Category Archives: Life

Writing about life. Significant events and musings.

New Release!

I’m thrilled to announce a new release in the third, and probably (never say never) final book in the English Village series: One Unforgettable Friday.  RELEASE DATE: December 4, 2017 Available now for PRE-ORDER at Amazon, and Wild Rose Press. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on New Release!

99Cent Sale

I’ve put the second book in the English Village series, One Truth Revealed, on sale today! It should run for two weeks: http://amzn.com/B0714BRTBW     If you haven’t read One Safe Place yet, they can be read out of order, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on 99Cent Sale

I Did Not Win!

Wah! Ha ha. Nope, I did not win the coveted RONE award for my novel, One Safe Place, but I was thrilled to be nominated. I did have a wonderful time at InD’Scribe conference in Burbank, California. The Marriott hotel … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on I Did Not Win!

Grief and Healing

Grief. How do you handle it? When traumatic events occur in the world, how do you keep your sanity, your grasp on what is good on this earth, and continue to enjoy life knowing others have passed, suffered, or still … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Grief and Healing

Ready for Galleys

It seems the month of September has been spent in doing edits. Round one edits were tough, but I was happy with the extended time they got, and the trimming the manuscript needed to provide a better pace. Then soon … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Ready for Galleys

Copy Edits

I received first round copy edits for One Unforgettable Friday, yesterday. The first round is about content issues, then there’ll be a line edit, and another look before I sign off on the galley copy. I love working with Cindy … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Copy Edits

Weather

The United States has experienced unusual weather patterns in many states. None as horrific as in Texas, with Hurricane Harvey. Unbelievable, relentless rain, and massive flooding. My heart goes out, not only to friends who live in Texas, and the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Weather

Catching Up

The Wild Rose Press contract for One Unforgettable Friday, has been signed, sealed, and delivered. Now I’m yours, dear editor. Ha ha. I’m looking forward to getting the copy edits and beginning to put the polish on this last book … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Catching Up

Summer Days.

I did a week of house-sitting for my daughter, while she went to party it up in Cabo. I floated around in her salt water pool, on a giant flamingo float, and enjoyed feeling like a kid. It was also … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | Comments Off on Summer Days.

Goddess Fish Review Tour

I enjoy working with this promotional company: www.goddessfish.com They are always professional, and keep their promises. While they offer many types of virtual book tours, I always choose the review tour, which is once a week, on a Monday, for … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Life | 2 Comments