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Christmas

‘Tis the Season: 19th century Shoplifters

by K.B. Owen As “Black Friday” rapidly approaches, the official opening of the holiday shopping season in the U.S., we thought it would be fun/interesting to look at a related activity, past…

gazebo decorated for Christmas

What Christmas Means To Us

by Kassandra Lamb On behalf of the whole gang, let me wish all of our subscribers, readers, fellow authors, and everybody else for that matter, an absolutely wonderful holiday season. Christmas means…

5 Tips for Reducing Holiday Stress

by Kassandra Lamb This is a joyous time of year, but it is also the most stressful time of year for many of us. Especially for those who are trying to make…

Are you a Pre-Crastinator? (encore)

by Kassandra Lamb We just had Thanksgiving weekend here in the U.S., so Americans are now all focused on… While everybody else is gearing up, I’m done. I finished my Christmas shopping…

Contemplating Christmas and Cuba

by Vinnie Hansen With the release of Black Beans & Venom, my seventh Carol Sabala mystery, my mind turns to Cuba, the book’s setting. My husband and I ventured there during December,…

10 Ways to Make Your Imperfect Holiday a Happy One

by Kassandra Lamb (Note: If you read my teaser last week and you were expecting more about psychopaths today, I’ve postponed that post to January. I decided it was getting too close…

Tis the Season of Magic!

Two of our authors use elemental magic in their stories, so we thought, in honor of this magical time of year, we would give you a little insight into how this magic…