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Mercedes Lackey About Mercedes From a beloved fantasy author comes this fresh feminist retelling of Sleeping Beauty about one girl destined for greatness and the powerful sister ready to protect her by any means necessary. MERCEDES LACKEY is the acclaimed author of over fifty novels and many works of short fiction. In her “spare” time …
In September my friend Pam and I flew to Minneapolis to attend Bouchercon World Mystery Convention’s first on-site event in three years. I sat on a panel and handed out my author cards, but the main purpose of our trip was to present Calgary’s bid to host Bouchercon 2026. Tourism Calgary recruited Pam and me to co-chair the venture.
Once upon a time there was a shellfish which lived alongside all the other coastal creatures in the intertidal zone between the ocean and the shore. Its world being a tiny area of wet sand that it could claim as its own, the shellfish did not have lofty goals and was resigned to its lot in life.