Meet the Author
Melissa Banczak has lived all over the country, thanks to her now-retired military spouse. She currently resides in Florida, where she’s a reasonable driving distance to roller coasters in the Orlando area. An unexpected encounter with her daughter’s nine foot boa, Strawberry Margarita, led to the idea for the first book in her June Nash MisAdventure series. In a former life she was a literary agent working mainly with screenplays. When she’s not writing, she and her husband run. Slowly. She accidentally completed her first marathon in 2017, when she didn’t hear her husband ask if she’d like to stop at 13.1. She would have.
- Whoo and hoo! Last night at 1:05am I sent How to Square Your Grouper off to the editor. I’m celebrating with a little mango rum. The wait is almost over June Bugs! #iwaswriting #newbookalert #mangorum #junenashmisadventuresI am loving this pedal thingie! Keeps me from wandering out of my office when I get stir crazy from sitting too long writing. #iamwriting #iamexercisingtoo #iamridingmybike sort of #officespace #officeexercise #officefunOne of my favorite pics from last year’s Flower and Garden show at Epcot. #disneyworld #epcot #flowerandgardenfestival #flowerandgardenfestival2019 #favoritephotosRode Mickey’s Runaway Railways today. Short line considering it was opening day. Liked it but it was a tad confusing story wise. Will go again next visit. #disneyworldorlando #mickeysrunawayrailway #disneyrides #disneyworldA much needed day away from the computer. Anyone else a carousel fan? #disneyworld #playinghookey #dayinthesun #magickingdomparkYikes! A throwback to me in that horrid white stuff. (Almost 4 yrs ago) Brrr. I don’t even like photos of frozen water droplets. #summerallyearlong #longliveflorida #sunshinenotsnowMaking edits to the last chapter of How to Square Your Grouper. Woo plus hoo. Then off to see Knives Out for a third time. Do you go see something in theaters multiple times? #iamwriting #knivesoutmovie #whatareyouwriting #writinglifeI hit number one! I’m so excited. Hopefully some of those people get the next book in the series! Link in the comments. #junenashmisadventures #whatareyoureading #bookstagrammer #shortreads #bookseries #mysteryseries #freecozymystery #cozymysteryCool. My micro June Nash prequel is number 2. #shortreads #mystery #whatareyoureading #quickreadsFoggy Golden Gate this morning. Love this city but worried my family won’t walk my dog while I’m gone. Came home to too many spots last time! #longweekend #sanfrancisco #goldengatebridge🌉 #missmydog #walkmydoggy
Tag Archives: June Nash Mysteries
Good Adventures, This week, I’m chatting with one of my favorite authors. Romance. Fantasy suspense, giant dogs, and husbands that won’t retire. Links: https://www.lindapoitevin.com (romance website) https://www.facebook.com/LindaPoitevin https://www.lydiahawkebooks.com (urban fantasy website) Even if you don’t read either genre, you need to follow … Continue reading →
Good adventures, This week I had a blast chatting with Noir author John D. Patten about his pulp detective series. Gritty bad guys. Gritty good guys. Off the charts action. Links: Find John on his website. Read John’s books – they’re currently in … Continue reading →
Good Adventures Today, I’m reading chapters 4-6 from my work in progress which is tentatively titled, Four Bullets and a Ghost but who knows. That might change. Rather listen to the podcast? Click here. Ch 1 is here Chs 2 … Continue reading →
Good Adventures. Today, I’m chatting with paranormal romance author TK Lawyer about her Angel series. Have a listen and check out her books. Don’t forget to subscribe and leave a comment. Especially if you’re a fan of romance with angels. … Continue reading →
This week on the vlog Poetry explained to me did it work we’ll see ~ Good Adventures, Thanks to my friend Todd I learned all about poetry this week. See that Haiku above? Don’t forget to subscribe or leave a … Continue reading →
In the Tampa Area? I’ll be signing copies of How to Sex Your Snake at the Tampa Indie Author Book Convention July 14th and 15th. If you’d like free tickets, you can get them until June 30th by clicking here. … Continue reading →
Waiting for Godot…err Diana It’s Sunday. Time for this week’s book update. Since my latest novel, a sequel to How to Sex Your Snake , takes place in Key West, and I’ve been immersed in research, I thought it would be … Continue reading →
So how do I do that exactly? My back is killing me. The last three nights I’ve slept until noon, I have no energy, and all I wanna do is rewatch every ep of Elementary on hulu. While the hulu … Continue reading →
It’s been just shy of two months since James died. I was scrolling Facebook a couple of weeks ago and stumbled upon an unattributed quote that sums up my sadness.
“I believe the hardest part of healing after you’ve lost someone you love is to recover the “you” that went away with them” Continue reading →
It’s raining. It’s 39 degrees. And I’d be miserable but I just got the first 19 chs of How to Sex Your Snake back from my editor. A quick look through tells me that I don’t have much to fix and … Continue reading →