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The Story behind the (En-)Counter

Let me start by saying we interact with people each and every day, and sometimes we don’t like how the interaction goes. Having lived a long time, I have come to understand that the problem is we, none of us, … Continue reading

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What’s New in 2016

Happy New Year! I hope your holidays were spectacular and now you are resting up and getting back into your routine. Between you and me, I’m glad 2015 is over. Once we hit Halloween, it seems to all go downhill … Continue reading

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

As the Holidays quickly approach, I’d like to take this time to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah 2015. It has been a great year for me with four books out, two of which earned 4.5 stars from … Continue reading

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THE TIME I STAYED IN A CASTLE

It seems to be every kid’s (okay, probably just little girls) dream to stay in a castle, and it took well over fifty years for me to realize that dream.  On my recent trip around Ireland, one of the treats … Continue reading

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THE DAY I MISSED “THE CALL”! + Giveaway

November 7th – WINNERS HAVE BEEN CHOSEN, SEE COMMENT #30 BELOW.   Ten years ago, Friday November 4th, 2005, I came home from work to find a message on the answering machine from Kimberley Young at Harlequin Mills & Boon, UK. … Continue reading

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TEA WITH FRIENDS

Last month I took a wonderful trip to England and Ireland, and while in England, I got to not only meet my wonderful and beautiful editor, Flo Nicoll, one day, but also have high tea with three lovely authors who … Continue reading

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Giveaway! plus: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to a Book Cover

I’ve kept this story to myself, except for sharing it with a few writer friends, then with my lovely bookworms (my read and review crew). Now I’ve decided to share it with my blog readers. It’s about something, that if … Continue reading

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Will Write to Travel

This fall I have bucket list travel plans. I’m going to Ireland complements of my little writing career, and I can’t wait! Note: I’m currently working on book #22 for Harlequin, but already have 25 books under my belt. In twenty-five … Continue reading

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Romantic Comedy or a Millennial Male’s take on Romance?

Lately (for the last five years LOL) I’ve been on a rant about the necessity of making characters in books and movies likable first and flawed second. Apparently authors really love to write rotten-to-the-core protagonists in order to show an … Continue reading

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My Favorite Pregnant Protagonist Movies

Being that my current book – Falling for the Mom-to-Be is a “pregnant heroine book” I thought it would be fun to talk about some of my favorite pregnant protagonist movies here at the blog. Though my book is dramatic … Continue reading

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