Home for the Holidays: a Christmas short story

Missing the Montana McKennas? Find out what happens on the ranch after Chaz and Liz’s marriage. Can Hank overcome a broken heart? Can Ashleigh survive the results of her bad judgement and make a home with her father’s new in-laws? “They were all one big family, after Read More...

Holding your own paperback book is a treat

Ebooks are great. In fact, that’s how I buy most of my books today. I download them onto my Kindle app on my iPad. After all, Amazon makes it so easy to buy with one click. But there’s something about holding a book you wrote in your own hands—turning the pages, glancing Read More...

Horses, the great equalizers

Earlier this week I stopped in the barn’s lounge after my riding lesson and spoke to a grandmother waiting for her granddaughter. The child had long ago finished her riding lesson, but she was still in the stabling area grooming horses, watching the farriers, and feeding Read More...

It’s all about persistence and aspiration

My personal trainer told me this week that to lose weight, it takes persistence and aspiration. He probably didn’t use the word “aspiration.” I picked it because it happens to be the name of one of my favorite lesson horses at Premier Stables—Calloway’s Aspiration—aka Dan. Read More...

The Montana Ranchers Series (The Montana McKenna’s Prequel)

Free ebook! Amazon Kindle | iBooks | B&N Nook | Kobo Welcome to McKenna Ranch! Meet Brody, Callie, Mercer and Parker—the four siblings in the clan of James McKenna, a Montana rancher. Growing up on the ranch was a great life, until Callie and Parker's mother passed Read More...

Six Bluegrass Reunion series romances soon to be in Kindle Unlimited

Six of my eight Bluegrass Reunion series romances published by Resplendence Publishing are slowly making their way to Kindle Unlimited. Kentucky Cowboy Kentucky Woman Kentucky Flame Kentucky Bride Kentucky Groom Kentucky Heat Kindle Unlimited is Amazon’s Read More...

Researching a book can be fun. Meet Monarchos!

For my birthday gift to myself, I booked a horse farm tour in the Kentucky bluegrass with Unbridled Horse Tours. I reasoned I needed to do first-hand research for my current book in the Bluegrass Reunion series—Kentucky Blue Bloods. Early in September my friend Kathy Read More...

My favorite horses

I was challenged by a friend on Facebook to post pictures of my favorite horses. Heck, how can I do that? There are so many. My love of horses started in the fourth grade when I fell in love with The Black Stallion books by Walter Farley. It progressed to riding lessons Read More...