Why an extended break from writing is a bad idea

Breaks. Since the start of this month I've kind of slacked off writing. I barely did any writing. I mean zilch. I sent the edits and thought I deserved a break, but I regret it. It all started with the one year death anniversary of my dad. I told myself I would write later. Then came [...]

Aggressive Authors on Social Media

Social Media is to build people up not tear people down. Today I'm writing about aggressive behavior on social media. I'll be honest with you. I'm not on social media to connect with family and friends. Those guys are on the phone with me ever so often or on my never ending list of "Meet [...]

Cover Reveal: Under a Scottish Sky

Cover Reveal for UNDER A SCOTTISH SKY. Yay! It's finally here. I wanted to share the cover for my latest romance by Satin Romance. It's based in the beautiful port town of Oban. You can probably tell this is a sweet, multicultural romance featuring a Filipino nurse and a handsome Scottish man.  This cover has [...]

What I learned from working with four different editors?

Four editors. I've worked with four of them this year for different publishing houses.  You all know that CINDERS OF CASTLEREA, UNDER A SCOTTISH SKY & THE MILANESE STARS are currently undergoing various stages of editing. And I have to say that finding the right editor is gold. The right editor can really make your [...]

Authors are not your competition

I've been coming across lot's of posts on writer's envy and competition. I was quite surprised when I googled writer's envy and found there were 400,000 posts on it. WHAT? 400,000 authors envious of other authors and thousands of authors equally commiserating in the comments section of those posts. Let me admit; yes I've been [...]

Happy Pub Day!

Happy Pub Day to me! Ten Reminders for the Single Christian Woman is out in ebook and print.  Yay. As part of our celebrations all week I will  be doing giveaways and guest posts on other sites. If you're aware of a Christian single woman or part of a singles ministry and would love this [...]