The Lazy Lie

TODAY’S BREW: Chocolate something or other by New England Coffee By Julie  Truthfully I’ll be drinking as much coffee as humanly possible today without floating away, seeing as I jumped up from an unintended nap exclaiming, “The kids went to school but I didn’t! What did I do?!” Aaaaand so begins my battle/race to wakeContinue reading “The Lazy Lie”

Getting Scary with Love Notes

TODAY’S BREW: Target Brand Hazelnut For Fancee Folks By Julie  It’s been hard, but even though I’m busy busy busy, I would be lying if I said I wasn’t a little afraid of writing this book, CRAWLING BACK, the last of the Shinigami vampire trilogy. So I’ve been putting it off. There’s no other excuse. I’ve been hiding fromContinue reading “Getting Scary with Love Notes”

Sexual Misconduct and My Damn Opinions

TODAY’S BREW: As much as I can get my hands on. I’m remodeling the kitchen. By Julie  This post is not about me remodeling the kitchen. This is about sexual misconduct and my damn opinions. Everyone has opinions on the big ones: Weinstein, Woody Allen, Bill Cosby, for starters. This is my opinion on JamesContinue reading “Sexual Misconduct and My Damn Opinions”

Slowing Down and Scaring Folks

TODAY’S BREW: Dunkins Peppermint Mocha made in my warm kitchen By Julie We’ve had a couple of (fantastic) snow days, during the bomb cyclone, or cyclone bomb, or “Cyclone Bob” as I typo’d one day. THIS IS MY ANNOUNCEMENT OF MY LATEST NOVEL IN PROGRESS, CYCLONE BOB DOES PLYMOUTH.  No, no, what this is really aboutContinue reading “Slowing Down and Scaring Folks”

My Fave Books This Year and a GIVEAWAY

TODAY’S BREW: Not quite peppermint mocha time yet By Julie  Let’s talk books. Because the world is terrible maybe, and let’s just talk books, okay? Okay! Here are some of my recent favorites that you guys should read. Click on the titles to get them on Amazon. HOUSE OF ASH by Hope Cook. This isContinue reading “My Fave Books This Year and a GIVEAWAY”

#PoemsForSickPeople

TODAY’S BREW: herbal tea. I’M SICK GODDAMMIT. By Julie I’ve been so goddamn sick this week, it’s annoyingly inspirational. Taking me out of the game enough that it slowed my readying of the next book to get out, slowed down my editing on the side, all unacceptable. But it is a great feeling to beContinue reading “#PoemsForSickPeople”

THE WIND BETWEEN WORLDS & Julie’s Loud Mouth

TODAY’S BREW: Cider! It’s Halloween weekend and New England Wildlife Center’s Night of a Thousand Faces. By Julie  HI EVERYBODY. I promise I won’t get over-emotional. *bursts into tears, kicks a pumpkin down the street, climbs a tree* THE WIND BETWEEN WORLDS is finally out in the world, and it’s everything I dreamed it would be.Continue reading “THE WIND BETWEEN WORLDS & Julie’s Loud Mouth”

Friday the 13th and my Uterus.

TODAY’S BREW: Cinnamon something, just lots of whatever it is. By Julie  All the time I get asked to tell my stories of my weird ailments and my struggles with my period and PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder). I speak very openly about it because I refuse to feel YUCKY about my body. I’ve had horridContinue reading “Friday the 13th and my Uterus.”

My October Fun Times List!

TODAY’S BREW: it should be pumpkin, but I’m going with the underrated cinnamon By Julie HOLY MARY MOTHER OF GOD, IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR *builds a cabinet of curiosities, drinks pumpkin beer out of a black cat’s severed head* Like any creep of a writer, I goddamn adore October. Orange isContinue reading “My October Fun Times List!”