Author Archives: Jeannie

About Jeannie

NYC born and raised. Bibliophile and ailurophile. Aspiring writer and singer of karaoke masterpieces. Humongous fan of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series. 2013 Reading Challenge Jeannie has read 77 books toward her goal of 100 books. hide 77 of 100 (77%) view books

Re-reading, revisiting, and re-loving The Dragonriders of Pern


*Note: series spoilers! When I was in high school, I was introduced to Anne McCaffrey’s Dragonriders of Pern series. I fell in love with the dragons and their riders. I mean, who wouldn’t want to have a telepathic relationship with a … Continue reading

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Outlander Hiatus = Time to Write


It’s been quite a while since I actually posted new, and original, content. I apologize for that, Dear Readers, but sometimes life just takes hold and won’t let go.  Or in my case, Outlander took hold and didn’t let go.  At least … Continue reading

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Breezy Point – A Year After Sandy


Both sets of my grandparents settled in Breezy Point, New York, in their youths.  My mom’s parents went in on a bungalow with her aunt and uncle on Suffolk Walk in the ealry ’50’s.  My dad’s parents built their bungalow … Continue reading

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Help Me Choose My Next Song!


You love to hear them, I love to write and sing them… but I had four bouncing in my head on the way home today- so who do I finish first? Take the poll and let me know!! #Outlander #Songs

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How Did I get Here? Influencing Jeannie


When I was just a little girl, I asked my mother “What will I be? Will I be pretty, will I be rich?” Here’s what she said to me… “Do your homework.” My mom was and remains one of the biggest … Continue reading

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