Monthly Archives: March 2014

To Celebrate My Dad’s Birthday: April 4th 99c Special on 20 Books

I wanted to be part of something special this week because: (1) I’m publishing Riddle in Bones, the third Abishag mystery and (2) my Dad would have been 81 on April 4th. On April 4th, the books listed below will be available … Continue reading

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Designing Women Create the Third Abishag Cover

I have a great cover artist in Bethany Barnette and love & learn in our design journeys together. As I resolved the final beta readers’ comments and began formatting the third Abishag’s manuscript for publication, Bethany delivered its cover. Oh … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds Among Wisteria

Earlier this week, I enjoyed a few days on Santa Catalina Island. We took the Catalina Express from Downtown Long Beach where we passed the Queen Mary and the empty Spruce Goose dome.  Beyond the breakwater, we sat on the … Continue reading

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March 2014 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

Welcome to our March First Friday Breakfast with Bill Westlake: a veteran, an engineer, a software developer, and a writer who lives in Michigan with his wife.  He spent the 80’s traveling the world with the help of the US … Continue reading

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When the Iron is Hot…

When a new story idea strikes, I respond in one of four ways. ONE: I’ll drop everything and work on the new idea. TWO: I’ll jot the ideas in my moleskine for future reference. THREE: I’ll take a one day … Continue reading

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