Author: eloakes

Mercury is What?

I just realized that Mercury has begun transition to Retrograde and that Retrograde will be in effect through almost the entirety of April. Now I’m afraid to even start work on book four as my CampNaNo project. I know, I know. It’s all so silly, the idea that the position of Mercury in the space…

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Writing the Paranormal

Paranormal mystery is kind of the rage now. Cozy mysteries with a paranormal edge, whether about ghosts, vampires, psychics, or mediums are all the rage. When I decided to try my hand at writing a mystery, I didn’t know it would have a ghost. It hadn’t really occurred to me to write a paranormal cozy,…

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Langley Murders #2

So here we are, last day of mystery weekend. We’ve had a wonderful time staying at Harbor House in Freeland here on Whidbey. Yesterday morning, an eagle swooped by right outside the window, and I got this incredible shot of a heron taking a stroll on the beach. The house itself is wonderful, comfortably furnished, and…

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Langley Murders

Murder Time!  Every year there is a murder in Langley, Washington. There are a few constants about these crimes. They always happens the third weekend of February. They always create a stir. And they are always solved. They are also the most fun that you can possibly have when staring at a crime scene and…

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Strange Tidings

Wow! How did October roll around so quickly? I’ve got a couple exciting tidbits to share with you all!  First, my Kami White mystery series is finally in the hands of my agent and should start finding its way out into the world soon. My fingers are crossed! Second, I’m taking a short break from…

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A Day In the Life

  What about me? What is there to say? Would a poem about me and my day, satisfy this curiosity? Fed cats, coffee coffee. Sit to work and try to write, read instead. Why as adults may we not go to bed, in the middle of the day? Cat thinks it’s okay. The vacuum was…

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Brain Bubble

  Hi, all! The previous website had a corrupted database. I ended up having to uninstall and re-install from scratch. I’m trying to salvage files from the old database, but it may take some time to get things back to something that looks like normal around here. I promise I’m working on it as fast as…

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