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“The Next Big Thing”—Blog Hop 2012

As part of The Next Big Thing Blog Hop, I was tagged by Barrett in her post last week. The purpose of this hop is to introduce readers to writers and works that might be unfamiliar. This includes new releases or Works in Progress (WIP).  This is week 24 of the hop. So it’s kinda like a …

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Character References

Be sure to check out this week’s interview with BDSM author Quinn Glatfelter, from SIDECAR’s “Bottle Rocket.” Find that, and other interviews with zany members of the CLIT-Con 13, including V. Jay-Jay Singh and Vivien K. O’Reilly, by clicking on “The B-Roll” tab above. Next week, I’ll post my interview with Albatross and Patrick. No…these …

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Maddie Needs a Rabies Shot or: The Name Game

Let me clarify. This would NOT be the erstwhile Dr. Madeleine H. Stevenson—the uncommonly tall, exceptionally accomplished, amazingly beneficent, freakishly talented, and smokin’ hot protagonist of JERICHO and its soon-to-be-completed (or I will have to enter a witness relocation program) sequel, AFTERMATH. No. This would be the stalwart Red Dog™ whose strength and goodness inspired …

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Largemouth Bass and a Few Wild Hares

I remember when Elizabeth Bennet tried to fill a conversational vacuum by commenting upon the “wild grandeur of scenery” that surrounded the grounds of Mr. Darcy’s estate at Pemberley. Well, there have been few conversational lapses during the first of my two weeks here on the shores of Vermont’s Lake Champlain—and there certainly has been …

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Bottle Caps and Bass Boats

Writing is all about paying attention, and creating connections between unlikely subjects. Of course, this is also what psychosis is about, but that’s another story. I’ve been thinking a lot lately (too much, in fact) about what those crazy authors from SIDECAR’s “Bottle Rocket” might get up to if they spent…say…two weeks together at a writer’s retreat in …

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Sidecar Released

SIDECAR, featuring the all-new novella “Bottle Rocket” is now available! A fast, funny, and wholly satisfying compilation of short stories filled with the same rich detail, witty humor, jagged verbal jousting, and joyous intellectual tête-à-tête that are Ann McMan’s calling cards.Reconnect with Syd, Maddie, and the Jericho gang in “V1: A Valentine’s Day Odyssey,” as a sweet …

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