Smoke & Pearls by Marianne Rice

Smoke & Pearls by Marianne Rice

Sidney Mitchell, granddaughter of a wealthy Dallas icon, loses her beloved Grandpop and her world slips off its axis. When a handsome stranger sends a smile her way at the funeral, she welcomes the distraction and accepts his lunch invitation. He quickly becomes an important figure in her life, helping her forget her grief and […]

STAYING GROUNDED by Marianne Rice

STAYING GROUNDED by Marianne Rice

A Rocky Harbor Novel Genre: Contemporary Romance Publisher: Limitless Publishing, LLC Graham Riley enjoys the laid-back freedom of a pilot’s life—until one choice puts his career in jeopardy… Graham loves his job—it allows him to escape his troubled past and the stigma of being a murderer’s son. But after an altercation with a drunk passenger […]

Baby Steps

Waiting for the Universe to offer you what you think you need/want can be brutal, especially for the impatient. Many people I know dream big and then are too tired to think small so dance in circles just hoping someone grabs them to bring them into the world in their head. But it takes more […]

Happy Anniversary to Renee Kennedy!

Happy Anniversary to Renee Kennedy!

As an author of many books I often forget to celebrate my past successes, in particular the date of publication for each book. This makes me especially enjoy when I can celebrate another authors publishing anniversary such as I’m doing today for Renee Kennedy and her book Love Me ~ Like That. Please read on […]

Now Meet Pierre C Arsenault of Mysterious Ink!

Now Meet Pierre C Arsenault of Mysterious Ink!

I had the pleasure of interviewing both Canadian authors, Angella Cormier and Pierre C Arsenault, about their newest release – Oakwood Island. I’m going to post their responses in separate parts so you can enjoy meeting them both: Angella this week and Pierre will be next week. Check out my review of the book here. […]

Meet Angella Cormier and Celebrate Oakwood Island!

Meet Angella Cormier and Celebrate Oakwood Island!

I had the pleasure of interviewing both Canadian authors, Angella Cormier and Pierre C Arsenault, about their newest release – Oakwood Island. I’m going to post their responses in separate parts so you can enjoy meeting them both: Angella this week and Pierre will be next week. Check out my review of the book here. […]

Strong Female Characters

Strong Female Characters

I sometimes read books where female characters are made to be the secondary characters or made to look less than the male dominating character. I’m not sure the author does this intentionally and it doesn’t really take me away from the story but finding stories with stronger woman is something I’m always looking for. I […]

How Important Is a Cover?

How Important Is a Cover?

We always say that you can’t judge a book by its cover but it’s obvious a lot of us do. As a writer for many years, the only thing slowing me down from publishing more, even as an ebook, is deciding on the cover and being able to pay the creator. I have an awesome […]

Back to School

Back to School

With the cooling winds, soccer and baseball season ending, and the store sales on loose leaf, scribblers and pencils it’s obvious the summer is coming to an end and kids are getting ready to meet their new teacher. As an author, parent and homeschool teacher this does make me jealous and eager to buy new […]

Do You Believe in Infinite Possibilities?

On my wrist for almost a year I’ve worn a bracelet given to me by a great friend – Wendy Kitts. It’s nothing too impressive at first glance as it’s one of the rubber bands a lot of people have these days with words written on them. Much like some will wrap a string around […]