I wish I could report that I've not blogged lately because I've been lazing by the ocean and dreaming up lovely stories, but the truth is I've been in hell. Well, a hell of sorts. I ran into some trouble formatting the ebook versions of An Illusion of Trust. When I finally escaped, I found… Continue reading An Illusion of Trust cover reveal!
Something old, something new, and a meme that’s blue!
It seems that every time I look up, another month has passed. We’re closing in on mid-August now and I’m trying to ignore that my goal was to have the first draft of my next novel finished by mid-July. But since I added 30,000 words in the last month, I don’t feel too bad. The… Continue reading Something old, something new, and a meme that’s blue!
Would you like a peek at my next novel?
Several times in the last six months, I changed my mind about what I should write. Then I chose the novel my heart advised, but I haven’t wanted to mention any specifics about it until I made more progress. I’m still writing the first draft, but I’ve reached the point of no return, and talking… Continue reading Would you like a peek at my next novel?
It’s not as easy as I thought!
“Dear God, think before you speak next time.” That’s the advice a friend gives my main character in The Brevity of Roses. I wish I’d done that before I promised to share my favorite passages of that novel with you. I quickly discovered that’s not an easy task. I love too many of them, but… Continue reading It’s not as easy as I thought!
A taste of Brevity
When we had a Costco membership, my husband loved to shop there on the days they gave out free samples in the grocery aisles. Sometimes he took samples of things he doubted he would like because "Hey, it's free." Well, today I don’t have any food, but I do have a free sample of The… Continue reading A taste of Brevity