Adventures in Writing a Novel

And the nominations are in . . . 2017 #RONE Awards from InD’tale Magazine #romance

Over the Easter holiday weekend I received two wonderful emails letting me know that both of my 2016 release titles, As the Liquor Flows and The Parking Space have been nominated for a 2017 RONE Award from InD’tale Magazine! The first round that each of these novels has to pass through is the voting round.… Continue reading And the nominations are in . . . 2017 #RONE Awards from InD’tale Magazine #romance

Guest Blogs & Book Reviews

Welcome Tina! #amreading #romance #western #westernromance #horses

I know Friday is usually my posts on farming or being a mother or sharing another yummy recipe, but today I just had to welcome Tina Susedik to my blog! So everyone, here she is . . . Tina Susedik is a multi-published author with books in both fiction and non-fiction, including history, children’s, and military… Continue reading Welcome Tina! #amreading #romance #western #westernromance #horses

Adventures in Writing a Novel

Thanks for the Free Book . . . Sucker! #author #writing #amwriting #romance #fantasy

There is a new marketing and promotional trend for authors that is growing in popularity. How long it’s been growing I’m not sure, as I was only introduced to it a couple of months ago, but whatever, it’s growing. So what is this trend? Giving away full copies, or parts of your novels, or short stories on… Continue reading Thanks for the Free Book . . . Sucker! #author #writing #amwriting #romance #fantasy

Blog Hops

Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Giveaway Hop #giveaway #romance #historicalromance #amreading

Welcome to the Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Giveaway Hop hosted by Bookhounds! I hope everyone is having a wonderful time on this blog hop and welcome to my little stop of many. Oh, and Happy Easter! I hope all of you are enjoying a wonderful holiday! I know I am, I received two emails this morning… Continue reading Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Giveaway Hop #giveaway #romance #historicalromance #amreading

Guest Blogs & Book Reviews

Welcome Ryan Jo! #amreading #foodie #romance #coffeecake

Old sparks rekindle as Avianna and Sawyer reunite. Avianna Goodman and Sawyer Steele had been young lovers. Now she is a caterer, building her own business. Right now she needs cash to help her family. He’s being ordered to stop his wild ways and settle down to take over the family empire. His controlling mother… Continue reading Welcome Ryan Jo! #amreading #foodie #romance #coffeecake

Life as a Mom

20 Pounds Lost! #21dayfix #30dayshred #workingout #workouts #cleaneatting

Well, it’s official, I’ve finally, after months of hard work, have reached the 20 pound weight loss mark! Before you ask where are the pictures, no, I’m not posting any. Sorry, but I’m not one of those who love to post before and after selfies. Perhaps when I’m at my goal weight I might post… Continue reading 20 Pounds Lost! #21dayfix #30dayshred #workingout #workouts #cleaneatting

Guest Blogs & Book Reviews

Welcome Stacy! #romance #contemporaryromance #amreading #lasvegas

Stacy Hoff is a contemporary romance author, as well as an attorney. She has practiced law for over two decades, primarily handling contracts. Romance novels have always been her secret passion. She writes her romantic stories until the wee hours of the night. Stacy lives in New England with her husband and two boys. Stacy’s… Continue reading Welcome Stacy! #romance #contemporaryromance #amreading #lasvegas