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Best thing about American Idol this week - May 14th, 2009 10:14 PM
No, not the bland and forgettable midget and the predictable banshee making the Final Two, but this:
Is there nowhere safe from those tentacles? - May 14th, 2009 5:16 PM
OH MY GOD I thought the original poster was joking... but way too many people took it seriously and started discussing actual game mechanisms related to multiple violations of...
How to avoid first person narrative pitfalls - May 12th, 2009 5:17 PM
Julie Ann Dawson plays in the horror/sci-fi genre, but I think her advice on first person POV is worth a read, especially if this means I will get to read less boring and...
Truth in advertising? - May 11th, 2009 10:32 AM
My newest Harlequin Mills & Boon Modern books all have the following in their usual advertisements in the last few pages of the books: "Still by your favorite authors and...
Choosing a book review site for your ARCs - May 10th, 2009 12:55 AM
I just read a blog entry by a disgruntled self-published author who, after sending ARCs and final copies to review blogs only to see no significant increase in sales, concluded...
Who says church is boring? - May 9th, 2009 1:58 PM
Someone passed me this by email, a sample of, uh, mistyped sentences in church bulletins: Thursday night - Potluck supper. Prayer and medication to follow. For those of...
Dear You Know Who You Are - May 9th, 2009 12:10 AM
I don't want to waste more words on you. Just turn up your volume, honey.
Okay, one blog post - May 6th, 2009 1:05 AM
I said I'm on a break, but I "accidentally" (read: had had enough and just had to say something) posted a response here:...
I need a break from online people - May 4th, 2009 11:00 PM
Imagine that you live in a neighborhood where you get to see all your neighbors behaving like hooligans flinging dung at each other's faces. And then imagine that you realize...
Timely reminder - May 4th, 2009 11:18 AM
I'm a reviewer! Look at me! LOOOOOK AT MEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!! - May 2nd, 2009 1:35 AM
Thanks to the recent drama about the proper ways to review a book, I have been following blog links after links on the subject matter as well as related rants and unwanted...
What's at the end of the rainbow? - May 1st, 2009 9:58 AM
Firstly, great Anoop interview. <3 Anoop! For some reason, I can't be arsed about the show after he's gone. Adam? Kris? Allison? Danny? Whatever. When is the next season...
LOVE!!! - April 30th, 2009 1:40 AM
Il Adore by Boy George - April 30th, 2009 1:01 AM
This song was released back a while ago, but I've never seen the video on YouTube until I found it by chance a while ago. This is a beautiful song about losing a loved one to...
Listen up, people, I'm not a Mean Girl, alright? - April 29th, 2009 1:52 PM
Okay, I'm sucked in. I spent the whole morning reading the whole "Michelle Takes On The Mean Grrrls" saga and I even visited the blog in question. I have two thoughts: "Love...
I want a degree too - April 29th, 2009 10:53 AM
Reading all that kerfuffle between the latest cheerleader of fluffy bunnies and Robin/Janet from DA is making me feel self-conscious about my inadequacy. I am no lawyer or...
Het vs Homo Romances - April 29th, 2009 12:51 AM
I don't like the phrase "het romance". Why? This is because I'm sure if I call the precious darlings of those people "queer romance" or "homo romance", they'd probably give me a...
Random thought: Tall heroes - April 27th, 2009 6:02 PM
Recently I met a fellow who stands at 6 feet 6, and this has me thinking: what's the big deal with tall heroes in romance novels, especially when the heroines they are paired...
Without doubt, the cover of the year - April 24th, 2009 10:10 PM
I have been trying to be good and not poke at the wasp hive that is self-published people since the last blow-up in this blog, but this one is really begging for a punchline....
Face Your Shame - April 24th, 2009 1:01 AM
You actually bought their songs and made them stars for fifteen seconds. Shame on you.Are You Jimmy Ray? by Jimmy RayRico Suave by Gerardo
Put Yourself In My Place by Kylie Minogue - April 24th, 2009 12:20 AM
Some folks complain that this blog seems to cater way too much to straight women and gay men, so how about this? There are two versions of the music video for Kylie Minogue's...
American Idol - April 23rd, 2009 11:06 AM
America, you suck.And Simon, you can go kiss Susan Boyle's ass.
Let's rile up the RT organizers with some hot MM ads! - April 21st, 2009 9:29 PM
What's RT without some commotion about MM romance publishers and authors getting sidelined, eh? This year, let's do it with style. I'm no copywriter, so my attempts may be...
I'm going to RT!!!!! - April 21st, 2009 12:30 AM
Okay, not really.I'm thinking of starting a series of fake Twitter updates about the event, though.When does RT start again? I've reactivated my Twitter account just in case I...
Weekend Blog Round-up - April 19th, 2009 2:10 PM
Battle of the Review Site OwnersIt begins in the link above and ends rather anticlimatically at Ann Somerville's's blog where she described Jesse's posts as "muck-racking"....