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A Christmas recipe for real Italian Pizzelles, with author M.L. Guida

It’s great to welcome author M.L. Guida today with another delicious recipe for the holidays – this time all the way from Italy. Magnifico! M.L. Guida is one of the contributors to our Bake, Love, Write dessert recipe book and my first guest with an Italian recipe. Bienvenuto, M.L. Guida! * * * Christmas is…… Continue reading A Christmas recipe for real Italian Pizzelles, with author M.L. Guida

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Real vampire myths (and how to make sure a vampire is really dead)

Author James Crofoot and I once got into a conversation on Facebook all about vampires (like you do).  James is a fund of knowledge, and I was so intrigued by his retelling of the old myths that I asked if he’d like to write some more about them for the readers of my blog. So…… Continue reading Real vampire myths (and how to make sure a vampire is really dead)

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Why we love vampires, zombies and werewolves

OK, I’m going to make a terrible admission.  I’m not actually that keen on vampires, zombies and werewolves in books.  It’s not that I dislike them, as such, it’s just if you asked me to take them or leave them I could pretty well leave them much of the time. Strangely, in films or television…… Continue reading Why we love vampires, zombies and werewolves

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Good to meet you…author Viola Ryan (and giveaway!)

Today I’m welcoming author Viola Ryan on her Holy Hell virtual book tour.  Thanks for calling in today, Viola, it’s great to meet you! Not only is Viola here to tell us more about herself and her intriguing novel, she’s brought with her a giveaway – yay!  At the end of Viola’s tour, in Easter,…… Continue reading Good to meet you…author Viola Ryan (and giveaway!)