Return To Hiroshima

Today, it’s my turn on Return To Hiroshima Book Blog Tour. Blackthorn Book Tours, thanks for giving me the opportunity to participate in Bob Van Laerhoven’s tour. Title: Return to Hiroshima Author: Bob Van Laerhoven Genre: International Mystery, Crime Thriller, Noir Fiction Publisher: Crime Wave Press (March 26, 2018) 1995, Japan struggles with a severe…

Villainous Minds: A Psychological Horror Anthology

Title: Villainous Minds: A Psychological Horror Anthology Author(s): Joan Wiley, A. J. Sharp, and Sinda Kane Genre: Psychological Thriller, Horror Publisher: Tale Twister Books, LLC (August 21, 2019) Villainous Minds is an anthology of thirteen twisted, psychological horror, short stories and short dark evocative poems from three new authors: Joan Wiley, Sinda Kane, and A.J. Sharp….

Happy Halloween

  Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. ~ Edgar Allen Poe’s The Raven (1844)   This is one of my favorite times of the year. A day to revisit childhood fears, dress in outrageously scary costumes, watch a couple of…

An Autumn Pause

  Yoohoo! Is everyone still there? I’m coming up for air for just a moment to say “Hello” to my lovely WordPress, Facebook, and Twitter Community. I hope everyone is enjoying October! For the last few weeks, my mind plunged into writing my current WIP and has remained immersed. Little by little, I’m making steady…

Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales

Sinister forces collide—and unite a host of desperate characters—in this eerie cycle of interwoven tales from Yoko Ogawa, the critically acclaimed author of The Housekeeper and the Professor. An aspiring writer moves into a new apartment and discovers that her landlady has murdered her husband. Elsewhere, an accomplished surgeon is approached by a cabaret singer, whose…

October 2019 Reading List

  October and November are my favorite months. I was born on  All Souls Day or Day of The Dead, November 2nd,  a day traditionally extended for Halloween celebrations in many countries, which probably explains my affinity for horror literature (gothic, paranormal). I’ve gobbled up countless novels and movies in this genre. Some of my…

Book Review: An American Marriage

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy…

Dark Retribution

Today is the second day of B. R. Stateham’s Smitty’s Calling Card (Dark Retribution Book 1) Book  Blog Tour. Blackthorn Book Tours, thanks for giving me the opportunity to participate in Mr. Stateham’s new release. Title: Smitty’s Calling Card (Dark Retribution Book 1) Author: B. R. Stateham Genre: Noir Crime, Fiction Publisher: Close To The Bone, December…

Book Review: The Thirteenth Tale

  Sometimes, when you open the door to the past, what you confront is your destiny. Reclusive author Vida Winter, famous for her collection of twelve enchanting stories, has spent the past six decades penning a series of alternate lives for herself. Now old and ailing, she is ready to reveal the truth about her…

September 2019 Reading List

  Where did summer go? Well, it’s September and my favorite time of the year is almost here, autumn! I’ve been AWOL from my blog for a week, catching up on much editing and writing of my current WIP. I’m proud to say I finished my summer reading list and found three more books for…