Publisher: Henery Press

Jun 04 2017

Watching the Detectives by Julie Mulhern

Watching the Detectives by Julie Mulhern

Guest Post

Every so often, I run across a picture of Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher. She’s sitting at her kitchen table in front of a typewriter. There’s a coffee cup to her left, a coffee pot to her right, and a sweater casually draped around her shoulders. She’s wearing make-up. She’s also wearing a satisfied smile—as if writing is a lark and she’s just sat down to dash off 5,000 words.

I too write at the kitchen table. On a laptop. I too have a coffee cup nearby. The Keurig is but steps away. But chances are, if I’m writing, there’s no sweater. There’s definitely no make-up. And there is absolutely no satisfied smile.

Since I write early in …

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May 15 2017

Big City Heat by David Burnsworth – Guest Post + Giveaway

Big City Heat by David Burnsworth – Guest Post + Giveaway

Is Your Bad Guy Bad Enough?
David Burnsworth

Is the bad guy bad enough? Not exactly a question readers may ponder, but as an author I ask myself this quite often. Not just bad, but believably bad. Like, to the point that the reader is thinking “I can’t wait for this guy (or gal) to get what’s coming.”

It’s part of the reason I read books. Life isn’t always fair. The good guys don’t always win. So when I’m ticked off, there is nothing I like better than a scene were Jack Reacher takes a three-fifty-seven Cold Python and blows a group of bad guys away. Somehow, my world comes back in order. Am I simply a violence junkie? Maybe. Is there a …

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Apr 04 2017

Southern Fried by Tonya Kappes – Meet Myrna Savage + #Giveaway

Southern Fried by Tonya Kappes – Meet Myrna Savage + #Giveaway

Character Guest Post
Meet Myrna Savage

Hi-do! There’s nothing like getting a beautiful wildflower Kentucky mix delivered straight to your room. I’m sorry this is a little late. My delivery driver, Owen Godbye ain’t no count. He’s been forgetting deliveries. When he does remember, he’s late. He’s been late to work a few times this week.

Now, I’m not one to pack too many tales and you’re not from here so I don’t mind telling you, because who are you going to blab too?

Anyways, I heard he’s in a bad financial way. I’m not sure why because his mama, God bless her soul, left them with a fine Okra farm and if he’d and his kin folk …

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