Now that Freddie the macaw has an indoor perch and has been inside several times and quite excited about it, I had to get some toys for it so he can entertain himself. Here is a video of Freddie making short work of parts of a toy. He was very happy. The big pieces are […]
Since I am wide awake, I will tell you a little more about Freddie the Buffon’s Macaw. Birds are just not a normal pet, as I am learning. He’s my sister’s macaw, by the way. Yes, she does have someone designated to inherit him if he outlives her. Anyway, we have some new perches for […]
As most of you no doubt heard, author Miranda Neville passed away last year. Grace Burrowes, Shana Galen, Miranda, and I did three historical romance anthologies together. They are all great collections of connected stories. While they can each be read individually, all four stories together bring together a heartwarming arc. Miranda’s untimely and forever […]
My friendship with Freddie the Buffon’s Macaw continues. We have added additional perches in his cage that he is pretty excited about and uses. I bought him a wooden cube that you’re supposed to hide nuts in. It has little holes for him to see that there are nuts inside, and it fastens to the […]
Years ago someone gave my sister a macaw named Freddie. She and the bird had bonded, and I think the original owner just wasn’t interested enough to make enough time for being the owner of a bird like him. I will be honest and tell you that Freddie always kind of frightened me because, damn, […]
Wishing everyone the happiest of New Years.
So…Long story short, I have more books to give away (Lord Ruin) and am looking for opinions about which way to go. First a little set up so you understand my situation. Amazon has this feature called Giveaways where someone can give away an item and people signup for the giveaway in the hopes of […]
Happiest of Holidays!
The winner of the purple teardrop necklace, selected at random from among the qualified comments (via the “And the Winner is” plugin) is: Margaret I have sent you an email so make sure you reply to that email with your full mailing address. I loved reading everyone’s comments about kindnesses. Thank you to everyone who […]
Last weekend, I was at a writing retreat in Oceanside, California (near San Diego). A group of us rented a house directly on the beach. If we walked onto the patio, there was the beach, right there. In fact, at high tide, the beach was completely under water. It was a hugely inspiring weekend because […]