13 to life

December 21, 2010

Daily Dose Holiday Giveaway: Celebrating with Shannon Delany

13 to Life What do the holidays mean in the most modern sense? Are they only an opportunity for gift-giving and -getting or a reason to argue how one religious perspective is superior to another? No. To me, Yule, Hanukkah, Christmas and New Years all share a central theme. Each one is an illustration of change. And these aren’t little changes—they are historical and cultural examples of how change can be encouraged, embraced and celebrated in our lives. Of course, being the author of the Rusakova werewolves, I tend to see change in everything. Yule. If you’re from one of […]
June 9, 2010

Review: 13 to Life: A Werewolf’s Tale

13 to Life is that rare novel that captures your attention from the first page to the last and leaves you flipping the last page repeatedly looking for more words. It is a sinking feeling in your stomach when you realize there are no more words and you have to wait for the next book. Splendidly, there is a second book in the works! So that is something to look forward too. The Author Shannon Delany is a charming woman that I made the acquaintance over the Winchester brothers. Yes, I hooked her on Supernatural and I am proud of […]
March 19, 2010

I am Your Wet Blanket (or Sandy Towel)

My spring breaks were almost always spent at home or maybe (if timing and paychecks worked out) my parents (both teachers) might take my kid brother and me to a beach for a daytrip. Cape May, New Jersey was a favorite spot (and still is, but off-season) and we made it to Atlantic City once or twice. I have no wacky stories from high school or college about hitting a beach and drinking myself stupid over spring break. And since the first books in my 13 to Life series take place in the small town of Junction in fall… *shrug* […]