Showing posts from February, 2012

Did You Ever Have One of Those Days?

Yup, it's happened again. I got rolling on a story and low & behold --- I got interrupted in the middle of a thought. Who knows what it was. A phone call, a child wanting dinner, husband asking me to make a pot of coffee, or maybe I got sleepy? Whatever the case, I stopped writing on this story and have absolutely no clue where I was going with it. It's called "Love Potion" for lack of a better one. I don't remember when I started it. I had totally forgotten it existed until I was backing up my files. Anyhow, here it is!

"What—exactly—is it?" Sheriff Thad Houston asked. "I'll keep it simple," the enthusiastic scientist replied. "As we know, men can become sexually attracted to any woman...." "well, not any," That interjected. "I mean, come on. There are standards." "Is she breathing?" His female deputy, Bailey, added sotto voce. "I like to think I'm more discriminating than that." "S…

Coming Up on Dellani's Tea Time!

Monday, February 13th at 4:00 PM Eastern (3:00 Central, 2:00 Mountain, 1:00 Pacific) my guest will be
author Jon Magee, Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey and From Barren Rocks to Living Stones.

Jon Magee - My youth has been very nomadic, having been in 14 schools by the time I had completed my secondary education, and by the time I reached the age of 30 was never anywhere more than 3 yrs max from birth. Reflecting back, I notice that I was at:

* Singapore in the 1950's during the Chinese riots
*Germany 1960 - 62 at the height of the cold war
*Aden (Yemen) 1966/67 during the conflict and terrorist activity at the time, and the British evacuation in 1967
* As a young adult in the early 70's, I arrived in Malta as their Prime Minister decided he did not like us British
* 1973 -75 was in Cyprus, where they had a military coup and Turish invasions in 1974.

It seems that wherever there was trouble there was one co…