Last spring I entered the Readers’ Favorite 2018 International Book Awards contest along with two-to-three thousand other authors. Much to my pleasant surprise, Busted received the Bronze award (third place) in the Fiction – Suspense genre. I discovered the first-and-second place winners in the fiction – suspense genre are international best selling authors, then me. Yay! There’s…

Why was July 1, 2018 significant? Last Sunday was the deadline for marijuana companies to submit samples for testing to determine if their products meet California’s quality standards. Lab Testing Cannabis When Californians approved marijuana legalization in 2016, the state began issuing licenses for growing, testing, and selling pot starting on January 1, 2018. Many…