Seize the Moment by Cher’ley

  This blog by Cher’ley Grogg A young soldier and his commanding officer got on a train together. The only available seats were across from an attractive young women who was traveling with her grandmother. As they engaged in pleasant conversation, the soldier and the young woman kept eyeing one another; the attraction was obviously … Continue reading Seize the Moment by Cher’ley


Anticipation >Prediction >Planning

This post is by Nancy Jardine. Some of the readers of this blog may know that I eagerly awaited the end of August 2016, the reason being that I was making a trip to the US from my Scottish homeland. I anticipated some lovely hot sunny days, brand new places to visit and the joys … Continue reading Anticipation >Prediction >Planning

Monday, Monday

  This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction As a 60’s child I was immersed in the music of the time and it’s still my favorite music. Is there anything better? Bob Dylan, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Little Richie, Peter, Paul and Mary, and way too many more to mention. This music filled … Continue reading Monday, Monday

The Fresh Breath of Spring

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction It’s time for planting and all around us are farms with tractors making rows and planting seeds. The smell of the fresh dirt never ceases to make me feel good – a deep earthy scent that you know will soon yield crops. We have many Amish farms … Continue reading The Fresh Breath of Spring

Freelancing or Blogging-Where to Start by Cher’ley

This Blog by Cher'ley Grogg Request before death--A murderer, sitting in the electric chair, was about to be executed."Have you any last requests? asked the chaplain. "Yes," replied the murderer. "Will you hold my hand?" Break the Chains humor. Sometimes I want a break from writing novels, or short stories, but I still want to write. … Continue reading Freelancing or Blogging-Where to Start by Cher’ley

The Branding of “Stephen Buehler”™

By Stephen Buehler In my last blog I talked about my anticipation of going to Left Coast Crime, a mystery writers and readers convention that will be held in Phoenix 2/25 - 2/28. On the very first day of the conference at 9am, I have signed up for an event called, Author Speed Dating. For … Continue reading The Branding of “Stephen Buehler”™

By The Time I Get to Phoenix

By Stephen Buehler Left Coast Crime, a conference for mystery writers and readers is being held Feburary 25-28 in Phoenix. Usually around 400 – 500 people attend and is primarily dedicated to people west of the Mississippi but anyone can attend. It’s a chance for writers to meet and hang out with other writers and … Continue reading By The Time I Get to Phoenix

An author talking…and a conundrum

This post is by Nancy Jardine An author talking…and a conundrum That makes a change from an author writing but actually, there’s still a lot of writing and thinking involved. As some readers of this blog may have guessed, I’m a bit obsessed by the Ancient Roman Invasion of Caledonia, and in particular their temporary … Continue reading An author talking…and a conundrum

Influences by SJ

   This Post by S. J. Brown All of us are Influenced by the people in our daily lives, our parents most of all. They taught us right from wrong, our work ethics and how to treat others. My parents taught me all of these things and more, but not my love of nature. I … Continue reading Influences by SJ

Not so… great expectations

This blog is by Nancy Jardine Four days to go…till Christmas Day! Anticipation is what drives a lot of people round about now if they celebrate by giving gifts to family and friends. The anticipation in our house is high already and is likely to escalate during the next few days. The Christmas tree has … Continue reading Not so… great expectations