• Jun. 2nd, 2017 Hidden Legacy is here!

    The e-book versions of Hidden Legacy released today! The paperback version doesn’t officially release until June 6th, but it has been spotted in my local Walmart. Maybe it’s in a store near you!  If you haven’t read Covert Justice, then I can’t wait for you to meet Caroline Harrison and Detective Jason Drake. If you *have* read [ read more ]

  • Jun. 1st, 2017 First-Timer to Faculty

    When I started writing for The Write Conversation in 2010, I had just attended my very first conference—the  Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference.  In the years since, I’ve gone from conference newbie to conference regular to published author to . . . conference faculty. This year I’ll be serving on the faculty of three different conferences ranging from small and intimate to huge. [ read more ]

  • Apr. 6th, 2017 The Write Conversation

    The Write Conversation has been recognized by Writer’s Digest as one of the top 101 Best Writing Websites!!!  It is an absolute privilege to a be a monthly contributor to The Write Conversation. I’ve been posting on the first Thursday of the month since 2010 and the posts I share there are some of my favorite things I write each [ read more ]

  • Apr. 5th, 2017 Exciting Book News

    I know things have been pretty quiet over here on the blog. But I promise, I haven’t been being lazy. I’ve been writing every spare minute of the day because….I have just signed a 3-Book Contract with Revell! The first book, Beneath the Surface, is due to my editor on April 30 and will release [ read more ]

  • Mar. 4th, 2017 9 Things I Wish I’d Known at the Beginning of My Writing Journey

    Over the past few weeks, I’ve been thinking a lot about my early years as a writer. I had no idea what I was doing and I was so eager to learn. I took courses and went to critique groups and attended conferences, all in an effort to figure out how to do this writing thing [ read more ]