SEEING JULIA – Update for Book Cover

Branding. It’s important. Although my novels are all standalone, they have some similarities in terms of themes: Love & Loss.   This book cover for Seeing Julia better depicts the story of Julia and Jake… Enjoy! JUNE 2013 UPdate      

“Stay” Rihanna – a scene This Much Is True

So, I write some sad stuff (as many of you already know). My latest novel, This Much Is True, is coming together (still a work-in-progress) and this song epitomizes one of the scenes in the book between Tally and Linc so perfectly. I had to share it. I am getting so close to being done…

My first blog tour for When I See You

Click the CLP Blog Tours badge to be taken to Chick Lit Blog Tours web site where you will be able to link through to the various blogs featuring me over the next four weeks. I’ve provided the list below for your viewing pleasure, however, you’ll want to visit the Chick Lit Plus site because everyone who…

Riveting, entertaining – Sins & Needles is a great read!!

I did a review of Sins & Needles over on my other blog because well, you can’t have too many blogs. So, I decided to leave it here, too. Cheers! Sins & Needles by Karina Halle My rating: 5 of 5 stars Sins & Needles (The Artists Trilogy, #1) is a fantastic novel. I loved…

My thoughts on “Thoughtless”

Thoughtless by S.C. Stephens The title is apropos ~ Thoughtless. It almost serves as a warning sign. I seriously thought about doing a DNF (did not finish) status, but I gutted it out hoping for resolution. It didn’t happen. I’m aware it is not a popular sentiment for this popular book. Read on, if you…

You’d think I’d learn to write screenplays

I’m dangerous now! I just figured out how to embed videos ~ watch out!!!! Movies inspire me in my writing. Here’s a few scenes from some of my favorite ones of all time… Can’t Be Friends – from When Harry Met Sally Can’t Be Friends When Harry Met Sally… — MOVIECLIPS.com  

Keeping it simple

Simple is. Simple does. If you’ve stopped by my website before, you must be stunned at its newest simplicity. I still have the fancy theme going on with pages that slide out and photographs galore – all this dark, edgy stuff – like the books, but it’s easier to navigate! It’s 2013; and, like so…

Jillian Dodd – An Extraordinary Woman and author extraordinaire

Guest Post by: CC MacKenzie, romance author Jillian Dodd An Extraordinary Woman    Don’t you just love surprises? Well, a certain Jillian Dodd has no idea that 99 authors are going to blog about her today or that reader bloggers have jumped on board too to help us thank her for what she has done for…

Seeing Julia – novel has a new book cover look

Yes…inevitable change. This is the new cover for Seeing Julia, my debut novel.   New Year. New Look. New Readers. Why not? “The thing was, I knew, even then, I was saying goodbye to happiness. I felt it seeping away from me. Gone forever.”   This is dark, edgy contemporary fiction, so this is the newly…