Review: Saugatuck Summer (Saugatuck #1) by Amelia C. Gormley

Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Topher Carlisle likes to think of himself as fabulous. Topher knows he looks fabulous, now only if he felt that way on the inside.  He is turning twenty one and stands on the precipice of adulthood with life changing decisions rising up around him. Gay, gorgeous and of mixed race, Topher’s… Continue reading Review: Saugatuck Summer (Saugatuck #1) by Amelia C. Gormley

Memories, Memorials, and Memorial Day and the Week Ahead

Memorial Day.  Two words that bring forth powerful emotions and memories of both of those from our past as well as our present.  We think of the past and those deceased while at the same time our memories are full of family celebrations, and the laughter and love that speaks of life itself. I was thinking of… Continue reading Memories, Memorials, and Memorial Day and the Week Ahead

On Tour with Amelia C. Gormley and Saugatuck Summer (contest)

  Good morning all!  Amelia C. Gormley is here today talking about her latest release, Saugatuck Summer, a book that is truly an endeavor from the heart. Good morning, Amelia! ✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍ Hi, and welcome to the Saugatuck Summer blog tour! Thank you to Scattered Thoughts and Roque Words Reviews for hosting me today! For those of… Continue reading On Tour with Amelia C. Gormley and Saugatuck Summer (contest)

Rain, Rain Go Away and the Week Ahead in Reviews, Author Guest Blogs and Contests

And it rained, and rained and rained……again we got over 3 to 4 inches of rain this weekend.  On top of about 5 to 6 inches a week or so ago. To say that everything around here is soggy is an understatement.  I swear I can hear the concrete squish when cars roll by.  There… Continue reading Rain, Rain Go Away and the Week Ahead in Reviews, Author Guest Blogs and Contests

Review: Strain by Amelia C. Gormley

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 When a deadly virus is unleashed, it spreads and mutates quickly, wiping out most of the human race.  Rhys Cooper and his small family has escaped the virus and its consequences by living in a small compound under the rule of a puritanical preacher and his son.  But soon the… Continue reading Review: Strain by Amelia C. Gormley

Go Viral with Amelia Gormley’s Strain Blog Tour and Book Giveaway

ScatteredThoughtsandRogueWords is happy to have Amelia C. Gormley here today to introduce her latest release Strain and give us all the details for the terrific contest she has brought with her as part of the celebration! Do you like DVD extras? Yeah? So do I. In fact, it’s entirely possible I’ve watched the appendices on… Continue reading Go Viral with Amelia Gormley’s Strain Blog Tour and Book Giveaway

The Never Ending Winter Whine and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Yes, its still Winter!  White, white everywhere and not a drop of green to be seen.  We have snow, icicles and water in about every frozen variation there is and I am heartedly sick of it.  We finally saw a snow plow late last night.  It had to dodge a Prius and a small sedan… Continue reading The Never Ending Winter Whine and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Review: Velocity (Impulse #3) by Amelia C. Gormley

Rating: 4.25 stars Detroit handyman Derrick Chance and his lover, Gavin Hayes’ relationship has come a long way since they first met but many obstacles loom on the horizon, each with the power to destroy what they have built and split them apart for good.  Gavin is still waiting for the results of his HIV… Continue reading Review: Velocity (Impulse #3) by Amelia C. Gormley

March Came Roaring In Like a Lion and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Remember last March in Maryland?  The sun was shining over plants newly emerged from the ground,  our temperatures hovered in the high 70’s after experiencing absolutely no winter at all.  Birds were nesting, the butterflies were flying, and thoughts of picnics and outdoor barbecue dinners molded our grocery lists.  Even now I can bask in… Continue reading March Came Roaring In Like a Lion and the Week Ahead in Reviews

Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Book Wishes for 2013 – Authors, are you Listening?

Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Book Wishes for 2013: While everyone has been busy making New Year’s resolutions, I have been thinking about what I would wish for 2013 in books.  Turns out I have quite a few wishes, some  I would like to share in hopes they reach an author’s ear or more….. ❋I… Continue reading Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words Book Wishes for 2013 – Authors, are you Listening?