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Condor is Here!

I am very excited about the up coming Condor event I have three panels this weekend!
 Two on Friday the first at 1pm;  Romance Fantasy: Adapting the Elements
Shannon Messchrift 2_whiteBGsenger(M), Sherwood Smith, Karri Thompson, Sherri Rabinowitz, Lillian Csernica
Then at 4pm; The Physics of Time Travel
Calvin Johnson(M), Michael Dennin, Will Morton, Jefferson P. Swycaffer, Sherri Rabinowitz
Then the last one on Saturday at 10am; Star Trek – Revival or Travesty
Stephen Potts, Jean Graham, Gerry Williams(M), Michael Underwood, Sherri Rabinowitz
The convention is at the Town and Country hotel.
 This weekend from March 21st to March 23rd, 2014.
Please visit me at a panel or in the dealer room! Here is the link to the full schedule; http://www.condorcon.org/events/schedule.html

My guest on Chatting With Sherri this week; Nancy Holder and I met on a panel at my last convention, here is a short video with our introductions; http://youtu.be/ZvzLNqGR0Z8 .  On Tuesday I chatted with the talented and kind best-selling author buffymakingofaslayer-large (2)Nancy-1aNancy Holder! She came by to chat about her new book; BUFFY: THE MAKING OF A SLAYER. She is really one of the foremost experts on the series, Buffy: The Vampire Slayer. The twentieth anniversary of the show is coming up and this beautiful book is perfect for any fan of the show. She talks about her writing, her family and how it all started. It was a fun chat and a must listen to the many Buffy fans out there; http://tobtr.com/s/6083121 .

This week on Chatting With Sherri we welcome author Jas T. Ward! Her latest book is; Madness (Book One of the Shadow-jasKeepers Series) A man never meant to be. In love with a woman who never knew he existed inMadness Proof Front Final Original (2) the dark split-personality of a hero. And her next book coming out in May is; Love’s Bitter Harvest; Matt thinks he’s half a in love with a woman who left him when he was whole. Will tragedy seed Love’s Bitter Harvest? Please join us for a fun half hour! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rithebard/2014/03/25/chatting-with-sherri

The deadline for play submissions  for Sherri’s play house will be on May 15th and the last day to get your resume in for auditions for the plays will be April 15th. So you have to get your resume in to me at the same time taxes have to get to the IRS 🙂 Please send your submissions to rithebard@yahoo.com or message me on Facebook. As I told you last week I have a page for Sherri’schrift-3.-reds Playhouse on Facebook. Please check there for anything new and exciting! We will have a live Blogtalk radio broadcast like the old Playhouse 90 from the 1950′s. It will be called Sherri’s Playhouse:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sherris-Playhouse/1415103118746094 . We will do it once a month and it will cover all kinds of plays, I would like the playwright to narrate the show and I will direct and produce it. It is an exciting recreation of a great but lost art. Please join me!

IMG001 (2)I have a new article on Yahoo Voices about loss self-esteem. It is really how the loss of my beloved Dad changed my life ; http://voices.yahoo.com/loss-self-worth-12561022.html?cat=43

the great gatsbyMy review of the latest remake of  The Great Gatsby, it’s really a comparative study of all the shows and the book;  http://wp.me/p2MXCg-34 

Time is running out to become a part of the next issue of Sherri’s Jewel Box in April. Our deadline is day April 15th , if your hobby is making jewelery let me know about it. Send me a note and some pics of your pieces. If I love it, I will contact you and jewel_3you will be a part of my next issue. Please email me at;Rithebard@yahoo.com. For inspiration please check out my last issue, it is about the beauty of silence in winter. It is perfect for the winter months. Have you ever walked out in the still morning after a snow when there is a chill but not freezing and it is just beautiful and peaceful? The amazing pieces of jewelery for this issue are beautiful and we have great articles and features that touches on the beauty of winter!http://sherrisjewelbox.weebly.com
I am so proud of this amazing trailer for my book; Fantasy Time Inc.;http://youtu.be/KfpnhUYFRXY
postcardthat my friend Nancy Healy created for me. Please check out my publisher’s website, there is a selection of the story read by myself on it and your choice of GeBA_Sticker-Nominated-GOLDvendor;http://outskirtspress.com/webpage.php?ISBN=9781432758110  
Also if you buy and e-book you can get and autograph on this clever site;
Get your e-book signed by Sherri Rabinowitz

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A Busy June Ahead For Me!

IMG_9195I had a wonderful time with Charmaine Hammond on her amazing Blogtalk radio show; Your Book As a Business.  We talked about my own show Chatting murder incWith Sherri and why I do it.  We also chatted about my writing, including my novels Murder Inc. and Fantasy Time Inc.  and my e-magazine Sherri’s Jewel Box and the beauty within it. One of the more interesting parts of the interview was our discussion of all my ideas for marketing. She was very kind and said they were all very inventive.  Please listen to it at;  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/your-book-as-a-business/2013/05/29/guest-sherri-rabinowi   

Ala Oprah I decided to have my own on-line book club called; Sherri’s On Line Book Club. Since I know it livepreviewwell and I will lead the talk I would like the first book to be Fantasy Time Inc on June 30th at 1130am. Then I will ask my author friends who would like to lead the next talk with one of their books and so forth, and so forth. Does it sound like fun? On Facebook;  https://www.facebook.com/events/474453272631513/ on Goodreads; http://www.goodreads.com/event/show/892000-sherri-s-on-line-book-club

I had a wonderful time with my guests Lynne and Valerie Constantine who chatted about their  novel; Circle Dance. It was important to pass on to their children the traditions and cdcover (2)EPSON scanner imageexperiences unique to them as second generation Greek Americans and this book was the outcome of their quest. Circle Dance is a story of a prosperous Greek American family, sisters Nicole and Theodora have achieved the perfect balance between the old world rich in Greek tradition and the freedom of life in America.  http://tobtr.com/s/4767787.

My guests this Tuesday will be Thomas S. Smith and James Darrell Williams  to WhichOneAmI Cover Web (2)160x160 JamesDarrellWilliams ThomasSmith PhotoByJoyNeely (2)chat about their book; Which One Am I?: A Memoir about Multiple Personalities and Deep Southern Secrets.  It should be a fascinating chat; 

On June  22nd I will be attending the San Diego Book Awards 2013 which will give me a great chance postcardto meet other writers and to sell my books. I am very excited by the opportunity.   Here are the details;  6-7 pm: hors d’oeuvres buffet, 7-9 pm: ceremony, 9-10 pm: dessert and door prizes Before and after the ceremony, authors will be displaying and selling their books.  Tickets: $29 per person, you can contact them at; www.sdbookawards.com


After hearing so much about the new movie of The Great Gatsby I decided to re-read it. I always loved the book and realized it had been a very long time since I read it. My review of The Great Gatsby; http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/317254491

The  new issue of Sherri’s Jewel Box is out! It’s  called jewel_3Spring and Hope. I felt during this time of tragedy and unrest we need to have something with hope and beauty in it.  The talented artists; Nathalie Leseine, Hannah Pazderka and Debbie Solan of  The Fusionglass Company here in San Diego.  It will be a new and exciting issue. A chance to feel happy and renewed; http://sherrisjewelbox.weebly.com/

I started a new meet up in my area called The La Mesa Creative Types; I decided that I would like to invent a creative circle to encourage and help each other to promote our talents. My first meet up is this Sunday.  I thought it would be a great way to make friends in the area and to encourage talent. http://www.meetup.com/La-Mesa-Creative-Types/  

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