As most of you know, I’m a fan of this author which is why I’m so sorry to announce I’m no longer reviewing her stories. I was looking forward to her latest release when I noticed a online discussion about it and her. To my total confusion and dismay, the people commenting were pointing out… Continue reading Note about Kim Fielding’s New Books and Why You Won’t See Them Here!
Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 This isn’t the same old Wild West. The usual suspects are all present: cowboys, outlaws, and sheriffs. There’s plenty of dust, tumbleweeds, horses, and cattle on the range, but there are also magical gems, automatons, elementals, airships… even dinosaurs and genetically modified insects. Roaming among the buffalo and… Continue reading A MelanieM Release Day Review: Once Upon a Time in the Weird West Anthology
Contact (Gothika #5) by Kim Fielding , F.E. Feeley Jr. , Jamie Fessenden , B.G. Thomas Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words is happy to have F.E. Feeley, Jr. here today to talk about Contact (Gothika #5), an upcoming anthology from Dreamspinner Press. Welcome, F.E. ~~ Hi! I’m F.E. Feeley, Jr., one of the authors… Continue reading An Anthology Special! Check out Contact (Gothika #5) by Kim Fielding , F.E. Feeley Jr. , Jamie Fessenden , and B.G. Thomas (guest post, special excerpt and more)
December 2013 Book Review Summary and December Best Covers of the Month December 2013 Review Summary *Key: S series C contemporary F-fantasy SF-science fiction PN-paranormal SP-supernatural H-historical YA-young adult 5 Star Rating: Christmas Kitsch by Amy Lane, C Grime Doesn’t Pay: The Brothers Grime, Eddie by Z.A.Maxfield C,S Oceans Apart by Laura Harner, C, S… Continue reading STRW December 2013 Summary of Reviews and Best Dec. Covers
Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 Nicky Hauser has never been able to figure out what he wanted to do with his life so he’s been gliding along from job to job until he rolled his life and love into one person by working at his boyfriend’s restaurant and living in his boyfriend’s apartment. Then… Continue reading Review: Housekeeping by Kim Fielding
Scattered Thoughts “Twas The Week of Christmas” Poem! (with my apologies to Clement Clark Moore) It’s the week of Christmas and all through the house Everyone was running around like crazy, even the mouse Stockings need to be hung by the chimney with care But until they are found, the mantel is quite bare. The… Continue reading Twas the Week Of Christmas Poem and the Week Ahead in Reviews
Miasma, such a wonderfully descriptive word. Miasma: from the dictionary, literary the miasma from the stagnant swamp made us choke and gag: stink, reek, stench,fetor, smell, fume, odor, whiff; gas, cloud, smog, vapor. Yep, that is exactly what it feels like in the Metropolitan DC area these days. Most people forget that Washington, DC was built on a swamp and the regions around it are riddled with water.… Continue reading Mired in the Miasma and the Week Ahead in Reviews
Unbelievably, today is the last day in April and the start of something new for Scattered Thoughts. I am going to post a summary of each months books reviews on the last day of the month. Hopefully, this will make it easy to find a new book to read, a book review you might have… Continue reading April 2013 Book Reviews
Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Orphaned at an early age when his father was hanged and his mother committed suicide, Brute is further isolated by those around him by his unusual size. A giant by any standards, Brute knows that others look at him as though he were little more than a dumb animal,… Continue reading Review: Brute by Kim Fielding
The weather is perfection today so I am getting ready to pull on the gardening gloves, turn the water for the outside faucets back on and prepare to spend the day getting down and dirty. I have ferns, some grasses and even an English Daisy or two to plant and weeds to uproot. To say… Continue reading Glorious Books, A Web Hunt and Glorious Weather Too! What A Week It’s Going To Be!