Monthly Archives: August 2013

What I Did on My Summer Vacation – Vegas Anyone?

And FABULOUS it is! I was attending the Romance Novel Convention put on by male model Jimmy Thomas. Hundreds of romance writers…a few male models… http://romancenovelconvention.com/rncasanova/mr-casanova-suitors/ I was lucky enough to have lunch with the hunky men pictured in the … Continue reading

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A Quiet Summer

Joan Reeves wrote about working in the garden during her long hot summers. I felt for her as I read how much she and her siblings missed out on summer-fun. Even with the small garden I planted this year, the … Continue reading

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A fast summer

This summer whizzed by faster than I could ever imagine. It seems that I haven’t accomplished anything. Yet I entertained many guests. Young guests like my precious grandchildren, adorable kids way too active and noisy, had me collapse on my … Continue reading

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Festivals, Fishing & Fun…Summer 2013

Summer and early fall are my favorite times of the year. When winter hits hard in Wisconsin, usually between December 15th and March 1st, I dream about Spring daffodils, summer festivals, and Scottish Highland Games. Every year we spend four … Continue reading

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Groovy Times by Susan R. Hughes

This summer I’ve been working on the third book in my Music Box Series. This one takes place in 1977, when Ethan (a baby in the second book, Someone Like You) has grown up and decides to search for the birth mother he’s never … Continue reading

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Hot Fun in the Summertime by Joan Reeves

Today’s post has a soundtrack: that classic rock song Hot Fun in the Summertime by Sly and the Family Stone. Feel free to hum along. I went to school in the “write a theme” era. I liked to write so … Continue reading

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Summertime, and the Living is Easy…

Well, I can dream, right? While this summer has been anything but easy, it has been fun. During June and July, my husband and I drove 7000 miles, visited 19 states, and took thousands of pictures. We drove the Blue … Continue reading

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