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Interview with NL Author Kate Robbins

Author Kate Robbins

Leave a comment below and enter to win the brooch pin featured on the cover of Bound to the Highlander. Bound to the Highlander (BTTH) is the best selling, award-winning debut novel of Newfoundland author Kate Robbins. On the eve of publication BTTH won the 2013 Tampa Area Romance Authors (TARA) […]

November 7, 2013

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Rare Footage of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

YouTube is kind of like the Klondike River of the late 19th century. Lots of noise about it and plenty of people flocking there hoping to make it rich. For the most part though, what you find is fool’s gold (or maybe just fools). But for all the silly videos […]

July 22, 2013

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Lobsters, Life & Literature

Last week, my kids and I enjoyed mouth-watering, fresh Atlantic lobster with my parents. The poor little crustaceans were taken out of the water Friday morning, and were on my plate by suppertime. Talk about succulent! This, ladies and gentlemen, is one of the great joys of living in a […]

July 9, 2013

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Author Lesleyanne Ryan: Blog Tour

Photo of Lesleyanne Ryan

In October, award-winning writer Lesleyanne Ryan published her debut novel, Braco. At the time, I interviewed Ryan about her publishing experiences. Last week, I had the great privilege of sitting with her again to discuss her Atlantic Book Awards nomination, her blog tour and life as an author. (At the end […]

May 15, 2013

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And the Winner is … Me?

I’m thrilled to announce that this site has just won the Versatile Blogger Award, an honour given by wordpress.com (the company hosting my blog) to sites that demonstrate some degree of awesomeness. Only a matter of time before the Giller shows up. The rules surrounding this prestigious award appear somewhat […]

April 3, 2013

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My Top 5 Books of All Time

As part of another blog hop, I’ve been asked by Newfoundland writer Kate Robbins to list my five favourite books of all time.  You’ll see I’ve shown a blatant disregard for the rules here by choosing a series and a collection. Here they are, in no particular order. Pride and […]

March 28, 2013

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