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A Saintly Quotation

from The Saint of Quarantine Island, a novel that will be released July 1.

The Saint of Quarantine Island — the setting

All about the setting of The Saint of Quarantine Island People who’ve read The Saint of Quarantine Island have commented that the setting is especially vivid. That’s because I was writing what I knew. Decades ago, when I was fresh out of university, I taught at Echo Bay’s one-room school. Although it’s been a long […]

A handsome hero, eh? #mfrwhooks

In these snippets from my sci fi rom, Alien Contact for Kid Sisters, the ‘hero’ is Quinn, a petty crook and conman masquerading as a Royal Guardian. He has led Marianne Harmon, the queen’s sister, to an old, abandoned town from before his people ‘hopped’ to our earth. He assures her she’ll be safe from […]

Effing Feline overeats #wewriwa

I, Effing Feline, am suffering  from a horrible case of stomach woes after eating several — eight, actually — cans of salmon in quick succession. I’m taking a quick break from the litter box to turn today’s blog post over to my pet human, Ed. ======================================= Ed here, folks. I have some questions for you, […]

I can’t wait to get out of this dress #mfrwhooks

In these snippets from my sci fi rom, Alien Contact for Kid Sisters, the ‘hero’ is Quinn, a petty crook and conman masquerading as a Royal Guardian. He has led Marianne Harmon, the queen’s sister, to an old, abandoned town from before his people ‘hopped’ to our earth. He assures her she’ll be safe from […]

Effing Feline watches the news #wewriwa

I, Effing Feline, know a lot is going on in the world right now. How do I know? I follow the news, of course. Don’t you? Of course you do. You know what the saddest, most disturbing thing in the news is? I’ll tell you after this word from my sponsor, Ed’s upcoming novel, The […]

One of the good guys? #mfrwhooks

In these snippets from my sci fi rom, Alien Contact for Kid Sisters, Quinn has led Marianne Harmon, the queen’s sister, deep into a tunnel — supposedly so she’ll be safe from violent rebels. An eleven-year-old girl, Elfy, travels with them. Quinn is a petty crook and conman masquerading as a Royal Guardian. Being around […]

Effing Feline wants to fly #wewriwa

I, Effing Feline, want to fly. Just think how many birds I could catch. I could become the greatest flying ace in the history of catdom! We keep track of these things, you know. Who’s currently the greatest ace? I’ll show you after this word from our sponsor, The Saint of Quarantine Island. We left […]

I’ve got a plan #mfrwhooks

In these snippets from my sci fi rom, Alien Contact for Kid Sisters, Quinn has led Marianne Harmon, the queen’s sister, deep into a tunnel where she’ll be safe from violent rebels. An eleven-year-old girl, Elfy, travels with them. They’ve reached an old settlement. He isn’t sure the settlement is safe, so he sets out […]

Effing Feline blushes #wewriwa

I, Effing Feline, am a cat, and like all cats I’m proud of my reputation for audacity and independent thinking. Ever tried to take a cat for a walk, without a leash? Hah to that! We cats do our own thing — which makes me admire today’s snippet. Last week we left fourteen-year-old Billy Seaweed […]