Celebrating Dr. Seuss Is for Grown Ups, Too!

This is just small sampling of books I own. Image: Pauline Baird Jones Today is Read Across America Day! It’s a national reading celebration that takes place each year on Dr. Seuss’s birthday. While it’s focused on getting young people to read, I never pass up a reason to celebrate books and reading. ...more

Donna S. Frelick on Why She Wrote UNCHAINED MEMORY #authortag

A lot of people smarter than I am will tell you every great science fiction story starts with an idea. An equal number of deep thinkers will say that every great romance story starts with a character, typically the heroine. The challenge in writing SFR is that you have to start with both....more

Advice: Recognizing the Good

"You can TOTALLY trust my advice. Totally."Miss Poppy Prowls the Welcome Center...more

All Geared up for the Wormhole

"I don't fear the wormhole." Copyright by WyoJones. All rights reserved. Used with permission.Are you this ready for the wormhole? Seriously? Why not? [grin]Okay, what ARE you doing to get ready for the wormhole/Friday? Since probably not everyone is taking a wormhole this weekend......more

Use #AuthorTag to Discover/Share New Authors

Copyright by WyoJones. All rights reserved. Used with permission.I honestly don’t remember how I old I was when that switch clicked in my head and I went from laboring through books to inhaling them. I became a reader when you could do two things for the authors that delighted you with their stories:...more

Advice: The Helpful and the Not Helpful

"If I'd listened to my cousin, I wouldn't have this cool job as a dead person." Copyright by WyoJones. All rights reserved. Used with permission....more

A Ghost in the Romance

So, I bought a print book while deep in the throes of the flu. It arrived and has been sitting out in view (so I won’t forget to read it) waiting patiently for me to remember not to forget to read it....more

Rediscovering EMERGENCY!

Brattleboro Fire StationFire Station on Elliot Street in downtown Brattlesboro, VT Copyright by WyoJones. All rights reserved. Used with permission....more

Tranquility in the Wormhole

Sunset pictured here was photographed near the confluence of the West and Connecticut Rivers on the north side of Brattleboro, Vermont....more

Why She Writes: Veronica Scott