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Same-sex Marriage and G...

Should legalizing same-sex marriage affect readers and writers of gay romance? As of today, lawsuits have been filed to lift bans on same-sex marriage in every state where such bans exist and have not yet been declared unconstitutional. Nearly half the states allow same-sex marriage, and...

Cover Reveal #Giveway: ...

    I’m so thrilled to share the cover and blurb of my upcoming release BOUND FOR TROUBLE. The ultra-talented Paul Richmond did this cover and it conveys the theme of the book so well. Release date is set for June 18, but you can pre-order from Dreamspinner Press. Buy Here...

Driveby post: Photos fr...

It’s been a bit too quiet here on my blog between my trip to Dreamspinner’s Author Workshop in Portland and my trip to RT Booklovers Convention in New Orleans. Here are some photos, and I’ll update more soon. Promise!   Click the images for full size pics.  ...

Love in the Time of Mat...

  If you’ve ever eaten matzo, you probably don’t think there’s much to love about it, but I hope to change your mind about it. If you haven’t eaten it, keep reading, because it’s actually more interesting than it is tasty. One of my favorite things about matzo is that to me it looks...

4 Last-minute tax tips ...

4 Last-minute tax tips for writers #taxes #author Panicking because you aren’t ready for today's tax deadline? Here are some last-minute tips to make the process a little less painful. To get all the deductions you deserve and plenty of tax planning and prep advice, check out EM Lynley’s...

April is Autism Awarene...

April is Autism Awareness Month. I’m participating in RJ Scott’s blog hop to share important facts about autism. Today’s autism fact: Autism is the  fastest-growing serious developmental disability I think everyone knows a child with autism, or a person who is raising...

Hollywood Meets Horse R...

My next Dreamspinner novel releases next week! Here’s a special excerpt to whet your appetite for British actor Wes and horse-trainer Evan’s story.   BLURB: British actor Wesley Tremayne thinks he’s close to hitting the big time—a film career—with his role as a hunky explorer on a...

Pacing Your Novel 1: Th...

  In my survey of your biggest rewriting challenges, many of you indicated pacing of your story among the most difficult.   What is Pacing? Pacing refers to how slowly or quickly time passes in the story: the pace of time’s passage. It’s important to realize that...