Pardon Me While I Crow: New Book Deal!

It’s probably good you can’t see my victory dance. It’s not pretty. Ready for my big news? I just signed a two-book deal with Entangled Publishing for my paranormal romance series! Can’t tell you how delighted I am to find a home for my “geekfest” superhero stories. Writing about characters who save the day but […]

Interview with Literary Agent Courtney Miller-Callihan

When I queried literary agents, I figured my first choice agent was probably out of reach. Imagine my surprise when the fabulous Courtney Miller-Callihan from Greenburger Associates called back with a “Yes!” Courtney is just as fun and savvy as everyone says she is. I’m so glad she’s here today to talk about the inside […]

It’s Re-Release Day + Cover Reveal

I’m delighted to announce the “re-release” of my debut historical, Song for Sophia, Book 1 in the Rougemont Series. Wilhelm and Sophia feel like old friends, so it’s great to have their story back up. To celebrate, I’d like to share one of my favorite excerpts. I especially enjoy the midpoint of a love story, where […]

Check Out This Gorgeous Cover: Song for Sophia Re-release!

Drumroll, please. I had to sit on this a while, waiting for the final approved version, and it darn near killed me. And now you see why, right? It’s stunning, isn’t it? Elaina Lee at For The Muse Design outdid herself, and I’m delighted with the piano in the background, especially. Let’s make it official: I’m […]

My Cat Picked The Jewelry Giveaway Winners!

Thanks to everyone who supported my blog tour! I enjoyed meeting new readers and visiting interesting new blogs. A big thanks also to Goddess Fish, a promotion company I highly recommend. Without further ado, here is the winner Rafflecopter randomly selected for the Victorian-style pearl jewelry set: Entry #459, for adding the book to her […]

Be A Fan + Get Free Stuff!

You, dear reader, are pretty awesome. It’s time I sent out a big THANK YOU! for your support and encouragement. You keep telling me it’s time to get organized, so let’s do it! Announcing… MD Easy Street As in, street team, but a fairly laid back one, to be honest. I don’t know about you, but […]

Book Tour Alert + Jewelry Giveaway

To celebrate The King of Threadneedle Street blog tour HAPPENING NOW, I’m giving away this Victorian-style genuine freshwater pearl jewelry set, including a 2-strand necklace, 2-strand bracelet, and sterling silver earrings. You see a variety of lavender, silver, and peacock pearls, faceted onyx, and bicone Swarovski crystal beads. The ear hooks are sterling silver. Jewelry making is a […]

Good News: NRCA Win!

This was my dessert, which the lovely Angela N. Blount ate in my honor at the NRCA ceremony. So I was hanging out at the YMCA pool, rockin’ my visor hat and counting the four heads of my children to be sure none of them stayed underwater for long, when my phone rang. East coast […]

Rachel ROCKS! Blog Hop + Giveaway

I love a good fairy tale with a Happily Ever After, so Rachel Van Dyken’s dazzling success as an indie / small press author is inspiring to me. Did you hear? She just landed a big New York publishing contract for her New Adult #1 bestselling Seaside series. You’ve probably heard of Rachel’s latest hit, The […]

New Historical! The King of Threadneedle Street

He owns three shipping companies, a diamond mine, and his own castle. He knows Portuguese, Hindu, Mandarin and Morse code. His assets net thirteen million. Lord Preston wants the one thing money can’t buy… (Imagine that intro in James Earl Jones’ voice.) I’m proud to present The King of Threadneedle Street, my newest historical (set […]