I’m a writer

At my volunteer gig yesterday, I was talking to another volunteer about piano lessons. She gave me advice, and then said to demonstrate her qualifications for that advice—I’m a musician. Wait a minute. I’m a writer—a technical writer by day and a romance writer by night. Read More...

Grab your pre-order of Nom de Plume today!

When the dream of happily-ever-after is shattered, sometimes another door opens. The reviews from my street team readers are starting to come in, and they are positive! Whew! As an author, I breathe a sigh of relief. When you create a story, it’s often hard to see it Read More...

Nom de Plume: Bluegrass Homecoming (book 3)

Amazon | B&N Nook | iBooks | Kobo Devoted homemaker and mother C.B Lyons hadn’t known she was living a lie, right up until the moment when she caught her husband cheating. Betrayed and then divorced, with her dreams of a big, happy family smashed to pieces, C.B. takes Read More...

Secrets: Bluegrass Homecoming (book 2)

Kindle | iBooks | Nook | Kobo | Paperback Schoolteacher Kelly Baron raised her child alone. Now that her daughter’s grown and married, Kelly can finally start her new life in North Carolina, responsible only for herself. She has just one more thing to do: help her mother. Read More...

Prequel: Bluegrass Homecoming (book 1)

Kindle | Kobo | Nook | iBooks | Paperback Free eBook Grace Baron had always been the good wife, in spite of a marriage based on a careless indiscretion, and sustained not by love, but by old-fashioned morality. She’d raised her daughter, bit her tongue, and silently lived Read More...

Welcome Nancy Fraser! Big Cover Reveal: Eye of the Pharaoh

The idea for Eye of the Pharaoh came about following a trip to the Field Museum in Chicago. For the longest time afterward, I couldn’t get the images of ancient Egypt out of my head. Then, out of the blue, I received a gift from a relative who had passed...a gorgeous Read More...

Liz: The Montana McKenna’s

She had the one great love of her life. Is she foolish to want another? Amazon Kindle | iBooks | Kobo | B&N Nook | Paperback Liz McKenna’s dreams died along with her husband. Now she’s become the keeper of dreams for others. She’s done everything she can to keep the Read More...

Getting ready for #RAGT15

Next weekend, I’ll be attending Lori Foster’s Reader & Author Get Together (June 4-7, 2015) in West Chester, Ohio. I’m driving up with my editor, Karen Block, and a co-author of the Ladies of Legend series, Magdalena Scott. We will join Maddie James, another Legend Read More...

Meet multi-published and bestselling author Maddie James

What do you like about writing the Ladies of Legend series? Legend seems to be everyone's favorite town—at least that's what readers and reviewers are saying! It's also one of my favorite towns, and reminds me of my childhood home (a little). Although the setting is Read More...

Writing the Ladies of Legend Series

What do you like about writing the Ladies of Legend series? First and foremost, I’ve loved the connection with my fellow writers: Magdalena, Maddie and Janet. Creating a series with three other different writers has been a fun challenge. Writing my part of The Ladies of Read More...