Author Archives: Pat Keelyn

Getting out of Texas — for the summer.

Summers in Texas are brutal. The heat index last week was 107. Yikes! It’s a bit cooler this week, but anyone who’s lived here for more than a year knows it will be back in the 100s soon. I figure … Continue reading

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A Melancholy Mother’s Day

As Mother’s Day approaches, I’ve been thinking about my mom. She passed away over ten years ago, but recently she’s been on my mind a lot. (Maybe it’s my age.) I tell my grandchildren about her and show them pictures. … Continue reading

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A Romantic Valentine Day Date

Let me tell you about my most romantic Valentine Day date. When my husband and I were dating, we lived in South Florida where the weather in mid-February is often lovely. For our first Valentine Day together, he surprised me … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Here’s wishing everyone a happy and healthy New Year.

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A Morning Memory

Sometimes the smallest things can remind us of someone we love and lost. Every morning, I take the littles to school.  For anyone who hasn’t dropped off a kid at elementary school lately, let me tell you, the efficiency would … Continue reading

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What’s on your eReader?

Tell me what’s on your eReader for a chance to win an Amazon Gift Card. I’m always looking for the next great read.  So, here is your chance to share what you’re reading, get me to read it too, and … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading.

I just finished The Raven Boys, book one in Maggie Stiefvater’s Raven Cycle series.  Wow! My good friend, Kathleen, recommended it, and I don’t think I’ve ever read one of her recommendations that I didn’t love. (She also introduced me … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Day Tribute

I’ve been tempted more than once to write a character into one of my books who needs to be tortured or knocked off.  Admit it, we all have a person or two who’s crossed our path that we’d really like … Continue reading

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Keeping Katie

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Wild Thing by Judith Arnold

Love this series! I just finished Wild Thing, the third book in Judith Arnold’s delightful series, The Magic Jukebox. I’ve enjoyed all three books, but Wild Thing may just be my favorite. If you’re looking for a smart, sexy, feel-good … Continue reading

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