Countdown …

I’ve got fond memories of Casey Kasem. (And no, your eyes don’t deceive you–that’s not a picture of Casey.) Gilda is my favorite film noir, so for book-launch good luck I’m adding photos of Rita as Gilda. Gotta sneak a … Continue reading

Busy-ness

You remember that hourglass in the Wizard of Oz, with Margaret Hamilton in green, cackling behind it? Well, I’m watching it trickle away madly, to two dates of major importance, at least to me: July 18th, my official debut date, … Continue reading

Year of the Rat; or, The Best Laid Plans O’ Mice and Men …

Last week I mentioned that a book debut was a little like temporary insanity … what I didn’t know is that I was actually making a prophecy. In short, dear readers, insanity in the form of the most improbable series … Continue reading