Ha Ha Holiday Laughs:
Mark Petruska lends his blog to Lisa Nowak so she can teach us all How to Write a Farcical Holiday Letter.
Jenny Hansen celebrates her 15th Risky Baby Business post with her Holiday Collection of Fun Baby Links.
Wendy Matheson is back and blogging! She recaps the holidays in Smiles, Soup, Santa and Silliness. Go and play her Santa photo caption game!
Are you still shopping? Ellie Ann Soderstrom has you covered in her Holiday Gift Guide. So go ahead, buy Aunt Marge those spandex shorts!
Books, books, books and Writing:
I love ‘Best of’ blog posts and Sara Grambusch just did hers in My Favorite Books of 2011.
Jillian from A Room of One’s Own blogs Happy Birthday Jane Austen from a Former Naysayer.
Tiffany White interviews new author Stephanie Nelson about her paranormal series Craved and Deceived.
Kristen Lamb serves up awesome in her psychedelic post Aspiring is for Pansies: Tough Love and Being a Writer.
Jenny Hansen blogged this past weekend for the Life List Club at Sonia Medeiros about the Most Important Writing Lesson I Ever Learned. This one stuck with me.
Catie Rhodes shared the history of Folk Magic in Appalachia and you can learn by through the research books and stories in her blog comments too!
I’m off to get some wrapping done! But stick around, chat a little. I’ll be back with cocoa!