Summer of Suspense – Book Reviews

Posted Aug 23 2017 in , , ,

As usual, I spent my summer reading. Ok, I did other things too but I always had a book close by. Here are three suspense/thrillers that kept me thinking about them long after I finished:   In The Woods by Tana French: Tana French has been writing books for years but I just discovered her. […]

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Dream A Little Big Dream

Posted Jul 12 2017 in , , , , ,

Today I want to ponder dreams. Not the ones where you walk into a public place naked or show up for your final exam and realize you haven’t been to class all year. I mean the big dreams. The life dreams. One of my favorite quotes is: “If your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t […]

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Writing the Book is the Easy Part

Posted Feb 21 2017 in , , , ,

I finished my latest rewrite on TRAPPED. I did it. I got it to a place where I believe it needs to be. I edited and sharpened and exchanged weak verbs for strong ones and eliminated “filler words” to the point where my eyes crossed. I eliminated entire scenes. I created new ones. I mixed up […]

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Six Questions for Author Liz Talley

Posted Feb 16 2017 in , , , ,

Are you feeling like you still need a little more romance after Valentine’s Day? I’ve got the perfect thing: a chat with contemporary romance writer, Liz Talley. Liz just happens to be a close of friend of mine (because I stalked her at a local writers conference – more on that another time!), and I […]

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Book Recommendation!

Posted Feb 13 2017 in , ,

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert, people. Stop what you’re doing. I mean it. Stop. And get this book. Download it, purchase it, borrow it, listen to it – whatever you need to do, just get it and give it to your creative soul for Valentine’s Day. This book will speak to writers and artists and, well, anyone! […]

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