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In The Blood – Acknowledgements

When my review copy of In The Blood arrived,Β  I was a little overwhelmed by holding it in my hand and seeing it in person, feeling the weight of it, breathing in the new book smell of paper and ink. Those of you who… Continue Reading “In The Blood – Acknowledgements”

Preorder Links for In The Blood (Release Date: July 1)

I am very excited to announce that July 1 is the release date of my upcoming novel, In the Blood: Book One of The Blood Royal Saga! The ebook is now available for presale at several online retailers. Paperbacks are available from Amazon and… Continue Reading “Preorder Links for In The Blood (Release Date: July 1)”

Mixed Bag

Since In the Blood is at the printers, and a large part of what I have to do involves waiting, I thought I’d do a sort of cornucopia of things I’m doing or that I find interesting. Editing I’ve got some editing work lined… Continue Reading “Mixed Bag”

Time for a Different Hat

All last winter and this spring, I’ve been finishing my manuscript, and then setting up my business in order to get the ball rolling with publishing In the Blood: Book One of The Blood Royal Saga, the first novel in my vampire series. Now… Continue Reading “Time for a Different Hat”

Vampire Novel, In the Blood, Available July 1st – Preorder Now!

I am very excited to announce that July 1 is the release date of my upcoming novel, In the Blood: Book One of The Blood Royal Saga! The ebook is now available for presale at: Amazon Barnes & Noble Kobo As soon as the… Continue Reading “Vampire Novel, In the Blood, Available July 1st – Preorder Now!”

Why I Joined the Resistance

Last year was touted as “the year of the woman” with film after film and book after book focusing on strong women in lead roles forced to save the world from dire foes against impossible odds. This year, it seems, we are being asked… Continue Reading “Why I Joined the Resistance”

Digging into the Past, Writing into the Future

This past summer, my mother and I drove from our small town in Missouri all the way to the top of Newfoundland where Leif Erikson landed. The journey was absolutely an adventure, encompassing  over six thousand miles of driving and three weeks of camping… Continue Reading “Digging into the Past, Writing into the Future”

Interview with Kari Anne Kilgore

When I heard that my friend and colleague, indie author Kari Anne Kilgore, had three books coming out at the end of October 2016, I was both amazed by her productivity and excited to add them to my collection. Kari and I first got… Continue Reading “Interview with Kari Anne Kilgore”

Various and Sundry

Ordinarily, I have a theme I focus on as I write my blog entries, but my mind is everywhere all at once this weekend, so I’m just going to give you pieces of that instead. What I’m writing: I’m working on additions/changes to Book… Continue Reading “Various and Sundry”

Things My Teacher Taught Me: In Memoriam

Yesterday, I received some shocking news that a woman, Nicki Alexopoulos, who had been teacher, mentor, and friend to me was shot and killed by her own son who then shot another family friend (now in hospital recovering from multiple gunshots) who’d been visiting… Continue Reading “Things My Teacher Taught Me: In Memoriam”