Fairly Certain meets When Harry Met Sally

My friend Bill and his wife were both showing horses in a Texas competition, one of their many friendly rivalries. Although Bill had one of the best performances of his career, to his surprise he failed to place even in the top ten. His wife, on the other hand, was...
The First Kiss Moment – Romance Outside Of A Book

The First Kiss Moment – Romance Outside Of A Book

The First Kiss Moment? The boy I had a mad crush on stood across from me, arms folded across his chest. “We’ve been dating for a couple of months, and I think I should be able to kiss you,” he said, his tone somber, his demeanor grave, his brow drawn. It was true. It...
Don’t Take Reviews Personally

Don’t Take Reviews Personally

What if I told you that you don’t need a thick skin to handle book reviews? Nope, you don’t, not with a proper attitude adjustment. Allow me… Don’t Take Reviews Personally I joined a writing group before I became a writer. Hanging around the...
The Mom Tribe

The Mom Tribe

As an author, I am often asked where I find my inspiration. Nearly everything comes from my surroundings. Anything you say or do may end up in my next story. Here’s a perfect example: I was in Bradley Airport, on my way to visit The Cherub in D.C., when a child’s...
10 Mistakes To Avoid In English

10 Mistakes To Avoid In English

Having trouble with English? Of course you are. English is one convoluted confusing language, unlike the blissfully simplistic realm of Science. As a Wordsmith, and not as a Science cruncher, let me share 10 Mistakes To Avoid In English. Flammable, Inflammable, and...
Back to School

Back to School

It’s Back To School Time! The first hint that school is around the corner is the suddenly cool evenings in August. The second is the first orange leaves scattered among the trees. The third is the endless commercials for Back to School sales. I decided to...
My Lucky Day

My Lucky Day

112 degrees? That couldn’t be right. This is Connecticut! But that’s what my car thermometer read as I eased my car over to the side of the curved road onto a random piece of pavement in the middle of the brush. It was my lucky day! Lucky that I had not lost control...
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

I just got slashed by a talon while trying to rescue an animal. It just goes to show, No Good Deed Goes Unpunished. OK, yes, the talon belong to a turtle…Correction…A tortoise (I just looked up the difference between a turtle and a tortoise). But he was a...
New England Book Festival

New England Book Festival

What a great way to ring in the New Year…I opened up my computer to send out New Year blessings to anyone who wants to receive them, and what did I find?  Notification from the New England Book Festival that Fairly Certain won Honorable Mention at the 2015 New...

Contact Us

https://www.facebook.com/DeborahAnnDavisAuthor?skip_nax_wizard=true&ref_type=logout_gear