Category Archives: music

Rock & Roll All Night: Dave O’Leary’s Guest Post for #MusicTuesday

Today, I’m very happy to have Seattle musician and music writer Dave O’Leary as a blog guest. Dave’s novel, The Music Book is also one of the best I’ve read recently. I recommend it highly to any music fan.———————————————————————————————————- When … Continue reading

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How Did THAT Slip In? The Subconscious Realities that can Sneak into Novels

I’ve completed and published two novels, while a third is currently being revised. All three stories involve women of various ages figuring out their lives and what they really want. Which I guess makes sense, as I feel like I’m … Continue reading

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#MusicTuesday: Vanessa de Largie on Staying Connected to her Late Parents Through Music

Is it Tuesday again? This week has really flown by! Today, I’m happy to welcome Australian author and actress Vanessa de Largie to my blog. This is a poignant post that I think many readers will relate to. Thank you, … Continue reading

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Need a Perfect Song to Help you Write that Sex Scene? #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Sheri Williams

Well, here’s a slightly new twist on #MusicTuesday. If you’re a writer looking for some inspiration to help you with that sex scene, this list just might be it. Thanks so much to Sheri Williams for this great post! ———————————————————————————————————- … Continue reading

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That’s Life: #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Author Brandy Jellum

Today, author Brandy Jellum takes the floor for Music Tuesday. Thanks, Brandy, for stopping by! ———————————————————————————————————- Frank Sinatra, Harry Belafonte, The Beatles, The Temptations, The Marvelettes, Diana Ross, The Dixie Cups, and Captain & Tennille. What do all these things … Continue reading

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#MusicTuesday with Penelope Brown: Pastel Pink at a Metallica Concert?

Today, I welcome a new friend, Booktrope author Penelope Brown, as my guest for Music Tuesday. Thanks for stopping by, Penelope! ———————————————————————————————————- As a child, I would record music from MTV and VH1. I would spend countless hours putting together … Continue reading

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You’re Too Old To Listen To That: #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Keisha Page

My guest for #MusicTuesday is author Keisha Page. In addition to being a great writer, Keisha is also my marketing person at Booktrope, and I’m so happy to be able to share her post today. ———————————————————————————————————- I’m going to tell … Continue reading

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Songs of Paper: #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Duke Miller

Today, I’m thrilled to have Duke Miller as a guest for Music Tuesday. “Songs of Paper” is an excerpt from his forthcoming book, On Damaged Ground. ———————————————————————————————————- I dedicate this story to Pantopicon. She is a writer working at Wattpad.com … Continue reading

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A Truly Humiliating Experience: #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Arleen Williams

Arleen Williams joins us today for Music Tuesday with a post about music and parenting. Thank you so much, Arleen, for sharing this! ———————————————————————————————————- I am not a music person. My office is silent when I plan classes or grade … Continue reading

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Words for Music: #MusicTuesday Guest Post by Kit Bakke

Please welcome author Kit Bakke to my blog today. Kit is a Seattle author who loves travel and was active in the antiwar movement during the 1960s and 70s. She has also worked as a hospice nurse. One of my … Continue reading

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