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Afternoon squee: capybara with ducklings on its back

I’ve noticed that the evening news on television always ends on an upbeat note, clearly designed to leave the audience feeling good—and perhaps to tune in the next day. 114 more words

Animal Behavior

Baby pandas make it hard to get work done

. . . and I mean that in two ways: not only eating up your time on the Internet, but interrupting this cleaner at the Panda breeding sanctuary in Szechuan. 39 more words


Launch Day: The Jewel & Her Lapidary! Here's where to find me...

The little novella that could – The Jewel and Her Lapidary – part of my gemworld stories – hits readers and bookstands today. If you pre-ordered (thank you!), it’s arriving soon, and if you’re looking for it, it’s out Now! 354 more words


Announcements and a cover reveal!

So, last time on Amanda Blogs About Stuff, I announced my upcoming line of fantasy romance fiction from my shiny new pen name, Elizabeth Asheford (Elizabeth is my middle name, after all). 325 more words

Harbour Porpoise

Saw one of these beauties peeking out of the water at me near Castle Sinclair Girnigoe, Scotland. So squeee!


Odds and Ends

  • Our not-quite-romance book club on George Gissing’s The Odd Women (1893) starts on Monday. Here are the details. I’d love to see you there.
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