Start At The Beginning

Your editor is your friend. They make your books much tighter, brighter, smarter...I could go on and on about the importance of having a good relationship with your editor. For me, my editor is also my sounding board, and not just at the end of the project. Right now, I'm working on the sixth book... Continue Reading →

My Characters Are Being Grumpy

If you would have asked me what I meant by this a month ago, I would have told you that my characters were being grumpy (or maybe stingy is the better word) in sharing their story with me. Not many words were making their way to my laptop. Now, as I've started writing again, my... Continue Reading →

Time To Clean House

At the end of every year I spend time cleaning out my house. I call it "the purge". I go through closets, and cupboards, and nooks and crannies to get rid of things that I really don't need anymore. And when I'm done, I have such a sense of accomplishment as it prepares me for... Continue Reading →

Time for a Reread

December is a hard time for me to stay in the writer zone. It could be preparation for the holidays, or it could be that I need a break. Either way, I allow myself to relax the last few weeks of the year so that I can kick it into writer gear again in January.... Continue Reading →

Kickbutt Writer Princess Comes to Life!

For those of you have been following me, you know that when I release books, I take a picture with my newest release and my tiara. Why? Because it represents my kickbutt writer princess persona. So I thought it would be cool to have Melissa Stevens, my amazingly talented cover artist, create me as -... Continue Reading →

Binge Reading…Really

I confess, growing up I was a TV junkie. And now with cable, Prime, Netflix, etc, I could really binge on the numerous shows available. Interestingly enough, in the past few years, I have replaced my TV watching with book reading. Rabid book reading at times. My new binge revolves around books not shows. Recently,... Continue Reading →

Halloween Costume Time!

As promised, I am sharing my Halloween costume! This year, I decided to spend time in the Peanuts universe. And of course, Lucy was my obvious choice. This pic shows Lucy getting ready to see patients. The skits with Lucy offering advice are some of my favorite parts of the TV shows. There is something... Continue Reading →

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