Category Archives: novels

Winners of Authorsdb First Lines Contest!

CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNERS OF AUTHORSDB FIRST LINES CONTEST! GOLD – TINA FRISCO – VAMPYRIE SILVER – MARK BINMORE – BEAUTIFUL DECONSTRUCTION  BRONZE – GARETH WORTHINGTON – IT TAKES DEATH TO REACH I was thrilled to find out that I was … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

              Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to … Continue reading

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Reading is Good for You!

This is a post from 2017 that I wanted to share again. It is extremely important to know about the value of reading not only for your mind but for your general health. Read on….. Jemsbooks.com  Books for all ages! … Continue reading

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Jemsbooks – Award and 5-Star Reviews!

JEMSBOOKS – AWARD & 5-STAR REVIEWS! I feel blessed and thankful for all the good things that have come my way recently. THANK YOU GOD! Authors are hard workers. I know how hard my fellow author friends online work. Each … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY! This year we celebrated Mother’s Day the week before the actually day. My lovely daughter-in-law always has my daughter and her family and John and I over to her house for a delicious repast. This year she … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Meet the #BookReviewers – Balroop Singh, D. G. Kaye, Colleen Chesebro, N.N.Light, Janice Spina, Lizanne Lloyd and Mark Paxson

Thank you, Sally Cronin, for including me in this fabulous post about reviewers! Head over there, Readers, and check out all the wonderful books reviewed. Find your next read there! Happy Reading! via Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Meet the #BookReviewers … Continue reading

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Reviewing Books on Goodreads!

REVIEWING BOOKS ON GOODREADS If you don’t use Goodreads yet, hurry over and check it out. It’s a wonderful place to read and review books, compare notes about books, pick up new reads, make friends and gain followers for your … Continue reading

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The Mouse that Squeaked – Adventures Continue!

THE MOUSE THAT SQUEAKED – ADVENTURES CONTINUE! Several months ago I posted about a mouse problem we had in our house. This little critter and his buddies made a mess of my pantry cabinet. I inadvertently left all kinds of … Continue reading

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Signs that spring is finally here!

SIGNS THAT SPRING IS FINALLY HERE! The weather here in New England, USA is still a little cool – 50’s. This is a vast improvement over a week ago when we had snow and 30 degree temps. My husband and … Continue reading

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Elusive realities: Janice Spina – Visits from Beyond

I was honored to be on Sue Vincent’s fascinating blog to share – Visits from Beyond. This was a visit I had one night from my grandmother who passed nine years ago. Each time I lost one of my family … Continue reading

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