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November 5, 2019

When I sit down to write I love almost anything instrumental. I can’t have other people’s words floating through my thoughts. I will listen to light jazz, classical, even some ambient music . One play list I love to use on Spotify when I am working on a new piece is th...

October 1, 2019

More recently, I use reading for pleasure as my reward for getting my own work finished, so I have been in a bit of a dry spell trying to get two books ready to publish. That being said, I have the third book in this series all loaded and ready to go when I get to a po...

September 24, 2019

The interesting thing I learned in my research was that the Regency Courtesan was the reality stars of their day. They were watched and ogled by the masses to see what they wore, where they chose to spend their time, who they spent their time with, and what they did. I...

May 13, 2019

I want you to understand, you did your job. You lost sleep, made sacrifices, and put them first and you deserve recognition. No parent is perfect, and as parents we do the best we can on any given day. (again, not talking about the abusive, or neglectful parents, there...

April 15, 2019

If you are a parent, then you know making choices about what you pursue is a daily thing. You have responsibilities and you don’t want to let those who depend on you down, so maybe the idea of writing the novel, or owning the art store seems far away. You have bills, i...

April 1, 2019

Wow, where did last month go? That was the fastest March in record. As spring is starting to sprout everyone starts thinking about opening the windows, airing out the house, and cleaning out the cobwebs from winter. This month’s theme here at my blog is “Taking Stock.”...

March 25, 2019

It is universal in the book world that any reader or writer has that one book they hold near and dear. They will have it I all formats (I just found out this book comes in hardcover and you can believe I am getting it), if they have an autographed copy that will be the...

March 18, 2019

I need to find out what they want, even if they don’t know what they want. They need to be in a situation where acting counter to what is expected is their only choice for moving forward. I also realized that I needed heroines who could handle my heroes. If they can’t...