Dumped, Actually by Nick Spalding

When Ollie Sweet is very publicly dumped by ‘The One’, his seemingly perfect world dissolves into misery, self-pity, and a bizarre rooftop meeting with a suicidal man in flip-flops. While most would seek out the support of loved ones at such a torrid time, natural-born journalist Ollie asks the subscribers of his website: how did they getContinue reading “Dumped, Actually by Nick Spalding”

Dirty Damsels (DotComGirls Series Book 1) * Peggy Jaeger

What if Cynderella had a one-night stand with a man named Prince? When I first saw Cynderella all covered in soot in that sexy maid uniform, I knew I wanted to be her Prince. She’s a smart and savvy businesswoman who’s built her cleaning company from the ground up. But now that Dirty Damsels wasContinue reading “Dirty Damsels (DotComGirls Series Book 1) * Peggy Jaeger”

The Overdue Life of Amy Byler – Kelly Harms

Here’s the description of the book from Amazon: “Overworked and underappreciated, single mom Amy Byler needs a break. So when the guilt-ridden husband who abandoned her shows up and offers to take care of their kids for the summer, she accepts his offer and escapes rural Pennsylvania for New York City. Usually grounded and mild-mannered,Continue reading “The Overdue Life of Amy Byler – Kelly Harms”

The House on Hope Street – Danielle Steel

Life was good for Liz and Jack Sutherland.  In 18 years of marriage, they had built a family, a successful law practice, and a warm, happy home near San Francisco, in a house on Hope Street.  Then, in an instant, it all fell apart.  It began like any other Christmas morning, with joy and children’s laughter.  But for JackContinue reading “The House on Hope Street – Danielle Steel”

Fyodor Dostoyevsky – The Eternal Husband Book Review

The short novel The Eternal Husband, describes the almost surreal meeting of a cuckolded widower and his dead wife’s lover. Dostoevsky’s dark brilliance and satiric vision infuse the other four tales with all-too-human characters, including a government official who shows up uninvited at an underling’s wedding to prove his humanity; a self-deceiving narrator who strugglesContinue reading “Fyodor Dostoyevsky – The Eternal Husband Book Review”

Red Flags of a Psychopath or a Manipulator

I believe everyone has had to deal with a psychopath or a very manipulative person in their lives. It can be a partner, a close relative, a friend’s friend or your third degree cousin. You have had that sinking gut feeling that’s telling you that whatever they’re saying or doing is wrong. You had yourContinue reading “Red Flags of a Psychopath or a Manipulator”