The Long and Winding Road to Publication

Ten years ago, my first book, “Unchained Memories” was published. Two months ago I signed a contract for my tenth book, which is called “Island Detour.”  But for thirteen years, that manuscript was called “Island Fever” and sat …

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I am thrilled and honored that my novel, Sworn to Fly, is up for Long and Short Reviews Book of the Year.  Back in April, this novel was named Book of the Month and now it is among …

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What I Learned While Writing “Return to Wylder”

“Return to Wylder” was released on June 27th.  Release day is always an exciting day because I can now share with my readers the story I’ve been working on for a year. This book is part of the …

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March Happenings

We are going through a cold, snowy spell in New Jersey this weekend, but spring is just around the corner, which definitely raises my spirits. Also raising those spirits was some great news I received the other day. …

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Please Come to My Virtual Interview – Wayne Public Library

On Thursday, December 9th at 11 a.m. I will be interviewed via Zoom by Jeanette Pardo, a librarian at the Wayne Public Library in northern New Jersey. I’d love to have you there and it’s so easy because …

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Red Velvet Crinkles and Christmas Sprinkles

With the holidays getting closer, it’s time to get into the spirit. I usually begin by watching Hallmark Christmas movies (which now start before Halloween). I also like to read holiday-themed books. This year my publisher, The Wild …

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Two Award Winners for Your Summer/Beach Reading List

I am thrilled that two of my novellas, “The Blueberry Swirl Waltz” and “A Song For Another Day” each came in first in their categories in the NEST (National Excellence In Story Telling) contest. “The Blueberry Swirl Waltz” …

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Music and Memories – What Song(s) Make you Smile?

I was exercising the other day in my family room. For some reason, I’m still attending Jazzercize virtually, partly because I’m too lazy to get in the car and drive ten minutes. But that is not the point …

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It’s Release Day for Sworn to Fly and I’m Feeling Lucky

Today is June 7th and my seventh book, Sworn to Fly (a contemporary romance/women’s fiction) has been released. I’m hoping seven is my lucky number.  It is my fervent wish that my readers love Alyssa’s and Gabe’s story …

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