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The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins a Review

Paula Hawkins’s melancholy tell of what happens to the survivor’s of murder victims as they go on living in the aftermath of loss, with their own pathologies and pathos, shines as a hypnotic and nimble new comer in a genre burdened down with rigid rehashing of the procedural tropes in many mystery thrillers. 1,003 more words

Creative Critique

The Fiery Cross (Outlander #5), by Diana Gabaldon

Five stars (of five)

Gabaldon invests much time and descriptive effort in this novel, which ties off many threads left dangling in DRUMS and introduces the reader to a plethora of new characters. 668 more words

Great Reads!

Plex updated to v4.5, adds voice search using Google Voice

This is the second time this month that we’re getting a version upgrade for Plex. The upgrade to version 4.4 was exciting, bringing fixes for Plex interfacing with Android TV … … 9 more words


The gaping vortex in this Texas lake is big enough to suck in a boat

Floods tend to create all kinds of dangers in their path, including some you wouldn’t expect, like the giant whirling water vortex recently spotted in Lake Texoma. 7 more words


Missing by Shelley Shepard Gray (review by guest reviewer Angela Wodkowski)

In such a small town where everyone knows everybody you don’t think you are going to hear about a murder, especially the death of an Amish teen. 512 more words

June 2015 Mini Book Haul

When you have a bad day, does getting your order of books make you feel better?

Mines did.  I was having a bad day, needing a reminder of why I was working so hard especially on my positivity.   511 more words