Category: Ruminations

Blog Tour Blues

Blog Tour Blues
Posted May 20, 2015 by Tammy in Ruminations / 43 Comments

I’ve been participating in blog tours for several years, and most of them have been smooth sailing. But in recent months, I’ve had two REALLY bad experiences with blog tours, and so I’ve decided not to seek them out anymore. First of all, my old WordPress.com blog was shut down because apparently, blog tours are […]

Love Letter to Strange Chemistry

Love Letter to Strange Chemistry
Posted July 1, 2014 by Tammy in Ruminations / 25 Comments

As you may have heard, Strange Chemistry, the little sister and young adult publishing arm of Angry Robot Books, has closed its doors. It makes me sad to think of all the books that won’t be published by Strange Chemistry, but I’m very happy to say that in the past year and a half, I […]

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Me

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Me
Posted January 30, 2014 by Tammy in Ruminations, Top Ten / 36 Comments

You know me as an avid reader and blogger, but below the surface, well, let’s just say there’s more than meets the eye. I’ve seen these personal top ten posts floating around, and after reading Kimba at the Caffeinated Book Review’s post, I knew I had to post one of my own. Thanks for the […]

Happy Holidays From Me to You!

Happy Holidays From Me to You!
Posted December 24, 2013 by Tammy in Ruminations / 3 Comments

Here we are, near the end of the year, again! I feel the years go by so quickly these days, and after a while everything becomes a blur. So I wanted to stop and pause today and wish every one of my followers and readers a wonderful holiday, no matter how you celebrate! That photo […]

It’s NaNoWriMo Time!

It’s NaNoWriMo Time!
Posted October 31, 2013 by Tammy in Let's Talk About..., Ruminations / 8 Comments

National Novel Writing Month, more fondly known as NaNoWriMo, is back! Writers, both professional and amateur, hunker down for thirty days of exhausting, frustrating and exhilarating madness. Having participated twice before, I’m well aware of the folly of attempting NaNoWriMo. You must be willing to throw caution to the wind, write like a fiend every […]