BOOK REVIEW: Federal Bureau of Magic

As mentioned last week, Annabel Chase has become one of my favorite authors. I swallowed the Divine Place in an entire weekend. This week, I'm currently reading through the Federal Bureau of Magic. This is another Cozy mystery set. It's set in Chipping Chedder, the same small town Eloise is from in Divine Place. I…

Book Review: Divine Place series

When Eloise Worthington drops dead and awakens in the afterlife, she knows she doesn’t belong—mainly because she’s surrounded by a supernatural cocktail of species she never knew existed. Gods, witches, vampires, werewolves—and now Eloise, a middle-aged human more concerned with getting her way than getting out of someone else’s. She quickly learns that this supernatural…

In Remembrance of 9/11

In remembrance of 9/11 there will be no author interviews or book reviews. Instead, check out these artist creative rememrances. Silence (over Manhattan)by Paula Bardell A black September shadow cloaks the dawn,The City’s once white teeth now rotting stumps,Midst choking dusty embers ether-borne,Its shrunken soundless heart now barely pumps.Infernos upon retribution rise,Fanaticism maddening the flames,Its…

Poem Mother Wolf

I'm sharing some of my poems that I wrote a little over a year ago. Most haven't been edited and I'm not sure I'll ever go back and do anything with them. I'm still sharing anyway for posterity. Please do not copy. MOTHER WOLF By Maggie Burleson18 linesThe red wolf howls at the night’s new…