“I’m Your Huckleberry”

I love that line. I’m a sucker for a good western. I blame it on my dad. We’d watch John Wayne movies when I was a kid. Tombstone is a personal favorite of mine, and in my humble opinion, Val Kilmer steals the film. Read more →

Cover Reveal for Like All Things Beautiful and This Is Where We Begin

Good morning! I’m pleased to reveal the covers for Like All Things Beautiful (Hearts of Haines #2) and This Is Where We Begin (Hearts of Haines #3). They are scheduled to be released on May 14, 2015. Read more →

One on One with Authors Leslie Fear and C. D. Hussey

I have the privilege of getting my hands on an ARC of Fear and Hussey’s newest novel, Bayou Grise, scheduled for release on April 14th. I read their first novel, Villere House, last year and loved it. I knew I wasn’t going to be disappointed with the sequel, and guess what? I wasn’t. You can read my review here: Read more →

Connecting without a Facebook Fan Page

Not long ago there was this social media site called Facebook that was really cool. People from all around the world could “talk” to each other. They could share pictures and stories about their lives. It was an author’s dream. Then this social media site changed. Posts and pictures seemed to get lost in some land of oblivion unless $ was spent. This author (points to self) began noticing dwindling interaction. No one was commenting. No one was seeing posts. Crickets. Read more →

Writing Updates

The first draft to Like All Things Beautiful, the sequel to Kiss Me Hard Before You Go, is being edited by my awesome (adore her) editor. I’m writing the 3rd book in the series. Both are scheduled for release in spring, 2015. Read more →

Cover Love. Favorite Reads. On My TBR List

I love a pretty book cover, don’t you? Here’s a couple of book covers that have piqued my interest in the past few weeks: Read more →


I read so many reviews where readers feel very strongly (and that is putting it mildly) about insta-love. So, what do you think? Do you hate it? Love it? Or, are you indifferent? Read more →


Did I catch your attention? LOL. I’m happy to report that Kiss Me Hard Before You Go is part of the Kindle Countdown Promotion Deal, which means that it’s on SALE for 99 cents. This amazing deal won’t last long and will end on July 1st. So one click on your Kindle, head down to the pool or beach and fall in love with Finch and Evie.

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Summer is here, and it’s time to sit by the pool or on the sandy shore at the beach and read, read, read. From June 19-22, The Summer I Learned To Dive among other titles will be priced at 99 cents. I don’t know about you, but I plan to one-click my Kindle as soon as this promotion begins! Check out to see the awesome list of books that are a part of this promotion. So who is your summer crush? The boy next door? The perfect gentleman? The hero that sizzles? Whatever your type is, you’ll find it at summercrush. Take a look and find that perfect crush for summer.


Fans of heartwarming romance will enjoy this novel with an eclectic cast of characters.

Get ready to dive into summer with a unique cast of characters. Set in the late 1970s in the foothills of South Carolina, Kiss Me Hard Before You Go brings readers face-to-face with life’s ups and downs and the experience of falling in love for the first time. Read more →