Category Archives: News

Dear Readers


Hi Everyone, First I wanted to apologize for my radio silence.  My spouse and I are expecting a second child, which is the good news, but the bad news is that our marriage is ending.  Both of these have taken all of my free time away and caused all sorts of emotions.  And I’ve often wondered what to say to my fans.  It’s been 7-8 months since publishing the last book when I’d written and released them in three month […]

Riley Pre-Orders Available


Volume tree in the Kendall Family Series, RILEY, will be available in eBook and paperback formats on June 23rd, 2015!  Pre-orders for the $3.99 Kindle eBook are available now at Amazon.com.

Connor Published!


CONNOR (Kendall Family Series, #2) is now available in eBook and paperback at Amazon.com! In the coming weeks, both CONNOR and TRISTAN will be available in Kobo, iTunes, Nook, and at other retailers. CONNOR is set in the real town of Comus, Maryland on the slopes of Sugarloaf Mountain, and Connor’s bed-and-breakfast.  The relationship between him and Sophia isn’t the only one of interest, as Sophia’s would-be kidnappers are an interesting trio whose in-fighting will determine what happens to everyone. Those who’ve read […]

Riley Chapter 1 Online


Chapter 1 from RILEY (A Kendall Family Novel, #3) is available now, for free, as a PDF and right here online. The full paperback and eBook will be published this summer!

TRISTAN and the World of Motorcycling – Guest Post


I did a guest post at Babbling About Books today all about my own motorcycling exploits and how those affected the story between Tristan and Victoria for TRISTAN (A Kendall Family Novel, #1). That includes stolen bikes, crashes, and various mishaps, avoided or not.  Have a read!

Riley Cover Revealed!


The cover for RILEY (A Kendall Family Novel, #3), has been revealed!  Blurb coming soon.

The Best and Worst of Romance


Mythical Books asked me to ponder the best and worst of what romance novels have to offer.  Here is a tidbit: “And we learn a lot from stories, whether romance or not, whether books or not. My own values come almost more from the TV than from my parents, however good they were, because I’ve seen bad behavior and the consequences played out before me again and again, and the reason these things are not good.” Read the full guest […]

Tristan #1 in Germany!


I’ve been running a worldwide promotion this week and saw this morning that TRISTAN has hit #1 on the Top 100 books list for thrillers in Germany!  In the romance category in Canada the book is #14, and #17 in Australia.  Here in the U.S., I’ve reached #25 with an overall high of #795 for all free books on all of Amazon.  For a debut book, I’m pretty pleased! Thanks to everyone who has bought a copy!

Sizzling Hot Books Interview


Sizzling Hot Books has interviewed me today. We talked about what inspired me to write TRISTAN and the Kendall Family Series, my writing style, what I do to bossy characters (it isn’t pretty), writing challenges, advice to new writers, and what book are in my to-be-read pile.  Stop by for a read and to comment!

A Passion for Romance Guest Blog


I’ve written a guest post titled “The Essence of Romance” on the A Passion for Romance blog for today!  Stop by and leave a comment or ask some questions!  I talk about what I believe is truly romantic and what is not and how this affects my storytelling and characters. A small taste: “Not all romance books are created equal. Nor are all romances. Or even romance itself. “As a romantic who’s been around longer than I care to admit, […]