The Titanic Orphans #Titanic #TitanicStories #historical

Imagine getting full custody of your two young boys and then waking up to realize one day they are missing. Then imagine finding out weeks later they were living with some woman in New York because their father, after kidnapping them, fled the country with the boys on the ill-fated Titanic that sank in the [...]

“Titanic comes to life in this beautiful novel!”

“Titanic comes to life in this beautiful novel!”

The gossip had spread across Ireland. People talked of her speed, size, and how even God couldn’t sink her. Titanic—the ship that could forever change their lives. With Ireland on the brink of war, passengers Esme and her husband Declan board the luxury steamer headed to America. While her husband dreams of a better life [...]

Midwinter’s Eve Giveaway Blog Hop #historicalromance #giveaway #romance

I can't believe we are already so close Christmas! It seems like the holiday season has taken after the rest of the year and flown by. I mean, it seems like just yesterday I bought my advent calendars. Now I've already enjoyed 14 days of the chocolates. Anyway, welcome to my stop on the Midwinter's [...]

Christmas Favorites #Christmas #MerryChristmas #historicalromance

While Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, Christmas runs a close second. Of course, doesn’t it either run first or second for most people? Perhaps, more first for children, but even adults love the holiday. Today, I thought I’d share my favorite things about the magical holiday we celebrate each year. Favorite Song Some of my [...]

December Announcements #writing #amwriting #historicalromance #authors

Christmas. New Years. A whole new decade. So much awaits for us all in the coming weeks. It seems like I've blinked and it's December. I know I've said so many times before that time is just flying by, but it feels like it's gotten quicker as the months have passed. Y'all, I can't believe [...]

The Last Four Words #GilmoreGirls #StarsHollow #GilmoreGirlsRevival

A week ago I wrote a piece on how I wanted to live in Stars Hollow. Throughout the days that followed, my email box was flooded with questions regarding what I thought of the revival, "A Year in the Life" that aired three years ago today, November 25, 2016. I can't believe that it's already [...]

I want to live in Stars Hollow #GilmoreGirls #StarsHollow #GilmoreGirlsRevival

Over 12 years ago on May 15, 2007, we lost one of the best shows that ever was, or will be, on TV---Gilmore Girls. From the perfectly casted actors and actresses, to the beautiful setting, and amazing scripts, Gilmore Girls entertained the masses. It made people laugh, cry, cheer, hope, dream, and fall in love. [...]

Gratitude Giveaway Blog Hop #giveaway #romance #historicalromance

It's no secret that I love this time of year. From Halloween to New Years I'm buzzing with excitement, especially around Thanksgiving. While I love all the other holidays, I think Thanksgiving is probably my favorite by a teeny-tiny bit. I'm actually one of those weird people in that I love cooking the big meal. [...]

November Announcements #writing #amwriting #historicalromance #romance

I can't believe it's already November! This year has just flown by, and it's hard to think that there is only two months left in 2019. We are about to embark on a whole new decade! The next time we celebrate this, I'll be 51 years old. Wow. So now that I've just shocked myself [...]

My favorite months of the year . . . #Autumn #Fall #Harvest

Fall, Autumn, Harvest---whatever you call it, it doesn't matter. I love it. It's my favorite time of the year, my favorite season. When I lived in my hometown the Fall usually started somewhere in September. Cooler air, the changing of the leaves, the crispness in the mornings when you walk out the door on your [...]

Spooktacular Giveaway Blog Hop #giveaway #amreading #reading #romance

Halloween is just about two weeks away and I'm so excited! I can't wait and I'm not even the one who is going trick or treating. Even if I do plan to steal some of my kids' candy. We will call it "taxes". Anyway, welcome to my stop on the Spooktacular Giveaway Blog Hop hosted [...]

October Announcements #writing #amwriting #romance #historicalromance

Ah, my favorite months have arrived! And, I've got some important updates this month. Yay! First and foremost, I have a release date scheduled for my latest novel set on the Titanic! Lost on the Atlantic will release January 21, 2020 and guess what, it's available for preorder!! Link is below, too, so don't forget to [...]

Ponies, Monkeys, and Karma . . . Oh my! #horses #ponies #minihorses

Okay, so this post really isn't writing-related, but I just couldn't help myself. And although it happened years ago, I still think about this day often, and in fact, when it popped up in my memories not too long ago, I thought I need to share this story again. Before I get into my little [...]

September Announcements #writing #amwriting #historicalromance #romance

I'm so excited for the next four months! October through December are my favorite, but I do have a soft spot for September--especially when in the latter part of the month  the temperatures to start to cool down. I'm training for my first 5k and I have to say that after spending most of August [...]