Author Archives: Jeanne

So Many Books . . .

Have you ever roamed a library, unable to find a book you wanted to read? Thousands of books and not one that appealed to you? It sounds odd, but that’s what happened to me Saturday morning when I visited my … Continue reading

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Big Magic For Writer’s Block

I’m always interested in advice on how to improve my writing and support my cozy mystery career. Through a subscription to Hiveword, I have access to over 40,000 articles on their Writer’s Knowledge Database. Name a topic of interest to authors … Continue reading

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Back to Blogging

Hi! I’ve been a terrible blogger this year. Perhaps you thought I had fallen off the face of the earth. No, I just moved. I think falling off the face of the earth would have been more fun and less … Continue reading

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Summer Days

Happy Sunday! First, an update. I’m still promoting Cast for Murder to libraries. If your library does not have a copy of the book, please ask them to order it. Thank you to the librarians who have added the latest Veronica … Continue reading

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Independence Day Memories

Happy Independence Day! July Fourth is one of my favorite days of the year, ranking right up there with Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter. I love the patriotic music, reading of the Declaration of Independence, decorations, parades, twinkling sparklers, and spectacular … Continue reading

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A Perfect Day For Dads

Happy Father’s Day! Mother Nature has supplied a perfect day for the dads here in New York and I hope she did the same for you wherever you are celebrating on this Sunday. No matter what fun plans you have … Continue reading

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Cozy Reading For A Hot Summer

We’re closing in on the summer season, a time when many of us tuck a book or two into a suitcase and head out for a relaxing vacation. Others might stay home and enjoy a good book while stretched out … Continue reading

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Memorial Day ’18

I wish you all a peaceful Memorial Day. Let us take time today to remember and honor the thousands of men and women who gave their lives in service to our country.

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Happy Mother’s Day & A New Review

Happy Mother’s Day! May all you mothers know how deeply loved and appreciated you are and may you enjoy every minute of this day with your families. Yvonne at Socrates’ Book Reviews posted her review of Cast for Murder. Please take … Continue reading

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An In-Home Archaeological Expedition

I apologize for my absence from the blog. I’ve been on an archaeological dig. Well, sort of but not exactly. With my three siblings, I’ve been clearing out and packing up our parents’ house. We’ve swept dust off the relics … Continue reading

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