Monthly Archives: January 2012

Music: Mitsou

My first introduction to French music came when I was ten years old, in the form of Québécoise singer Mitsou, and the single Bye Bye, Mon Cowboy, as well as the album Terre des Hommes. Bye Bye, Mon Cowboy is the … Continue reading

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I’m blogging today for 30 Days of Secrets!

Pop over to Bandit Creek Books and check out my post as a part of the 30 Days of Secrets promo! http://banditcreekbooks.com/2012/01/29/30-days-of-secrets-alyssa-linn-palmer/ Here’s a quick excerpt: What kind of secrets do I keep? Things that people tell me. Sometimes they’re … Continue reading

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30 Days of Secrets Round-Up!

There have been some great posts over at the Bandit Creek Books blog, with lots of writers revealing some of their innermost secrets. And it’s only just begun! Check out the following highlights, then come back for more: DL Snow … Continue reading

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Movie: Shame

I knew it would be cold. Dreary, even. The trailer showed as much: Brandon sitting on the subway, eyeing a woman across the aisle, his face expressionless. The dark New York streets, the plain and dull walls of his apartment, … Continue reading

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Food: Delicious Butter Braised Endives

I don’t know if I’d even had an endive before I made this recipe for the first time. I’d seen endives at the grocery store and wondered what exactly they were and what they tasted like. They looked pretty healthy. … Continue reading

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I’m guest blogging at MyBookAddictions…

Come for a visit, and get a chance to win a copy of my novella, Prohibited Passion! http://mybookaddictionandmore.com/2012/01/19/visit-and-giveaway-with-author-alyssa-palmer/

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I love the Oxford comma.

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