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The interesting browser history of a writer

I read somewhere that one of the duties of a best friend should be to clear your browser history if you die.  This is especially true for best friends of writers, because our research takes us into strange and surreal … Continue reading

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5 Exciting Things About my Book Launch

What an exciting ride this week has been!  All the published authors I know told me that the launch of my first novel would be something I’d never forget, and man! were they ever right!  There’s no way I can … Continue reading

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It’s official! I’m published!

It’s a very surreal day for me today. CRIMSON AND CLOVER is now officially published by Crimson Romance! Yes, my baby is now out in the world, and I’m sitting here still in shock that it actually happened. Whew! My … Continue reading

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Blind as a bat

While trying to take out my last pair of contact lenses the other day I manged to rip one in half.  Did I mention this was my last pair of lenses?  And since my insurance provider is stingy, I’ve not … Continue reading

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5 words that should make a comeback

A recent tweet by Agent Janet Reid caught my eye because it contained the word “keister.”  I immediately replied expressing my admiration that someone still uses that particular term.  In subsequent tweets, she and I agreed that keister is a … Continue reading

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10 lines from books that I love

Image via cellar_door_films, WANA Commons While I was dusting my bookshelf the other day, my eyes passed over the covers of the books there and my mind recalled bits and pieces of each one, little reminders of the joy I find … Continue reading

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Cover art for CRIMSON AND CLOVER!

As the release date for Crimson and Clover draws closer, all kinds of exciting things are happening.  The first is the reveal of the book’s cover art!  So, ta-da! It’s absolutely fantastic, and really captures the feel of the book! … Continue reading

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MUST WRITE ALL THE WORDS!!!

This is me right now.  Except my hair looks better. Up until now I’ve been what’s classified as a slow writer.  After all, it took me years to write “Crimson and Clover”.  But I made excuses for it because it … Continue reading

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Crimson and Clover, the (very) condensed version

One day while reading Query Shark I saw a query that made me wish there was a “buy” button on the page.  That query was written by Josin L. McQuein for her book Premeditated which will be published in October … Continue reading

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HELP THE ELF: I Found Santa’s Missing Nice List!

Hi everyone! A few weeks ago I read where PETE the Elf had a touch too much Eggnog at the Holiday Christmas Party and as he stumbled home, he lost Santa’s NICE LIST. The North Wind scattered the papers to all four corners … Continue reading

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