COOOOKIES!! Yes, today’s prizes are Fabulous Food — specifically, Fabulous Brain Food. Don’t forget to enter the giveaways for Day #1, Day #2, or Day #3. Lots of swag for my readers and friends! You have the whole week & weekend to enter each day’s giveaway, and all winners will be announced next week. Learn […]
Let Day #3 begin! More Extravaganza comin’ at you from Germany! Don’t forget about Day #1, Day #2, or the entry instructions (if you need them). You have the whole week to enter each day’s giveaway, and all winners will be announced next week! Big Announcement #2: As if signing with an agent wasn’t exciting […]
Welcome back to Day #2! Thanks for stopping by the Extravaganza. If you have not already, then go ahead and enter into yesterday’s giveaway. And, if you’re confused by what to do, then read through the instructions. What’s the big announcement? Here’s a run-down of my Big News (and no, I’m not pregnant).
Aaaaaaaaaaaaaand we’re off! Day 1 of the Extravaganza begins with some nice reader swag. You guessed it: books! (Btw, be sure to read the instructions for the giveaway, if you’re confused.) The following are my FAVORITE FANTASY BOOKS, and I want to spread their awesomeness around. Whoever wins gets to pick one of the listed […]
So, here’s how this is gonna work. There will be a new Extravaganza prize every day of this week, so come back daily to enter the drawing for that day’s prize. I will draw names from a hat next week! (And anyone from any nation can enter — I’m not in North America, so I […]
Lo, the weary traveler returns. From Provencal sunshine to German snow. Yes, that’s right, folks. October 20th marks the first snow of the year… I am not ready for this! We barely had a summer this year, had an even shorter fall, and now it’s winter again! WAH! ::bangs fists against desk in dramatic temper […]
Yesterday’s post is not yet complete… So I’ll pick up where I left off. Peter S. Beagle If you haven’t already chunked me in the nerd bin, go ahead now. I’m an unabashed fan of sci-fi conventions. Admittedly, I’ve only been to two, and they were both DragonCon in Atlanta. All the same, I had […]
Yesterday’s post on steampunk had an unexpected surprise. One of the authors whose book I mentioned as a “recommended steampunk read” actually commented on my blog. How cool is that!? And, the writer in question (Ian Tregillis) didn’t even mention the fact that I’d suggested his book (Bitter Seeds)– he actually responded to another suggestion on […]
I’ve said this before, and I’ll say it again: Thanks to all those people who take the time to leave comments on my blog. I appreciate your feedback and opinions, and for me, most of the satisfaction of blogging comes from your comments. Three cheers for you all! -S.
I just want to say on this beautiful Sunday that I appreciate everyone’s comments on my blog. They make me feel warm & fuzzy inside, and I love reading them. Keep ’em coming! Also, I hope everyone had a spooky Halloween, and now get ready! Today’s the first day of NaNoWriMo!! Are we all geared […]