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September 2, 2012

Ode to a tortoise

Meet Speedy Suleiman, the fastest tortoise ever.  Named after Suleyman the Magnificent, the longest-reigning sultan of the Ottoman Empire, He spends his days soaking up infra-red rays. Sometimes he makes out with my husband’s large black & red MBT boots.  Just like his namesake who made his harem girl his […]
August 29, 2012


Look closely… are you paying attention?  You usually hear these words at a magic show but, this isn’t a magic show… it’s a CONTEST! Yes that’s right, we have a contest to see how closely you pay attention when you read** The Legend of Anaise (below) from the recently released novel […]
August 28, 2012

Nine months to my next big thing!

JC tagged me last week for the weekly meme of The Next Big Thing! It couldn’t have come at a better time, for I am right in the middle of completing the plotting my next novel. I died a few deaths completing my debut novel The Destiny of Shaitan. I […]
August 19, 2012

When you’re happy and you know it….!

This post is part of Pavarti.K.Tylers’s Community Blog Hop series, August 16-19. I confess I cheated a little on this one. Pav wanted us to write about how we share happiness.  I got carried away and instead wrote a list of what makes me happy, no, its more than that. Its […]
August 18, 2012

Every woman is an island

This post is part of Pavarti.K.Tylers’s Community Blog Hop series, August 16-19. No manis an Island, said John Donne. I say: Every womanis an island. We are the pillars around which revolves the universe and indeed our families, friends and far-off cousins. I take my own mother as an example. She […]