A Map of the World

Now I am officially a geek, having purchased the above antique map from 1778. I’m sorry the picture isn’t better. That’s the Pacific Ocean in the middle of the map, with North and South America off to the right. I’ve always loved old maps,...

Duke of Devonwood

Sneak Peek Sunday – Duke of Devonwood Miranda is not about to let some English duke tell her what she can do with her own inheritance. This is, after all, the twenty-first century. Luckily, she’s determined, hard-working, and maybe a touch devious. She...

Swimming with Dolphins

Is the dolphin “smile” the reason why humans have such an affinity for these amazing marine mammals? Or is it their friendly and playful personalities that make them so appealing? Dolphins are featured in human records all the way back to Greek mythology. One of the...

Sneak Peek Sunday

This excerpt is from a story to be published this week in a New Adult anthology called Breakaway. My story is called Bling Ring in Mexico. Blurb: Bling or sex? When the pursuit of fun with her friends turns into criminal activities on a Mexican spring break, Susanna...

O Christmas Tree…Falling Down on Me!

Our goal for the Christmas tree is to have it stand up straight, be beautiful and look festive. Its goal is to fall over dead. The first time we had a tree fall over it happened in the middle of the night. The good news is it fell over on the night of Christmas Day,...