Kathleen Kaska http://kathleenkaska.com On Birds and Books Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:53:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 http://kathleenkaska.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/cropped-magnifying-glass-psd-e1448290593913-32x32.jpg Kathleen Kaska http://kathleenkaska.com 32 32 The Solar Eclipse: Where Will You Be? http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/08/solar-eclipse-will/ http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/08/solar-eclipse-will/#respond Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:00:45 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2090 Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past several months, you know about the solar eclipse occurring over North America on August 21. The path of totality is a seventy-mile wide strip in the northern part of the … Continued

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Cave Art Press Five-Minute Writing Tip: Cheddar in My Packet http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/06/cave-art-press-five-minute-writing-tip-cheddar-packet/ http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/06/cave-art-press-five-minute-writing-tip-cheddar-packet/#comments Tue, 27 Jun 2017 22:50:16 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2080                 Cheddar in My Pocket: Slang—New and Old Whenever I go home to Texas to visit my family, I return with a plethora of new slang, mostly from my nieces and nephews, and … Continued

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A Blue You Won’t See in a Box of Crayons http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/05/blue-wont-see-box-crayons/ Thu, 04 May 2017 13:42:47 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2054 A Blue You Won’t See in a Box of Crayons A few weeks ago one of our authors, poet Denny Palmer, sent us (Cave Art Press) a poem he’d written, entitled “You May Wonder Where the Yellow Went.” It was … Continued

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Marilyn Meredith Releases # 13! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/05/marilyn-meredith-releases-13/ Tue, 02 May 2017 07:11:37 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2041 I had the pleasure of meeting Marilyn Meredith a few years ago at a writer’s conference. Since then, she’s been  a guest on my blog several times. Marilyn is one of the most prolific mystery writers I know. Find out … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week-6/ Sat, 08 Apr 2017 14:12:33 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2027           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our Cozy Mystery Week Celebration! Today, Cindy Hickey, tells us about cozy characters and shares six elements of a true cozy. “What is more fun than trying to figure out … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week-5/ Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:06:47 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2025           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our Cozy Mystery Week Celebration. Today, it’s my turn. I’m writing about my definition of a Cozy Mystery.  “I define a “cozy” as a mystery that makes me feel good…” … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week-4/ Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:47:12 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2023           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our celebration of Cozy Mystery Week! Today, national bestselling author, Nancy Haddock, tells us about the cozy cover design process and why craft and food mysteries are so popular now. … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week-3/ Wed, 05 Apr 2017 13:30:06 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2021           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our Cozy Mystery Celebration. Today we’ll hear from awarding-winning author Paty Jager about selecting a small town for a Cozy Mystery setting. “Most cozy mystery books and series are set … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week. http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week-2/ Tue, 04 Apr 2017 13:38:13 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2019           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our celebration. Today we’ll read from Marilyn Leach who’s writing about red herrings. “The term red herring, as we know it, means to set a false trail, disguise the scent … Continued

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We’re Celebrating Cozy Mystery Week All Week! http://kathleenkaska.com/2017/04/celebrating-cozy-mystery-week-week/ Mon, 03 Apr 2017 12:23:29 +0000 http://kathleenkaska.com/?p=2014           Writer Leslie Ann Sartor organized our celebration of Cozy Mystery Week! Today, Lois Winston, tells us why she loves writing Cozies and how she used humor in telling her stories. Click and share the link … Continued

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