Yearly Archives: 2016

64 posts

Highway Cafe Christmas Blog Tour Post from Goth Elf (otherwise known as Sorchia)

Greetings! For The Highway Cafe Christmas Blog Tour,  my Elf name is Goth Elf! My job at the North Pole is to polish the black leather boots, belts, reindeer harness, and anything else made of black leather (you’d be surprised how busy I am.) I also close the blinds at Santa’s workshop and dim the lights. It is my job to communicate with the spirits of elves who have passed on and to make sure they are as happy as they […]

A cat watches a full moon--very noir.

Did You Miss Something? Like a GIVEAWAY and a TAROT reading?

Sorchia’s been flitting all over virtual reality like a bat with a faulty radar. Here are links to the stops on my Unofficial Zoraida Grey Release Celebration Blog Extravaganza Deluxe. PLUS–Scroll to the bottom to enter the giveaway for a Smoky Quartz necklace. PLUS PLUS–below that find out how to get a free one-card tarot reading. Just Romantic Suspense: Of All the Gin Joints in All the World: Suspenseful Settings Company at the Cottage Interview Book Blast and Excerpt at […]

13 Zoraida Grey Tricks and Treats–Happy Halloween, Witches!

She’s one crazy witch and she went live on October 28. Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones is the first in a three-book series that will take Zoraida from Arkansas to Scotland to the Yucatan Jungle and back again. Since we are at the heart of Witching Season, here are Thirteen Tricks and Treats you’ll find in the book. And be sure to enter the contest for a chance to win a smoky quartz necklace. A Castle: Fantastic Castle Logan in […]

Snarkology Halloween Hop: Things that go Bump in Scotland

I can often be found pondering quaint and curious volumes of forgotten lore.  Research is half the fun of writing for me. Indulging this passion takes up endless hours, provides fodder for numerous nightmares, and gives me a wicked edge in trivia games.  And you never know when some tidbit will come in handy in a story. My new release, Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones, takes place mostly in Scotland.  Here are just a few of the legendary creatures you’ll find lurking […]

A Haunted Halloween Hop–Painted Lady Ghosts of Scotland

Welcome to my Stop on ABA’s Haunted Halloween Hop. Keep hopping by using the list of writers at the bottom of this post. My topic? Ghosts, of course. When I decided to write Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones, I wanted the series to be chock full of everything I love—haunted castles, men in kilts, witches, Scotland, did I mention men in kilts, and–lastly but not leastly–ghosts. A quick bit of research reveals that Scotland glows with female ghosts of various hues. […]