#ShortStoryMonth Day Thirteen — “Evil Eye,” by Madhuri Shekar

Shuddering It will surprise no one that Mr. Loves His Happy Endings and Will Fight You For Them isn't a huge fan of horror. I struggle with the hopelessness that threads its way through so many horror narratives (don't even get me started on Zombies), but I do enjoy some horror when there's that dash … Continue reading #ShortStoryMonth Day Thirteen — “Evil Eye,” by Madhuri Shekar

#ThrowBookThursday – Murder in the Rue Dauphine, by Greg Herren

The idea of #ThrowBookThursday was a hashtag I bumped into on a virtual book club, and I love it. Instead of a Throwback Thursday photograph, you post a book you loved from back when. You all know how I feel about book reviews and bringing attention to missed gems, so… Murder in the Rue Dauphine, by … Continue reading #ThrowBookThursday – Murder in the Rue Dauphine, by Greg Herren

Writing Wednesday – The Saints and Sinners Literary Festival

Usually, my 'Writing Wednesday' is an opportunity to force myself to publicly admit how much (or how little) I've been getting done on my novel and/or short pieces since a week earlier. The short answer this week is this: not much, because I went to New Orleans for the Saints and Sinners Literary Festival. A … Continue reading Writing Wednesday – The Saints and Sinners Literary Festival