Writing the Rolling Movie in My Head

on August 31, 2015

 My son and I were chatting one morning a couple of weeks ago and he said something like, “Mom, do your readers know you write your stories as if your living them as movies in your head?  That’s pretty different, you know?  It’s not that scene and sequel thing, or the art of story structure.”

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Afraid to be Happy?

on August 24, 2015

The end of summer has become the best time of year for me and yet the worst as well.  No, my life is not a Dickens novel.  Nothing quite so profound, or so perfectly well written! lol  It’s just that I’ve stored up sunshine in my brain and I’m function pretty well right now. (At least

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End of Summer Bash 2015!

on August 18, 2015

  Summer is almost over, and I have decided to have a celebration with my readers and online friends, as well as some special guest authors. We will be having a big book giveaway at noon for those who have RSVP’ed, hourly book giveaway drawings, author chats, fun news and information! Some of the authors scheduled to

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Lucy’s birthday giveaway!

on August 7, 2015

Good morning, readers! This is Victoria, and today I am posting for Lucy, because today is her birthday!  When Lucy was in New York, she got a great goody bag from RWA, with new books from some great romance authors!  In addition, she had a chance to do a little shopping and has some really cute souvenirs

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Sometimes You Just Gotta Take Those Two Steps Back

on August 5, 2015

There are times in life when, no matter how hard we fight it, no matter how much me we may want to deny it, we have to take a necessary step (or steps) backward in the hope that we can move forward.  Those of us who suffer from mood disorders know this well and really

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New Feature on Facebook

on August 3, 2015

Hello, readers! I hope that you are enjoying the warm summer days and evenings;  returning to Oregon, we hit a heat wave which is finally abating a bit. Facebook continues to make strides in the way that its readers receive information, which is a blessing once you set it!  There is a new setting, depending

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