When I was a kid, I used to collect stamps. My mother started me off with an old chocolate box full of stamps that she’d ripped off old envelopes and parcels. My mother never met a stamp she could bear to throw away and I’ve inherited the trait. Although I no longer actively collect stamps, I find myself tearing them off envelopes and chucking them into an old biscuit box. Since hubby and I don’t have children, I have no idea what I’ll do with them. Meantime, my collection keeps growing.
I’ve collected a few other things during my life—one that you’ve probably collected as well is books.I have shelves of non-fiction books, mainly to do with history that I use for research. I also have a collection of my favorite romances, although these days these are more likely to be electronic than paper.
I enjoy cooking and have lots of recipe books and recipes ripped from magazines and ones I’ve discovered online. Evernote (http://www.evernote.com) is the perfect app for snipping online recipes, if you haven’t discovered it yet.
Mr. Munro and I enjoy traveling, and over the years I’ve purchased lots of T-shirts at places we’ve visited. I have T-shirts from Zimbabwe, Alaska, China, Australia, Tonga, Florida Keys, Yellowstone, Nicaragua and Hawaii just to name a few. My favorite writing uniform is jeans and a T-shirt during winter and shorts and a T-shirt during the summer.
Today I thought I’d showcase a few of my favorites:
Tourist Camels from Turkey
Greek Gods from Mykonos, Greece
Turtle and the Shark from American Samoa
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Here is my latest release: Biding His Thyme
Ellora’s Cave http://www.ellorascave.com/biding-his-thyme.html
All Romance ebooks https://www.allromanceebooks.com/product-bidinghisthyme-1145896-340.html?referrer=509f18e61b0cf
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Shelley Munro is tall and curvaceous with blue eyes and a smile that turns masculine heads everywhere she goes. She’s a university tutor and an explorer/treasure hunter during her vacations. Skilled with weapons and combat, she is currently in talks with a producer about a television series based on her world adventures.
Shelley is also a writer blessed with a VERY vivid imagination and lives with her very own hero in New Zealand. She writes mainly erotic romance in the contemporary, paranormal and historical genres for publishers Carina Press, Ellora’s Cave and Samhain Publishing. You can learn more about Shelley and her books at http://www.shelleymunro.com.
AMAZON AUTHOR PAGE: http://www.amazon.com/Shelley-Munro/e/B001JOWGNK