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The Next Always by Nora Roberts – Book Review

By Tara MacDonald | February 24, 2014

By Nora Roberts: The Next Always: Book One of the Inn BoonsBoro Trilogy by -Berkley Trade- My rating: 5 of 5 stars I love Nora Roberts’ books and this latest one from her does not disappoint! Clare is a…

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Cover Reveal by Kate Robbins: Promised to the Highlander

By Tara MacDonald | January 31, 2014

Second in her Highland Chiefs series, Promised to the Highlander, is Kate Robbins’ follow up to her debut Bound to the Highlander.   Promised to the Highlander, Blurb   Nessia Stephenson’s world was safe until a threat from a…

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Thoughts on The Thomas Crown Affair Film

By Tara MacDonald | January 27, 2014

                  I absolutely adore this film (remake).  It’s one of the first buys I made when the DVD came out after the 1999 premiere.   Two individuals so alike – ruthless,…

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Guest Blogger: Amy Denim on How to Have More Time To Write!

By Tara MacDonald | January 20, 2014

If you like this blog leave a comment to win a prize from Amy! Amy’s Bio: Amy Denim writes business books for writers and contemporary romance. She loves hot heroes (like chefs and cowboys) and curvy intelligent heroines (like…

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Movie watching over the holidays

By Tara MacDonald | January 6, 2014

Well one of the great or not so great feature of the holidays is the time and opportunity to catch up on movies and tv shows.   It  may be not so great if you do it my way…

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Completed! My 2013 Goal. Just in time.

By Tara MacDonald | December 29, 2013

Yay, me!! This Christmas vacation I dug deep and wrote, wrote, wrote to finish my 95,000 K submission for Dellarte. I have one editorial pass to do and go through before I give it to them but I actually…

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Submit to publishers and keep looking… Read Predators and Editors

By Tara MacDonald | November 30, 2013

Author Victoria Pinder shared a list of online publishers she’s kept.  It’s simply information not a recommendation.  I thought however, it’s important to share. http://victoriapinder.com/?page_id=1411 As is the info on Preditors & Editors.  Always good to check around.  http://pred-ed.com/…

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Rejected again but still in the game.

By Tara MacDonald | November 20, 2013

I’m borrowing a post I saw the famous romance author Debbie Macomber post on Facebook days ago.                   Five years and four completed manuscripts before Debbie Macomber sold her first book.…

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Hal-Con Sci Fi/Fantasy Convention 2013 – Oh My!

By Tara MacDonald | November 9, 2013

Well, this was my first Hal-Con.  And whew!  A little star struck but also tired of the crowds.  Thanks to Shawna for this as a birthday present – it’s last day is tomorrow and I’m getting in line early……

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