Author Archives: John W. Howell

Views of the Neighborhood – Lakeway Air Park

There are several amazing things in Lakeway. One of them is an airport smack dab in the middle of houses and a golf course. The airport was originally used as a landing strip for a ranch. In 1964 a 3200-foot runway was built to support air interests of residents and later expanded to 3,983 feet. […]

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Prompt “Lip.”

  It is Stream of Consciousness Saturday time again and this weeks prompt is “lip.” Yeah, that’s right, lip. Anyway, Linda Hills says we can use the word alone or as part of another word. For example, Lipshitz. If you would like to join in and perhaps send yourself over the edge, visit Linda’s blog […]

Friday JohnKu – AKA – TGIF

  Another fast Friday for me. Seems these weeks are flying. It becomes hard to remember just what went on for the week. I do know we received two area rugs which were welcome additions to the house. We were pleased to get a permit and final approval for the fence. The company will start […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy at Home

“Hey, Twiggy. Come see the new rug.” “I’m busy now.” “What are you doing?” “Dad left the dishwasher open, and I’m checking it out. Be right there.” “Okay. I’m here. Where are you?” “Over at the dishwasher looking for you.” “Man, you are a hard one to keep on the radar.” “Been here the whole […]

Wednesday Story Day – AKA – Hump Day

  It is Wednesday Story Day again, and last week we were exposed to one more character who seems to have a connection to the death of Alexis Rafferty. Larry and Andrew added Captain Swartz of the South Lake Tahoe police department to the growing list of suspicious persons. I think Larry’s lament “God I […]

Tuesday – Anything Possible – Whatever It Takes – The New Psychological Thriller by Suzanne Burke

I am so pleased to have as my guest Suzanne Burke who is here to tell you about her new release. Her book is on pre-order from now to May 8th at a terrific price. I was fortunate to be able to read her manuscript and can tell you this is a must not miss […]

Featured Blogger, April: John Howell

Originally posted on Art by Rob Goldstein:
This month’s Featured Blogger is John Howell. From John’s profile page:  John writes thriller fiction novels and short stories. His story Cold Night Out won an honorable mention in Writers Digest Popular Fiction contest this year. He also won first place in the Kurt Vonnegut Kilgore Trout novel contest, celebrating…

Top Ten Things Not to Do if You Are Worshipping the Vampire Queen

As you can see by the headline, I am totally out of my normal comfort level. That is because a friend of mine is launching a new book. I twisted his arm and made him cry uncle and agree to come here today to tell you about it. Charles is a prolific author of some […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Garage Sale – Lakeway Style

There is a monthly garage sale in Lakeway at the Activity Center. The entrance to the event is free but a donation of food or money to help the homeless and the animal shelter is suggested. This 8,100 square foot building, with a theater seating capacity of 400, or a dinner seating capacity of 250, […]

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Prompt – “Fab”

It is Stream of Consciousness Saturday time again and this weeks prompt is“fab.” Linda Hill says, “Use it as a word or find a word beginning with “fab.” As always, use any way you’d like. Have fun!” So there you have it. Have fun. If you would like to have fun with words, go to […]