Note: My friend Alyssa Maxwell has a new mystery, Murder at the Breakers. Thanks to her generosity we have an except below–and one lucky person will win an autographed copy. Enjoy ~ Your friend, Joanna Midnight approached. At twenty minutes to twelve, liveried footmen and hired waiters began moving like a […]
By Joanna Campbell Slan, www.JoannaSlan.com “Florida is a giant bug light for crazy people.” ~ Phyllis Smallman, Sleuthfest 2014 It’s no surprise to any author living in Florida that some of the craziest stories we can write are actually inspired by true events in our sunshine state. Join us in exploring a different side […]
Yes, this adorable Easter Egg is OOAK (One of a Kind), and I made it myself so it’s totally imperfect! The outside is a luscious spring green, trimmed with gold lace. Inside as you can see, there’s a vintage scene of Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny. HOW I MADE IT I’ll tell you how I […]
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Note: Every Wednesday, Sally and I hope to feature a book that one of us is reading–or a piece from my own writing. We’ll also be giving away a book or two or a box of them! THE HIGHWAY by CJ Box Purchased at Murder on the Beach, Delray Beach, FL I will never ever […]
Sometimes I don’t want to waste an entire plastic baggy on a small amount of stuff. But I still want to separate out my small crafting items. I’ve learned a simple way to divide one baggy into multiples. Time it takes: Shoot, how do I know? (Okay…) About five minutes or less. Supplies: * “ziplock” […]
Jane Jeffers Thomas won the Kiki Lowenstein Fan Club Tee Shirt. I put all the commenters into a random number generator, and Jane won. Meanwhile, I’d like to introduce all of you to my talented and beautiful cousin, Andrea Hazel Hamilton, the watercolorist. You can read about our family reunion at the Killer Hobbies blog.
It’s up! You’ll want to learn all about the new Spotted Canary Contest. You could win naming rights for a character in Book #3 of the Kiki Lowenstein Scrap-N-Craft Mystery Series. Go to… http://tinyurl.com/lyru9n And while you’re there, check out what a super site this is for crafters. You’ll find everything you need to put […]
Quick! You have until 5 p.m. tomorrow, March 18, 2009, to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org I’ll pull one lucky name out of the “hat” and that person will win a free four-week journaling class with me at Writers Online Workshops. Hurry!