Category Archives: Ramblings

On the film version of Water for Elephants

Last Wednesday my friend invited me to the movies to see Water for Elephants. I don’t go to the movies that often. I think the last movie I saw in the theater was Alice in Wonderland. How long has that … Continue reading

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Favorite Novels Set in Ireland

There are so many good novels set in Ireland or written by Irish authors! Of course, I love all of the Irish faerie lore, the tales of the Sidhe and Tuatha De Danaan. I’m one of many writers whose work … Continue reading

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Follow Friday 2.25.11

Follow Friday is a weekly hop hosted at Parajunkee’s View. Visit to find new reads and book bloggers! This week: Share your current fav television show! Tell us a bit about it… My answer: The “current” part makes me smile. … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesdays 2.22.11

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that … Continue reading

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On Green Angel and Green Witch

I’ve never read Alice Hoffman before. I picked up her YA novella Green Angel lured by the physical beauty of the book. My library owns a small hardcover copy that is just so pretty. I was not disappointed by her … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop 2.18-2.21

The Book Blogger Hop is hosted weekly at Crazy-for-Books. Join to meet fellow book lovers and discover new reads. This week’s question: “What book(s) would you like to see turned into a movie?” Sometimes I get nervous when a book … Continue reading

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Writing On Wednesday 2.16.11

Writing on Wednesday is a weekly meme created at Bookish Ardour. Visit to join the conversation with other writers. This week’s question: Writing Stereotypes: Have you been subjected to them? What do you find are the most common you’ve been … Continue reading

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