20 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

The new ultraviolence (and also, Stina Leicht’s new book)

Tonight at the Cactus Cafe: Fascinating discussion on the grisly violence of the Mexico drug wars, as perpetrated by the Zetas, and how it may have been inspired by the gruesome violence perpetrated by Al Qaida operatives in Iraq. John Burnett and Lawrence Wright are two of my favorite reporters and writers.The topic was uncomfortable […]

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30 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

2012 Appearances

Here are some upcoming events:   February Event name:  Romance Readers Social Time:  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Date:   Saturday, February 25 Description:  Meet local romance authors April Kihlstrom, Jane Myers Perrine, and Patrice Sarath at the library’s annual Romance Readers Social. Enjoy refreshments and bring your old romance paperbacks for a book swap. Location:  Pflugerville Community Library […]

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14 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

News and links

I just got my copy of the US edition of The Unexpected Miss Bennet — and my editor is right, it does look better in person! There is nothing like holding one’s own book, and I got to experience that twice this year.Whee! I would have pictures except that my camera’s battery died. No problem […]

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