In today's world, we are quick to complain when we are unhappy. Trolls litter social media like scraps of paper on a city street. What I miss is the kindness culture that Oprah started back when she was on TV. (Dating myself, I know) Who remembers the random act of kindness trend? I do. I'm … Continue reading Remember to share the Good
One of the best parts about writing is creating interesting characters. In Saved by the Dark one of my favorites was Val, a southern biker chic. I've met some colorful people from the south and by far their slang crushes any other part of the country. So of course Val needed to use it and … Continue reading Nothing beats Southern Slang
When I first started writing Saved by the Dark, I was a happily married woman with two beautiful children. I had written other stories, but this was my first try at something steamy. I was an avid romance reader who could devour up to three books in a single day if I had the time … Continue reading Courage is Making a Choice
****Trigger Warnings Saved by the Dark starts in a very dark place where the main character is being held hostage by a human trafficker. There is strong language and sexual references. Do not read if this will trigger you. If my options are to jump off a cliff or get eaten by a bear, I’ll … Continue reading Saved by the Dark Chapter 1
After surviving cancer and having to rebuild my financial life from the bills it took a while before I was ready to dream of anything more than survival. Then one day I realized my dream was to become a published author. I couldn't just drop everything, because kids like being fed and having fun things … Continue reading Release Day: I did it!