Monthly Archives: December 2013

My New Year’s Resolution? Let go of Depression & Anxiety. And don’t be an Asshole (& I’ll start with a free book)

WELL, HERE WE are, a brand spanking New Year–that day last night of the year when we’re supposed to be gearing up for a night of sheer, unadulterated bliss. Hang with me, if you will, because this may seem like … Continue reading

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Christmas with Cauley: May cause irreparable damage

“You’re awful quiet,” Logan said as he drove the big pickup, left-turning out of the parking lot and onto Ranch Road 620. Marlowe sat between us on the console. The dog gave Logan a lap on the cheek, and then … Continue reading

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All I want for Christmas is a hot FBI Agent. And a Happy Ending

When last we saw our intrepid heroine, obituary writer Cauley MacKinnon, she was multi-tasking–trying to identify a Dead Guy, attempting to tone down her mother’s epic Christmas party, and all the while, trying to figure out how to make FBI … Continue reading

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Naked in the Rose Bushes ~ A MacKinnon Christmas

Chapter One Cauley’s Christmas To Do List 1.  Identify the Dead Guy. Not the usual intro to a Christmas To Do List. Unfortunately, it was not so unusual for me. My name is Cauley MacKinnon, and I write obituaries at … Continue reading

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Paying it Forward: A Merry Christmas from the MacKinnon Family!

Cauley’s Christmas To Do List 1.  Identify the Dead Guy. Not the usual intro to a Christmas To Do List. Unfortunately, it was not so unusual for me. My name is Cauley MacKinnon, and I write obituaries at the Austin … Continue reading

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26 Acts of Kindness in honor of Sandy Hook, starting with A MacKinnon Christmas

  I STARTED OUT the day in a melancholy mood, determined to change my disposition by performing 26 Random Acts of Kindness to honor the 26 lives lost during the senseless slaughter of children on this day a year ago … Continue reading

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