Washington D.C. never seems to sleep. It’s overrun by tourists, politicians, and diplomats from around the world. While it has a very public side, I’ve been privileged to be invited into places the average person never gets to see. So whether it’s a private play at the Italian Embassy, dinner […]
A Wrinkle in Time is a kid’s fantasy adventure movie, with the special effects, star-studded cast, and fast action designed to create a modern blockbuster. It’s not the type of film to change anyone’s life, and that is exactly the problem.
(Thanks to author Stephen Liddell who wrote this wonderful summary of an interview with Dr. William Seale.) by Stephen Liddell In a recent interview Dr William Seale, author and historian, said that Scots in particular were sought out for the project given their expertise in stone masonry […]
At dusk, the White House sits like a pearlescent jewel encased in the velvet of a dark park, like a star that has fallen to earth.
Originally posted on Kiss and Thrill:
The Kiss and Thrill ladies would like to congratulate two of our own, on their tremendous achievements. Congratulations to SARAH ANDRE for being the first KaT ever to become a finalist in the Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA® awards! Congratulations to DIANA BELCHASE, a former…
Every Memorial Day weekend, the forecast is Rolling Thunder in the D.C. area. No, not the weather — though we’ve had some storms of late — but a huge motorcycle rally. This was the 30th year this group roared onto the D.C. Mall — all in tribute to […]
Diana here: As you may know, I’m all about anything high tech — what author of spy novels isn’t. Besides, things like this are just plain cool. Here is a great feature from Amusing Planet. Enjoy! Amusing Planet: “A major South Korean retailer has opened what it appears […]
Thriller writer Tom Clancy passed in 2013, but he’ll always be an indelible part of the top secret D.C. landscape. He knew his subject inside out, and if authenticity is what thrills you, no one did it better. Now his estate is going up at auction and you […]