Tag Archives: women’s fiction

Story Idea: The Final Ride

Coming up with the idea for The Final Ride was trickier than getting the idea for Give the Lady a Ride. As I said before, I wasn’t planning to write a sequel to Give the Lady a Ride, much less an entire series. I … Continue reading

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From One Extreme to Another

While I’ve been finishing up the manuscript for my romantic comedy, The Final Ride, I’ve been reading as much as possible–of course. My books of choice last month reflected my eclectic tastes. The first, The Scarlet Letter Opener, fed my … Continue reading

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Review of Wings of Glass, by Gina Holmes

At 18, Penny Carson married the first man to look at her as a woman. Trent Taylor was handsome, confident, bad-boy appealing, and his touch brought shivers to her soul. She left a steel-cold father for a hot-blooded, hot-tempered devil. She … Continue reading

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Still on Vacation

This time of year belongs to MSB. Always has. In our 23 years of marriage (we just had an anniversary on November 30), the bulk of November and December have belonged to the man. I thought I had this week all planned … Continue reading

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Three *Very* Different Books

One of my favorite perks in this business is the opportunity to read and review books for friends. So far as I know, most writers get to do this–some more than others, and some enjoy it more than others. Some … Continue reading

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Excerpt from The Cat Lady’s Secret: Scott

The Cat Lady’s Secret is out!!! Can you tell I’m excited? I’ve been posting excerpts all week, Millie on Monday and Emily on Wednesday. The only main character left to introduce you to is Dr. Scott Barlow, Mr. Handsome himself! We’ll catch him at … Continue reading

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Excerpt from The Cat Lady’s Secret: Emily

Counting down to the official release of The Cat Lady’s Secret and the “Meet The Pelican Book Group Authors” Facebook party with Carla Rossi and Virginia Tenery. So excited! I’m sharing excerpts from the book this week from each of the main … Continue reading

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Excerpt from The Cat Lady’s Secret: Millie

The Cat Lady’s Secret officially releases this Friday! I’m super excited because I just know everyone’s going to love this one. This week, I’ll treat you, tempt and tantalize you with a few excerpts from the book–snippets from each of the … Continue reading

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It’s Here! It’s Here!

It doesn’t get old, holding the fruits of your labor in your hands, flipping through the pages and thinking, I wrote this! What surprises me is how long it took. The other day, I was looking through some old blog posts, … Continue reading

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The Men of Dogwood, Texas

So far as I’ve taken you around the streets of Dogwood, Texas, we’ve met Millie, Emily, and Scott–the three main characters for The Cat Lady’s Secret—and we’ve met Emily and Scott’s friends, Lauren and Roger Norris, Scott’s mom Rita, and the … Continue reading

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