Category Archives: play

Cowboys, cattle, and corpses

Today we’re spotlighting cozy mystery author Lesley A. Diehl whose stories are set in rural Florida. Dumpster Dying & Grilled, Chilled and Killed by Lesley A. Diehl Dumpster Dying: Book 1 in the Big Lake Murder Mysteries Cozy Mystery 1st … Continue reading

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Fantastic escape

It’s the height of Spring Break here where I live. This being a tourist destination, hordes of students (and some teachers, too) head this way, taking a breather from the rigors of Academia. Welcome! Enjoy our beaches. Build a bonfire. Play … Continue reading

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“The Zen Detective”—mystery and mysticism

“Suspense and mystery around every corner.” That’s how a reviewer described my latest novel, The Zen Detective. A police procedural with a twist, The Zen Detective is a mystery/mysticism mash-up. Continue reading

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Who won? Who lost?

With the Debateball app, you’re using a fun format to track your analysis all the way through the presidential debate. The app user is the umpire and candidates are the batters. Continue reading

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Go where you’ve never gone before

Have you ever thought it might be fun to attend a #SciFi or #Fantasy convention? Delight in people running around dressed as dragons or faeries, or StormTroopers? But it seemed kind of frivolous to go to one? Well, don’t “go” … Continue reading

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Blue yonder

Here’s a blast from the past. A friend’s recent Cessna flight over Port Aransas made me remember my own small plane experience. So I thought I’d republish it here. From March, 2011 it’s “Hearkening to the Call of the Wild … Continue reading

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More fun than the law allows

I’m not sure what possessed me to sign up for the Wine, Whine and Design workshop at the Port Aransas Art Center. The workshop was described as a “stress free and creative” exercise in creating a painting one step at … Continue reading

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The Novelist

I’m not much of a gamer but I have lots of friends who are, including author friends. This caught my attention and might make a gamer out of me too so I thought I’d share. The Novelist A strange game … Continue reading

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Having a blast with author Eden Baylee

  A vacation can be a killer…   Publication Date: June 30, 2014 Genre: Psychological Mystery/Thriller A vacation can be a killer. Dr. Kate Hampton, a respected psychiatrist, gathers with a group of strangers at her favorite travel spot, Sunset Villa … Continue reading

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The author’s vacay

“New York, New York, a helluva town. The Bronx is up, but the Battery’s down.” I just returned from a visit to the Big Apple state but I didn’t go anywhere near the sites mentioned in “New York, New York,” … Continue reading

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