Category Archives: Blogger

Costa Rica Here I Come

Originally posted on On The Road with Ms. M.:
Well, I’m dusting off my dig hat and unpacking my Tilley vest but this time it’s not an archaeological dig I’m going to — it’s a mission to Costa Rica with…

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On My Bookshelf: Jan. 27/17

Well, finally, an opportunity to fill you in on some new books on my bookshelf this year.  I’ve been gathering more, both in paperback and on my iPad, despite my resolution to get my TBR list whittled down to something manageable. … Continue reading

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You’ll Feel Your Mind Slipping Away*

Mystery author/blogger Margot Kinberg delves into the legacy of Edgar Allan Poe on what would have been his 208th birthday. She goes on to compare some of the elements used by Daphne DuMaurier, Stephen King, Shirley Jackson, and others. If … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas Week 3

Christmas is coming faster than most of us would like even though our American friends have yet to celebrate Thanksgiving and I’ve been busy building and painting in my garage and haven’t been writing my blog much these days. I … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Lives of Mystery Writers by Inkspot

If you’ve been following my blog, you know I’m a big fan of mystery books and writers and, in particular, a fan of Josephine Tey (Elizabeth MacKintosh).  I came across this interesting post on the crime fiction blog, Inkspot, this … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday meme

It’s very easy to participate in my Mystery Monday meme.  Just post a review of your latest mystery read on your own site as your Monday post, and then a comment on my post with a link to yours. Drag or copy … Continue reading

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The moment…

Originally posted on Sacred Touches:
Natalie Scarberry has a great site. Every day there are gorgeous pictures accompanied by thought-provoking quotes that will bounce around in your head throughout the day leaving traces of luminescence that are truth. I thought this particular one truly appropriate … Continue reading

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Review: The Tiger and the Wolf by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Originally posted on Books by Proxy:
The Tiger and the Wolf Book One of the Echoes of the Fall by Adrian Tchaikovsky Fantasy | 590 Pages | Published by Tor UK in 2016 | Rating | Bleak. Brutal. Brilliant. The Tiger and the Wolf is…

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1017. Gloria in excelsis Deo. Et in terra pax.

Originally posted on Sacred Touches:
Glory in the highest to God. And peace on earth. Hallelujah, the babe is born, the Messiah has come! I wish each and every one of you the merriest of Christmases, and I pray that…

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The Christmas Cracker Book Tag

I’ve borrowed this tag game from Candid Cover (a fellow Ontarian) whose blog I follow and reblogged last Sunday for my regular Sunday reblog.  Her post followed an idea she had seen elsewhere on the Internet and I’m, likewise, hopping … Continue reading

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