Mixing it Up

Pumpkins

It’s that time of year again when pumpkins become a thing. I love to use the opportunity to add some pumpkin to my chocolate chip oatmeal cookies. Just mixing things up a little creates a…

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Two Bits of Exciting News


Yes, I’m celebrating! Flight of the Spark won a silver medal for YA Epic Fantasy in the Readers’ Favorite contest. Thrilled and delighted doesn’t seem to cover it. I’m grateful for the support from my…

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Another Writing Hurdle Overcome


I’m so excited to be able to tell you that I sent the third book in my series off to my editor last week. It’s looking like I’ll be able to launch the Sting of…

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Things are Heating Up


The summer’s heating up, and so is the action in Sting of Power. I’m winding down the process of working in suggestions from my early readers.  The plus side is their ideas are making the…

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How Should I End the Outlawed Myth Series?


I made a big push the last few weeks and finished the first rewrite of Flood of Fire, Book 4 in the Outlawed Myth series. Now I’ll get back to Book 3, now on the…

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What Makes You Fall in Love with a Book?


What makes you fall in love with a book and want to read it over and over and race to buy anything else that author writes? That’s a question I’d love to know the answer…

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Worldbuilding Wonders


Thank you all for your support during the launch of Flicker of the Flame. We had several good days of sales, and it couldn’t have happened without you. An fervent thank you to those of…

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Give the Gift of Escape


Anyone else wanting to escape this year? I know I do, and reading has been one of my favorite ways to do that. Lately I’ve been reading a lot of cookie recipes. But in between…

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Pressing the Pause Button


I’m taking a moment to press the pause button and think about what could have been. It was a chilly, windy evening. And my husband ended up in a ditch. Not through any fault of…

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Why I’m Thinking About Vertigo


Just to add some more excitement to my life I’ve been watching the floor and ceiling of my room rock. No, this isn’t an earthquake. Or alcohol induced. Just a touch of vertigo. If you’ve…

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