Category Archives: Mary’s Posts

Hero–In or Out of the Shadows? + Ginormous Giveaway

Happy Monday! Thanks to everyone for commenting. I <3 you all–and to show it, I’m offering a free copy of Black Diamond Jinn through Smashwords. Just email me for a code. The winner of the Ginormous ebook pack is Donna … Continue reading

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5 Places to Travel to Feed Your Muse

Author, writer or reader, we all feel dry sometimes. Here are 5 places to find rejuvenation. London. There are 2 Alpha ++ cities in the entire world, according to Wikipedia. London and New York are both hubs in the global … Continue reading

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Everything Old is New Again — Guest Lori Handeland plus Double Giveaway!

I’m a huge fan of Lori’s books, so I was thrilled when she agreed to be my guest. Lori is a NYTimes/USA Today bestseller/Multiple RITA winner. I’m celebrating her visit today with a giveaway–any two of Lori’s ebooks to one … Continue reading

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Do You Candy Crush? — Favorites #6 eGames

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. I’m more pinball generation than video game, but I have to admit, there’s something … Continue reading

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Expanding the Love plus preview–plus Giveaway!

Thanks to everyone for reading, and your great comments! The winner of two ebooks from Lori Handeland’s stories is Charlene Fraley! Charlene, please email me at mary @ maryhughesbooks.com to claim your prize. This month’s Favorite Things has been pre-empted … Continue reading

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Just for Laughs—Favorites #7 Comics & Cartoons

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. I love humor across the board, but my favorite type is the concentrated form known … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things—#8 Food, Beer, Wine

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. One of my great delights in life is good food and drink. Or is … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things—#9 Tech/science—with Giveaway

Thanks to everyone who took part in my first ever Rafflecopter. In sympathy with the rest of this post, my browser wouldn’t load Rafflecopter for half an hour. LOL. But I got it working, and the winners are Trix  (GC) and … Continue reading

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The Shifter Mystique by Vivi Andrews

Award-winning (Golden Heart, RT Top Picks) author Vivi Andrews writes my favorite combination of sassy, steamy and smart. Please welcome Vivi in her first appearance at Magical Musings! Recently a non-romance-reading friend of mine asked me what my upcoming book was about.  When I … Continue reading

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Playing Music in the Dark

photo credit: Identity Photogr@phy via photopin cc Getting to know you. To dream the impossible dream. Favorite things. What do all these have in common? (Answer at the end.) Speaking of getting to know you–I’d love to get to know … Continue reading

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