The Dating Phase

Back in April A Bouquet of Love was launched. This was a short story anthology which had stories which all revolved around a small town bridal shop. I had a story in it called The Dating Phase. Well Serenity Press has decided to release The Dating Phase as a novelette. This story features a mature heroine and hero having a …

Release Day – Take a Chance

Today is release day for Take a Chance, a short story I wrote with a character that made an appearance in Place to Belong. Max was Hayden’s best friend who met him at the Cider House after Carly’s wedding. Those of you who have read the book will know how that turned out! Anyway Max caught my attention and I …

We’re all going on a summer holiday!

Or, at least I am. 🙂 Next week I’m flying to Thailand, Koh Samui to be exact. I haven’t been overseas since my Ecuador trip in 2015, so I can’t wait. This will be my first time to Koh Samui so I’ve been checking out YouTube vlogs and reading sites like Trip Advisor to discover what I should do while …

Nothing to Fear Release Day!

Today is the release day for Nothing to Fear, the first book in my new romantic suspense series. It was a lot of fun to write a book set in the south of Western Australia, in an area where I used to go for summer holidays. It’s also being launched at a very special 99 cents! You need to get …

Want a bargain?

As you know, my brand new romantic suspense novel, Nothing to Fear is being released next Saturday. As a special thank you for following my blog, I wanted to let you know that it’s going to be at a deeply discounted 75% off during the pre-order period and release week. That’s only 99 cents! Many think I’m crazy for doing this, …

Making Candles

I always like trying new, creative activities and last month I took a candle making course. I love scented candles, but they can be expensive, or they might smell nice in the shop, but after you light them they don’t smell at all. So I decided to learn how to make them. My husband and I found a weekend course …

Cover Reveal – Nothing to Fear

Those of you who are signed up to my reader group will have already seen this, but for the rest of you, I’m pleased to reveal the cover for my latest book, Nothing to Fear.It’s the first book in my new romantic suspense series set in Western Australia.BlurbThe gifts were innocent… at first.After a traumatic assault, Hannah Novak returns to …

Proofs have arrived!

Relaunching The Texan Quartet has been an interesting experience. I’ve been able to add the information I want to the front and back matter and I’ve been able to choose the size of the print book. In the end I decided to go for a smaller size than the 6×9 that my publisher used. The reason for this was practical …

Gym Playlist

This time I was determined to be smart about it. I wanted songs that were upbeat, happy and made me want to dance. The type of song that give you a boost when you’re feeling flat – or about to flake because the exercise is too hard. I’m quite pleased with my results. There have been only a couple of …

Loving Lucifer

I have recently discovered the TV show Lucifer. I know I’m a bit behind the times because the third season has just started, but the advantage is that I got to binge watch the first two series on Netflix. The basic premise is that Lucifer has decided he doesn’t want to be the lord of hell any more and has …