Daily Archives: November 1, 2012

Donating part of book sales to Sandy relief

It was surreal to watch Sandy make landfall near Atlantic City even as my new novel, much of which takes place in that town, was released. Whenever a natural disaster occurs, I get a sick feeling of helplessness. I’ve learned … Continue reading

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From Lois’ Trivia Box

Every now and then, I dig through my Trivia Box (yes, I actually have one) and post photos of some of the writing-related items I’ve accumulated over the years.I have a bunch of SFWA membership cards ranging back to 1993, … Continue reading

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Broad Spectrum, a Broad Universe Sampler Anthology

Broad Spectrum, an ebook sampler anthology of stories by Broad Universe members, is now out on Smashwords. And it’s free! The anthology includes stories by two Book View Cafe members, Sylvia Kelso and Nancy Jane Moore. Sylvia’s story, “The Isle … Continue reading

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From DEAD MAN’S HAND by Pati Nagle: Arnold

Excerpt from Dead Man’s Hand by Pati Nagle. Copyright © Pati Nagle. All rights reserved. (listen to Arnold’s soundtrack on Pandora) Queens, New York Arnold Rothstein awoke with the sound of an automobile engine in his ears. He opened his … Continue reading

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Is the Election Over Yet?

by Nancy Jane Moore The U.S. election is next Tuesday. I can hardly wait for Wednesday, when the damn thing will be over. At last. Of course, it’ll only be a short time — maybe a year — before the … Continue reading

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