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Review: The Blessing Way by Tony Hillerman

The Blessing Way by Tony Hillerman
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Narrated by George Guidall, I nearly gave this book back to Audible. He was a very boring narrator. 185 more words


Talking God

Talking God is a mystery novel by Tony Hillerman, one of many in the “Leaphorn and Chee” series. The series is about as predictable as any mystery series—Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn and tribal policeman Jim Chee keep getting thrown together as they solve mysteries. 234 more words

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Interview with Trin Carl

Pinnacles climbing on 12/10/17

Minnesota writer Trin Carl recently interviewed me for his blog. He asked thoughtful questions about my writing process and allowed me to ramble on. 36 more words

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Getting to Know What to Say*

Not long ago, I read a very interesting post from Marina Sofia, who blogs at Finding Time to Write. She made some very strong arguments for learning at least one other language, even if one doesn’t become thoroughly fluent in that language. 1,073 more words

Agatha Christie

TCS: Stealing Time

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Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a comment. 843 more words



John Clark with a slightly different look at literature. It all started when the above cryptic phrase swam up from the memory pool. How many books are published annually? 807 more words

Something's Got to Pay Off*

Have you ever been to a casino? They’re designed to be exciting, and to get the adrenaline going. And every detail is very carefully planned so that you’ll spend the maximum amount of time there, and wager the maximum amount of money. 1,004 more words

Agatha Christie