Happy Holidays from AustenBlog



Wishing our Gentle Readers a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year from the Editrix and Dorothy.

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It is a truth universally acknowledged that websites are like sharks: they must continually move forward or die.* So it’s time for AustenBlog to make with the fin and big teeth.



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*sticks nose out of burrow*


*sees shadow*

*runs back into burrow*

(kidding. but…baby steps.)

Thanks for all the e-mails. I am fine, just sitting around feeling sorry for myself for no good reason. Let’s see if we can get back into gear.

Happy New Year!


Have a safe and happy New Year

Check back on New Year’s Day for some actual blog content! Yes!

You know you haven’t blogged in a long time when…


…WordPress has changed its dashboard and it takes a couple of minutes to figure out how to write a new post!

The zombies didn’t get me. I think I’m going through a period of burnout along with writer’s block and a bit of ADD that has me pursuing other interests. I miss blogging, though, and I miss my Gentle Readers. I will try to do better, and hope you will forgive me for yet another unscheduled hiatus.

Also the Minions have sent me beaucoup book reviews that have been sitting in my e-mail box! I’ll definitely post one of these tonight and more soon. They (both the Minions and the reviews) do not deserve such a fate.