Monthly Archives: October 2013

Allegories of the Tarot Review

I discovered the short story anthology, Allegories of the Tarot through author MeiLin Miranda’s Facebook/Twitter request for bloggers to participate in the blog tour. She contributed a story to the book, and the writers and facilitators for the tour were … Continue reading

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Portia and Roscoe — A Story of a Girl and Her Dog Part IV

For those who weren’t around when I fostered Stinger, he is roughly the inspiration for Roscoe in Portia’s story. He was eleven months old when I began fostering him, and the seven months he spent in my household were tumultuous … Continue reading

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Tin Star by Cecil Castelluci Review

Tin Star is a very difficult novel for me to review because I prefer to have wonderful, positive things to say about the books I read. However, despite diligently reading the entire 241 pages I cannot understand all the four … Continue reading

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Joining the 21st Century

I’ve clung to basic cell phones for a very long time, mainly because the extra expense of a smart phone really wasn’t in the budget. I told myself that I didn’t need something that could access the internet or use … Continue reading

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Interview with MeiLin Miranda

MeiLin kindly took time out of her busy schedule (her oldest daughter is in a college program!) to answer some rather disjointed questions from me that roughly pass as an interview. As always MeiLin’s work and more information about her … Continue reading

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Quick Update

I’m sure a lot of my readers are wondering when they’ll get more of Portia and Roscoe’s story, and I assure you that there will be more tales of the mismatched pair in the future. I simply have a shoulder … Continue reading

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Fanboy Comics to Release The Arcs

Fanboy Comics is gearing up to release their latest original graphic novel, The Arcs on November 6, 2013. Attendees of Comikaze Expo on November 1-3, 2013 will get the opportunity to purchase the book before the official release date, but … Continue reading

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