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A Little More Pie?

I need to apologize.

“Frank” the honest editor contacted me again, asking me to clarify in my blog on his services.

Frank explained that he isn’t in fact offering to “review” my book, but as he clarified, the $2500 would be “for concrete recommendations, for solving the problems and creating a new outline, for new character development, new story material, and a credible denouement now missing.” 303 more words


Overall Rating: 3.65 Beers

Taste: Mysteriously Exotic

Structural Integrity: Greasily Strong

The Take:

High up on the lush slopes and peaks of the Andean mountain range did reside the citizens of the Incan Empire. 757 more words

Book of the month – Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

Boy, do we have news today!

Or should I say boy AND girl?

That’s right – two more book club babies were born since our last post! 604 more words

"Unputdownable" Book Club

Speed Reading

When I read in English, my speed reading is over 34 words by minute. In Spanish are about 400 words by minute. Ten time more. Today I have started to read… 112 more words

Alice Munro


I’m grateful for: clean air.

Thank you to: Becky for not blaming me when something bad happened.

Something loving: “We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.” – Tom Robbins

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Most Unique Books I've Read

This week, The Broke and the Bookish is asking for the Top Ten Most Unique Books I’ve Read.

  1. House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski: This is a nightmare of a book, in more than one way.
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Top Ten Tuesday

Still Life With Woodpecker

I came across a list of must read tales of love. One was Still Life With Woodpecker by Tom Robbins. Although I have not read this book, YET, I want to share a quote that really grabbed me. 96 more words