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Spring is tonight!

While I’m working with Community Authors on my submission to the Wild Rose Press I am overjoyed to hear that Spring is tonight. But… Where is it? In fact, I have three guys shoveling off my back porch right now in anticipation of tomorrow’s snow/rain storm that could flood my city Halifax. Spring! Maybe we…

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Now on Amazon!

  I am so excited to announce that my ebook with two short stories Game On!  Never to Part and Never to Love has been accepted by Amazon.com and is now available for sale.   Link to purchase below: http://www.amazon.com/Game-Never-Part-Love-ebook/dp/B00TWID166/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1424881740&sr=8-1&keywords=game+on+never+to+part+and+never+to+love   I thought I would celebrate on this storm day by revisiting the great book…

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Summer in Winter

I knew in my gut that making a trip to Florida could be hindered by winter snow storms.   But, I also knew when I booked the Florida RWA Fun in the Sun Conference months and months ago that I would need a break from winter.  I knew that my writing would need a “jolt”…

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Book Trailer release for Game On!

I’m so excited to share with you this opportunity I had to work with Jennifer Fusco and her team at Market or Die for a book trailer.   I really love it!  Game On! Never to Part and Never to Love isn’t releasing until October 27th, 2014 but I had to share this trailer now. …

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Announcements! So excited!

First of all, again… special shout out to the eWomenNetwork for this great opportunity to have my own story told on personal loss and starting my own business.  As a coach it is especially rewarding to get the direct messages on Facebook and Twitter telling me how people are excited to read, share and express…

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Review: Kate Robbins “Promised to the Highlander”

Promised to the Highlander by Kate Robbins My rating: 5 of 5 stars Two independent thinkers have their worlds collide out of necessity. There is the possibility of war. And the influence of the King in the Scottish Highlands. Honor. Trust. Love. These values are held dear to the heroine Nessa and she obeys her…

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Thoughts on The Thomas Crown Affair Film

                  I absolutely adore this film (remake).  It’s one of the first buys I made when the DVD came out after the 1999 premiere.   Two individuals so alike – ruthless, intrigue in the games they play and a love of money.  A world of excess where…

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Hal-Con Sci Fi/Fantasy Convention 2013 – Oh My!

Well, this was my first Hal-Con.  And whew!  A little star struck but also tired of the crowds.  Thanks to Shawna for this as a birthday present – it’s last day is tomorrow and I’m getting in line early…         Friday was packed but Saturday was a nightmare worthy of the sinister…

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Hockey boys.

I made the decision before the RT Convention in Kansas City to write a contemporary fishing village novel. And, I loved it!  That was my Nanowrimo achievement.  Where you write a book in a month – November.  http://www.nanowrimo.org So, now I’m writing short stories about hockey boys.  My version of hockey fever. Hockey boys are…

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