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Take a Nap

My fellow Americans, While driving home today from the grocery store, I deducedwhat is wrong with the American people.  It could be remedied with a new holiday. Nap day. We are all tired. And stressed. Everyone has a nasty little headache.  And none of us dare to take time out to nap. President Obama, if […]

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I’d love to sign your books!

Robin Hobb is going on a book tour in May, and of course I’ll be along for the ride. 🙂 Here’s a very quick listing of places where I’ll be. As always, I’ll be glad to sign all books whether by Lindholm or Hobb. May 11 at 7 PM. University Book Store, Seattle, WA May […]

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Books on my Desk

So, what books have found their way onto my desk this month?  Some old, some new! Old first.  On a recent plane trip I took The Dreadful Lemon Sky along with me.  Many readers will recognize that title as vintage Travis McGee from John D. MacDonald.  I’m pleased to say that Travis and the Busted […]

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April Showers

Or in this case, a pretty violent storm for the northwest! Lots of wind and rain and falling branches. Even so, it did not develop into the all out windstorm that we were all expecting, thank goodness! My tulips are now up in full force, and my daffodils. As I do every year, I’m wishing […]

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Happy New Year!

January 8th, and I’m back and busy at my desk.  I’m pleased to say that Robin Hobb and I have sent off the manuscript for a short story collection called The Inheritance.  It’s a collection of stories by both Lindholm and Hobb, some old, some new, some previously published and others that have never seen […]

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The Ghosts of Christmas Past

I’ve lost track of when the fruit cakes first began arriving. But every year they faithfully came in December.   It was addressed to me, at my address, but I knew it was for my Dad.  There was the cardboard box from the Collin Street Bakery in Texas, with the note on the outside that said […]

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The Christmas Rant

So, the Christmas Season is upon us! A time for bells ringing and lights on houses and buying gifts and renewing ties with seldom seen relatives. Now, if you expect me to be cranky about this, you should stop reading right now. I love this season. I love the smells of evergreen and nutmeg and […]

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Harlequin Horizon, vanity press

At conventions and via email, I am often contacted by aspiring writers, young and old.  Many people know how to sit down at a keyboard and put a story together.  How that story gets from your fingers to the pages of a book or magazine is often less clear. And that is where scam artists, […]

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Megan Lindholm site has a new look

Please drop by www.meganlindholm.com to see the new, improved and totally updated website. Let us know what you think.

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Robin Hobb is off to another Convention!

And so, of course, I’ll be along for the ride! Below is a repost of the journal entry from the Robin Hobb livejournal. Just in case you didn’t see it there! What’s Orycon?  A wonderful science fiction and fantasy convention.  It’s a gathering of readers, viewers, creators, gamers, costumers, dealers and every sort of person […]

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