cocktails, it seemed necessary to make sure they were properly concocted, and … Continue reading

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A Cauley Christmas–in revisions! Deciding on a cover . . .

FINALLY FINISHED with Christmas novella, doing the one-more-read-through thing, and it’ll be up and running by tomorrow! I’m so happy with the way it turned out, I’ve been boo-hoo-hooing through an entire box of Puffs Plus. Laughter through tears–the best … Continue reading

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Don't point at the deer . . . they don't like it. Apparently.

“Don’t point at the deer.” We were sitting in the tree deer stand last evening. Why Chap wants me in the stand is beyond me because I won’t let him shoot anything when I’m there, and I had asked him … Continue reading

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Get the guys out of the kitchen with deep-fried Cajun Turkey

CHAP TREATS THANKSGIVING like a full contact, Olympic-qualifying sport.  He reminds me of Ralphie’s dad in A Christmas Story–if you know what’s good for you, you do not get between this man and his turkey. The man begins drawing up … Continue reading

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Finishing Christmas Story today if it kills me and everyone in my household . . .

IS MERCURY IN retrograde or something? Our internet’s been down, Chap’s computer broke and his truck, Pilgrim, went down with a broken water heater. So, I’m finally back to the book after two days and it’s been driving me nuts … Continue reading

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