The Romance of it All

The Romance of it All

It’s been quiet around here lately, and there’s a reason for that. My daughter got married this past weekend, and as things led up to the wedding, life got crazy busy, and very focused. The wedding was beautiful, and the bride and groom were absolutely...
Hunting Ground – Chapter 2

Hunting Ground – Chapter 2

For once, Jaxon actually listened to her. She couldn’t feel him shadowing her anymore. And this time Atrea didn’t feel any weird twinge about the lack.  Thank the Mother.  She needed a drink. It wasn’t too early for that, right? This was a pirate ship, after...
A new decade

A new decade

A lot of people are doing end-of-decade recaps. The 10’s were pretty big for me. I finished my degrees, changed jobs multiple times until landing on my current job, which I love, and started my career as an author. We lost our old dog, Zoey, the best dog to ever...
Hunting Ground – Chapter One

Hunting Ground – Chapter One

The disrupter lay on the counter, the weapon’s matte finish dull beneath the lights. It was new. None of the intricate grip pattern had been worn away by the friction of hands holding it. The barrel was smooth, no nicks or scratches to the finish.  It was as...
Hot Buttered Rum

Hot Buttered Rum

Release day is tomorrow and I’m a ball of anxiety! So, tomorrow I’ll post all of the things, links, etc. Tonight, I’m sharing a family recipe for the holidays. I haven’t made it in years until tonight, but here is the Hot Buttered Rum recipe my...
Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

What are your favorite holiday foods? I love it all, but I always end up making homemade cranberry sauce, because for some reason no one else seems to care, but how can you not when it is SO GOOD on those leftover turkey-roll-sandwiches?! I also often make homemade...
Pirate Throne Excerpt ~ Prologue

Pirate Throne Excerpt ~ Prologue

Note: this is unedited and subject to change prior to official publication The palace lay cloaked in winter. Someone’s sense of irony, no doubt. The white mechstone walls shimmered against a backdrop of snow dusting the Starlotus trees and the winding garden paths,...
Sandwich Snippet

Sandwich Snippet

Reaper crossed to the counter and began pulling food out of storage. It looked like he was preparing two plates. “I’m not hungry,” she said.  He continued what he was doing, not turning around. “You were earlier. Now you’re just letting your emotions rule your...
We’re back!

We’re back!

After a looooong hiatus, I’ve finally completed the move to a new host server (thank you Becky!) and finished getting at least the basics for the site up and running again! You can expect regular posts going forward, and I’m going to get that Atrea novella...