Category Archives: Maria’s posts

When Your Favorite Book becomes a Movie

When I hear that a book I love is going to be made into a movie, I hold my breath. Figuratively, of course.  But over the years, books I’ve loved have been made into movies, some I end up loving, … Continue reading

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Hooked on Pinterest

Three months ago I had no idea what Pinterest was. Now, I’m totally hooked. In case you don’t know what Pinterest is, let me tell you about it (warning: Pinterest can be addictive!) Basically, Pinterest is an online pinning board … Continue reading

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Sleighride (and a giveaway!)

THE WINNER OF SLEIGH RIDE IS: THE BRUNETTE LIBRARIAN! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO COMMENTED. PLEASE EMAIL ME AT: mariageraci1@gmail.com with your address so I can ship you your copy! First off, I’d like to take this opportunity to thank … Continue reading

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Romance is my Valium

Fall is finally here! The mornings are a little nippier, the days less humid, and there’s a holiday buzz in the air.  I love fall. I really do. It’s my favorite season, but it’s also the one that stresses me … Continue reading

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Why Reviews Mean So Much

I never got the importance of literary reviews until I was published. As a lifelong reader, I’ve always been the type of person to have a book in my hands, or tucked away in my tote (now a days, it’s … Continue reading

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How Mel is Getting her Groove Back

I’d like to introduce today’s guest blogger, my good friend and critique partner, Melissa Francis. Mel writes fabulously funny women’s fiction and paranormal YA. Her YA novels, Bite Me! and Love Sucks! have received outstanding literary reviews and have recently … Continue reading

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Do you Goggle+ yet?

The first time I heard of Google+  was on the  Booksparks PR blog (which is  great website, btw) and I have to admit, my first reaction was really? The last thing I need is another social networking site to suck … Continue reading

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Beach reads! (and a giveaway)

Summer officially rolled in this week. Although if you live in my neck of the woods (north Florida) it’s been summer weather for the past 3 months. Summer means kids home from school, vacation, suncreen, cookouts, The Fourth of July … Continue reading

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Girls Just Wanna have fun

The winner of yesterday’s giveaway, a copy of THE DADDY CATCH  is: Heather Burch. Congratulations, Heather! Please email your address to mariageraci1@gmail.com to receive your copy of Leigh’s book. Book clubs, Bunco, girls night out. It’s all an excuse to get … Continue reading

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A Visit from Leigh Duncan (and a giveaway!)

Hello, everyone, I’d like to welcome my first official guest to Magical Musings, author, Leigh Duncan. I first met Leigh at the Romance Writers of America Conference in Dallas, Texas. She was in the bar area giving away little bags … Continue reading

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