If I Were a Mobster Blog Hop


snippet of a story, flash fictionThe dark, empty home office greeted me with silence and the blinking computer cursor. I rubbed my bleary eyes to erase the early morning hour. An email from Anne, my sister-from-another-mister, waited with an email prompting me to get out of bed. I smiled. “Hello, Dollface.”

I wouldn’t call my long-time partner in crime Dollface in person. We’d only met once; at the last conference I attended before going deep undercover. Now email was the only place I felt secure talking to her without worrying who was looking over my shoulder—or sticking a knife in my back. Continue reading

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Halloween, Magic

I love Halloween, but Guess Who Hates It?

It’s that time of year again! No…not Christmas! The time when those who love everything magic and paranormal rejoice! (or cackle as we hop onto our broom…) Trick or Treat!

It also means we’re twice as busy brewing up potions in our cauldrons, and preparing treats—witch which is why I tricked you by posting my weekly wrap up a day late. My apologizes.

Stick around—I’ll give you a treat! I’ve got a lot of events coming up in the next few weeks that you don’t want to miss! Continue reading

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Halloween, Articles, Tips

Thoughts on Halloween, Dinner Guests & More

This week I visited a few blogs and hope you had the chance to stop by. If you didn’t get a chance yet, then here’s what you’re missing. (It’s not too late to stop over and visit.)

Diane Burton invited me to her blog and asked that I choose a dinner guest. It could be anyone that I wanted. Once I did so, then I could share what I would discuss with my guest. This turned out to be more fun than I expected, (and even dessert was totally calorie-free!) Continue reading

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