• Sep. 9th, 2013 The Alaskan Adventures Sweepstakes

    A couple of weeks ago, I shared with you my review of Stranded by Dani Pettrey.  You can click here to read it .  In  Stranded , Book 3 in author Dani Pettrey’s acclaimed Alaskan Courage series, reporter Darcy St. James knows something is wrong when her friend vanishes from her job on a cruise ship. Everyone else believes Abby simply left of her own [ read more ]

  • Sep. 6th, 2013 The Promise

    Y’all know that I prefer to read any series of books in order, but I made an exception with The Promise because I was intrigued by the concept…a man has been lying to his wife for five months and he’s about to destroy his already fragile marriage because of his deception. Jean Anderson has no idea that [ read more ]

  • Sep. 5th, 2013 Write Every Day

    So how much writing did you get done this summer? Every time someone asks me this, I have to fight an intense desire to slink away in shame. Instead, I mumble something about being busy with the kids and vacation because I hate to tell them the truth. How much did I write this summer? [ read more ]

  • Sep. 4th, 2013 Dear Jesus…Amen

    I love hearing my kids find their voice as they learn to talk to God. Emma goes for loud and proud. “Dear Jesus,” she’ll begin, then we usually get a nice pause. This is followed by her thanking Him for something about her day, or the food, or something really random like swings or a [ read more ]

  • Sep. 3rd, 2013 Trapped

    I read a lot. I read a lot of romantic suspense. I even try to write it. This combination of reading and writing has given me a pretty good idea of the elements that need to be present in a romantic suspense novel to keep everybody happy. This is both good and bad because sometimes [ read more ]