Monthly Archives: May 2014

In which we have an excerpt!

It’s been a busy week at Casa Raybourn and Tuesday’s blog obligation passed me by completely! By way of apology, I offer you an excerpt from TWELFTH NIGHT, the Lady Julia digital novella that pubs THIS WEEKEND. Have you pre-ordered, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 2 Comments

In which I am back!

I have emerged, chickens–my post-conference funk has lifted and I’m busy beavering away at LOTS of things. The RT convention in NOLA was something of a mixed bag. I got to see loads of folks I adore and met some … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 2 Comments

In which I’m thinking about old houses

I am currently recovering from the RT convention in New Orleans. This post is from the archives. Regular posting resumes Thursday. Enjoy! In the same way that I love armchair travel, I adore books that deal with the reclamation of … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Comments Off on In which I’m thinking about old houses

In which we’re talking travel

I am currently in New Orleans for the RT Convention. This post is from the archives. Enjoy!   As I was waiting for my flight to Boston the other day, I started musing on the things I never travel without, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 1 Comment

In which we’re pondering warm weather things

I’m currently in New Orleans for the RT Convention. This post is from the archives. Enjoy! Here are a few of my favorite warm weather things:   *Watermelon Margaritas. I tweeted about this and got several requests for a recipe. … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Comments Off on In which we’re pondering warm weather things

In which you might not be at RT

If you’re a reader/writer who couldn’t make RT this year, Amy Jo Cousins has the BEST idea–RT Bingo! She has created bingo cards for the homebound crowd, and you can play along via Twitter. Just print off your card–or make … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Comments Off on In which you might not be at RT

In which I’m pondering motherly advice

A few days ago I was contacted by the lovely folks at RedEnvelope to participate in their Book Moms Mother’s Day project. They’re asking author moms to offer up some snippets of advice in honor of the day, and I … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 2 Comments

In which it’s conference season again

And for writers that means crawling out of our yoga pants and pajamas and peasant skirts to put on more professional attire and sometimes even real shoes. This year at RT–next week! In New Orleans!–I’m keeping things VERY simple but … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 1 Comment

In which we have linky things

Some of y’all may remember the SCRIBBLING WOMEN anthology I participated in earlier this year. Well, there’s a Pubslush campaign running right now to raise money for WIN. Check out the link and you’ll find some great prizes for different … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Comments Off on In which we have linky things

In which I’m wrapping up the FB experiment

Alright, chickens–I spent my Fridays in April conducting a series of experiments with my author page reach. Each Friday I posted a query and offered an incentive for readers to post comments. The rationale behind this is that FB throttles … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 3 Comments