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Weekend thoughts…

Statistically, any day could be a bad news day: the phone rings and a few seconds later your life’s crossed a threshold from which there’s no going back.  And, statistically, the older you get and the older the people around you get, the better the odds are that any particular call will . . . → Read More: Weekend thoughts…

We got a nice plug yesterday…

I’ve been wrestling with some chronic vision issues caused by living in a part of the country that is too bright for my Britain-based genes so I missed this nice mention of Closed Circle over at the Dear Author blog

Their tag line includes the dreaded word “romance,” but . . . → Read More: We got a nice plug yesterday…

I’m Impressed…and a bit taken aback

Jeff Bezos made an announcement a little while ago…

Amazon.com Now Selling More Kindle Books Than Hardcover Books

Since we started Closed Circle, my best guess had been that e-readers like Kindle were going to wipe out the market for mass-market books before they dented hardcovers.  I’d focused . . . → Read More: I’m Impressed…and a bit taken aback

Happy Birthday!

Today (well…yesterday, I’m running late…again) was Elaine’s birthday.

Continuing a tradition….I knit her a sock

Just one.  Her feet are significantly smaller than mine, so I can’t test the fit by tugging the sock-in-progress over my own foot without stretching it out of shape.  (I also have . . . → Read More: Happy Birthday!

I don’t think this is a compliment….

I succumbed to the latest fad and fed the first two chapters of “Behind Time” to the I Write Like site.

It promptly generated this…. (In any other genre, I’d know it wasn’t a compliment, but maybe…in fantasy…

Well…I can hope.

I write like . . . → Read More: I don’t think this is a compliment….

Another upside to ebooks and their readers…

Now that we’re committed to Closed Circle in particular and ebooks in general, I’m always on the lookout for new justifications for my Kindle.

I’ve encountered many, but this, I think, is the best…

Ebooks against bedbugs!

Because it’s true, those shelves of cherished paper and glue can harbor far . . . → Read More: Another upside to ebooks and their readers…