Book Review: I Am Ocilla, by Diane M. Graham

Open your heart and mind to the simplicity and complexity of a name. I know only my name. Beyond that is confusion, a void where fantasy and reality swirl together. Fairies, Giants, Elves, Dwarves, ancient Keepers, and…Dragons? A dark soul threatens the Five Kingdoms, but I am powerless to stand against him, overwhelmed by phantom…

6 Randomly Fun Things to Do this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is in just a few days, but most of the world is already celebrating Christmas. So in order to help put the focus a little more on being thankful, I’ve come up with six randomly fun things to do with your family this Thanksgiving, that will hopefully bring a little cheer and humor this…

Movie review: Eat, Pray, Love

I don’t do movie reviews very often, but when a movie either particularly shines or stinks I feel compelled to voice my opinion. Eat, Pray, Love is one such movie. And though when it came out in 2010 it received all kinds of rave reviews, it is my opinion that it falls into the stink category. Maybe…

A man and his trees. A parable.

There was once a man who loved trees. He loved the lovely oaks and wispy willows, the stately ashes and tall pines. He loved to collect trees and the amazing woods they contained, to build with them, carve them, and fill his house with the essence of each unique aroma. He would go out into…

Book review: Finding Angel, by Kat Heckenbach

After what seems like an eternity (almost two years), I finally finished Finding Angel by my friend and editor Kat Heckenbach. And now I owe her a review. I owe others reviews too and I intend to get to those quite soon. Kat would scold me if I wasn’t honest in this review, because after all…

Is Clara really Jenny?

I watched “The Doctor’s Daughter” today and noticed this for the first time. I’ve heard some theories are out there about this but, well…a picture is worth a thousand words, so I made this “meme” about it. What do you think?

Splashdown Blog Tour: Devil's Hit List, by Frank Creed

This month, Devil’s Hit List, by Frank Creed released from my publisher. As part of the release celebration we are having a blog tour. This time around I get to host an excerpt! EXCERPT OF DEVIL’S HIT LIST Oh no, not again. I’d grappled to a helicopter before. Prayer on my lips, my body hit…