Deb Kim’s Dead Language Advice

Best advice I have ever gotten? Easy. It was in 1979, during Latin class at prep school. Don’t laugh, I loved Latin and well, my Dad made me take it. At least I didn’t have to learn a new alphabet like my friends who took Greek. My teacher was Mark Harrington, a funny, engaging guy who looked and acted like Bill Murray. If we could translate a sentence, he’d exempt…

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Deb Kim: I’ve Never Given Up Imaginary Friends

I sat down to write about my friends for this week’s “friendship” theme, and decided to take different approach. Sure, we all have friends. Casual acquaintances, lifelong friends, the nice lady who baristas up my venti coffee so that I can get on with my day. All friends. Many of my best friends aren’t real. They are characters in books. I turn to them for company, comfort, a quick visit down memory lane…

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Party with Alicia … and the new Debs!

If you’re looking to party in Philly, join me tonight, Wednesday, August 11, at 6 p.m. I’ll be signing books and serving cupcakes at the Barnes & Noble at 18th & Walnut (Rittenhouse). I’d love to see you there! It will be a great party. Speaking of parties, fans of the Debutante Ball are in for a phenomenal treat this upcoming year. Here’s a sneak peek at the awesome books…

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Welcome Guest Author Kim Stagliano

We are happy to welcome Kim Stagliano, an up-and-coming author who has been in the submission phase of this business for a short while. I met Kim a few years back in an online writing group and quickly fell for her wit and charm. We’ve since even met in person and I can tell you she’s cute, smart and sassy, on top of it all! The thing about Kim that…

Saturday, July 12, 2008

News Flash! December 16, 2007

Friends of Deb News: Kim Stagliano is hosting Kimberly Willis Holt, author of Piper Reed, Navy Brat (it’s supposed to be a terrific book) on Tuesday, December 18 at her blog. If you’ve never visited Kim’s blog, check it out. She’s really fun to read and an amazing, tenacious mom. What the debs are reading: Deb Jenny: Christmas lists, checking them twice. And her own manuscript she’s trying to finish….

Sunday, December 16, 2007