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Views of the Neighborhood – Holiday Market Place

Since this is the gift-giving season, I thought it would be fun to go shopping. The Emmaus Catholic Church here in Lakeway is having a market sale. To keep up our strength, we will be catered by Biscuits and Groovy in Austin. Our entertainment is ABBA. (Yes, we have a big music budget) THREE BISCUIT […]

Book Review: My GRL by John W. Howell

Originally posted on T. W. Dittmer:
I recently finished John Howell’s My GRL, and wanted to say something about it. I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It kept me riveted from the very beginning. Purchase at Amazon My Review: This is a well-written adventure/thriller with an engrossing plot, strong characters, and believable dialogue. I was hooked…

Self-Published Saturday/Eternal Road: The Final Stop

Originally posted on Bonnie Reads and Writes:
Welcome to another Self-Published Saturday! Self-Published Saturday (SPS) is my effort to help self-published/indie authors with the huge task of promoting their books. Self-Published/Indie authors have to do it all, from editing to cover design to marketing, so I hope this series helps them a little with the…

Smorgasbord Book Reviews – Rewind 2017 – #Thriller – Our Justice (John Cannon Book 3) by John W. Howell

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
I didn’t always do an individual blog post for book reviews and would include in Cafe Updates.. So I have gone into Goodreads and will share reviews I posted there during 2017. Time to give these great books a boost. Here is my review for Our Justice by John…

Smorgasbord Book Reviews – Rewind 2017 – #Thriller – His Revenge (John Cannon Book 2) – John W. Howell

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
I didn’t always do an individual blog post for book reviews and would include in Cafe Updates.. So I have gone into Goodreads and will share reviews I posted there during 2017. Time to give these great books a boost. Here is my review for His Revenge by John…

#BadMoonRising Eternal Road: The Final Stop by John W. Howell #paranormal #supernatural #thriller #TuesdayBookBlog

Originally posted on Books and Such:
If today’s author’s name isn’t familiar to you, I’ll bet you know his lovable furry friends Twiggy and Lucy from the pics of them on his blog (they totally steal the spotlight). Discussion has been made on previous BMR posts about the hazards of dunking for apples in the…

Smorgasbord Short Stories – Authors in the Sun – #Blackmail- The Millennial by John W. Howell

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
When I worked on radio in the south of Spain I presented and recorded four series of Authors in the Sun showcasing local writers and their short stories. I ran a series here on the blog in 2017 which was much enjoyed and showed off the skills of some…

Views of the Neighborhood – Lakeway Garage Sale at the Activity Center.

We are going to go and hunt for bargains today. The bus is taking us to the Activity Center, where the Lakeway Garage sale is being held. The sale is from 8:00 to 12:00, so we will have brunch after we’ve seen the sights. Today’s brunch is being catered by Elizabeth Street Cafe. Our entertainment […]

Smorgasbord Coffee Morning – Bring a Guest – John W. Howell and author Gwen M. Plano

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Recently I ran a series Public Relations for Authors which focused on how we are perceived by those who view our profile photographs, biographies and presence on social media. This included guest posts on other writer’s blogs. Here is an opportunity to not only promote your own blog or…

Smorgasbord Cafe and Bookstore – #Reviews – #Family James J. Cudney, #Paranormal John W. Howell, #WW2 #Russia Marina Osipova

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the Cafe and update and recent reviews for authors on the shelves The first author today with a recent review is James. J. Cudney for his family drama Watching Glass Shatter. About the book After 40 years of marriage, Olivia’s husband unexpectedly passes away. But when Ben’s…