January 28, 2019

Check out my fun interview completed today with British blogger Fiona:

January 22, 2019

Hello everyone!

Today is the birthday of Book 4 in my Murrells Inlet Miracles series, Capsized!  If you enjoyed the previous books in the series, I hope you'll love this one too.  However, if this is the book that led you to me as an author, you should be able to enjoy...

January 16, 2019

Yesterday, my husband and I spent six hours, along with over a thousand dollars, getting our two automobiles recognized as South Carolina vehicles.  First, to the Tax Assessors' office, where you pay for an annual property tax on the value of your vehicles.  Then, to t...

December 31, 2018

Another new year is upon us!  I hope 2018 holds some sweet memories and learning opportunities for you and I hope you're looking forward to 2019!

Every year I set new goals for my writing life.  They help me to put some thought to my priorities.  So here we go.


December 17, 2018


Our house has sold.  After 23 years of living in it and filling it up, we have to be out in a few days, along with 100% of our "stuff."  This blog post is a Public Service Announcement to those of you who are facing the same challenge.

First of all, I came up with...

October 31, 2018

Happy Halloween!  This day brings up memories of my own kids dressing up in costumes, making the trek through our neighborhood to fill bags with candy, sorting through it to separate the good from the bad, and of course, eating it.  In central Illinois, Halloween weath...

October 4, 2018

I've put together this fun gift pack to celebrate the successful launch of my latest book, Crescendo into the world!  What's in it?

-- An autographed copy of the Crescendo paperback

-- Two custom Crescendo coffee mugs

-- One pack of coffee

I can just picture you makin...

September 4, 2018

Every book has a birth-day and Crescendo's is today!  The book has been on Pre-order at all ebook retailers for a month and I'm so pleased with how many people ordered it.  If you did the Preorder, you will notice that Crescendo was delivered to your ebook reader...

August 24, 2018

As I promised in my last blog, I have THREE special reader giveaway contests planned to celebrate the release of Book 3 of my Murrells Inlet Miracles series: CRESCENDO.  The first one has ended and the winner was announced.  Now it's time for number two!


August 15, 2018

To celebrate the release of my new book, Crescendo on September 4, I'm hosting THREE reader giveaway contests over the next two months.  I'm using Rafflecopter to facilitate the contest and I hope you find it user-friendly and easy to enter.  Here's the first one!


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