May 11, 2012

Friday Quickie

25 quickie facts about Tricia Jones:

Birthday? 29 July
Favorite color? Red
Favorite animal? Dog
Siblings? Younger brother
Favorite drink? Champagne
If you were a jelly bean flavor, what flavor would you be? Blackcurrant
Favorite author? Only one? It would have to be Nora Roberts
Favorite dish? Fish and Chips
Ice cream flavor? Liquorice
Favorite Season? Spring
Plotter or Pantser? Pantser with plotting tendencies
Hobbies? Reading, gardening, playing with puppy, travelling, sleeping
Dream vacation? Monte Carlo
Favorite TV show? Castle and Neighbors (Australian soap)
Musical preference? Eclectic
Pet peeve? Injustice
Favorite place to write? My study
Favorite song? Lady Magdalene by Neil Diamond
Odd family fact? Hmm, nothing springs to mind. We’re a pretty normal bunch.
Unforgettable moment? Standing with my husband and watching elephants come to the waterhole at Treetops in Nairobi
Favorite Superhero? Wolverine
Spicy or not? Hate spicy food, but love spicy books
Cat or dog? Dog. We puppy walk for guide dogs.
Favorite candy bar? Bounty
Favorite guilty pleasure? Chocolate

Summarize your book Twitter style – 140 characters or less: 

An old fairy gate and a crusading redhead thwart "Bull" McKinley's plans for a lucrative development deal.


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Vonnie Davis ~ Romance Author said...

You've given some intriguing answers to your quickie questions. Watching elephants approach their watering hole? Too cool. Best of luck to your writing career.

AJ Nuest said...

YES! Yes, yes, YES!!! Another wolverine lover. RAWR! Glad to know there's another one out there...but let's face it Hugh Jackman is just too yummy to ignore. Whoot!

Lavada Dee said...

Loved the Facts. This was a fun blog to read. You did great with that short blurb on Bull at the Gate.

Tricia Jones said...

I still have to pinch myself that we actually got to see them, Vonnie!

Yes AJ, Hugh was perhaps a teency part of the reason I picked Wolverine ;)

Hi Lavada, and thanks for the compliment on the blurb :)

Nancy Jardine Author said...

I love liquorice too! Good answers! Best wishes to you.

Sarah Grimm said...

LoVe that you puppy walk for guide dogs! Thanks for visiting, Tricia. :-)

Tricia Jones said...

Well, liquorice is good for us, Nancy, so any reason to indulge is okay by me ;)

Tricia Jones said...

And thanks very much for inviting me to your blog, Sarah. It's been fun!