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Views of the Neighborhood – Book Fair McKinney Texas

Today’s neighborhood visit is in McKinney, Texas, which is a four and one half hour drive from my neighborhood. The book fair is sponsored by Texas Authors as part of the Texas Author Book Fair Network.   I decided to stay in an AirB@B in McKinney. It was in the country and very quiet. I loved the […]

For John H.

Originally posted on Andrew Joyce:
I was surprised this morning by a very kind act on the part of Andrew Joyce. He titled a beautiful photo For John H. There could be many John H’s who would love this title but I’m taking it as my own. You know Andrew. He’s the writer’s writer and master craftsmen of words. His […]

Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Author Update – #Reviews – S.A. Harris, Geoff Le Pard, John W. Howell and Gwen Plano

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the second of the cafe updates this week with recent reviews for authors on the shelves.. the first author is Sally Harris who has recently joined the bookstore with her book Haverscroft. About the Book Kate Keeling leaves all she knows and moves to Haverscroft House in…

Guest Post: Interview by Sergeant Joe Friday

Originally posted on El Space–The Blog of L. Marie:
L. Marie here. A strange man calling himself Sergeant Joe Friday strong-armed me invited me to share this interrogation interview with the awesome John Howell. Enjoy! I’m Sergeant Joe Friday. My partner is Frank Smith and I’m a cop. I was working the day watch in…

Smorgasbord Easter Parade Blog Party – Part Two – Music, dancing, food, Behatted guests and time to drop you links.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the Smorgasbord Easter Parade part two with more behatted guests, music, dancing, humour and food. And since you have dropped in today.. please don’t leave without leaving the link to your latest post…. or your Amazon link and a little bit about yourself. It is a beautiful…

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…

Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Author Updates #Reviews – John W. Howell, Jane Risdon and Christina Jones and Sue Coletta

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the first of the author updates this week with recent reviews for books on the shelves of the Cafe and Bookstore. The first recent review is for the paranormal thriller The Contract: Between Heaven and Earth by John W. Howell and Gwen Plano. About The Contract The…

100 Reasons To Not Kill Yourself: #63 (Guest Post).

Originally posted on You've Been Hooked!:
I’ll say it again: I’m not hard-wired to be positive and inspiring for one hundred posts. But since surrender is not an option I’m going to continue to enlist my blogging allies in this “fight” to convince people that embracing the emptiness of the dark is never the…

Tuesday – Anything Possible – Kreative Kue #205 by Keith Channing

In Keith’s words. “Using this photo (Below) as inspiration, write a short story, flash fiction, scene, poem; anything, really; even just a caption for the photograph. Either put it (or a link to it) in a comment or email it to me at keithchanning@gmail.com before 6pm next Sunday (if you aren’t sure what the time is […]

The Contract: Between Heaven and Earth by John W. Howell and Gwen M. Plano #Suspense #BookReview @HowellWave @GMPlano

Originally posted on Jacquie Biggar-USA Today Best-selling author :
The earth is under the threat of a catastrophic political event which could result in international warfare and destroy all life on the planet. In heaven, a divine council decides that extraordinary measures are essential. They call for an intervention that involves two souls returning to earth.…