Beachwalk Halloween Blog Hop ~ Always a Bride

October 24, 2014

Hi everyone. I hope you’re loving your hop through the Beachwalk Press author blogs this Halloween season. At the end of this post you’ll find links to the other author blogs, as well as info on how to enter to win a copy of my Amazon best-selling novella, Sunny’s Second Chance. Beachwalk Press is also […]

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Winding Down: 100 Happy Days

September 30, 2014

Back in early July I decided to participate in the 100 Happy Days Project. You can read my original post from July 2nd here. Basically, the project encourages one to look for something positive and uplifting every day, take a photo of it, and post about it on Facebook or Twitter. Today is day 91. […]

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Special Guest Author: Kaylie Newell

August 25, 2014

Hey Readers! Today I am thrilled to welcome one of my very favorite authors, Kaylie Newell. She has a new book releasing today (August 25, 2014) from Entangled Publishing, Lone Wolfe Protector. As Kaylie’s critique partner, I’ve been privileged to read this story as it developed, and I’m so excited at the way the finished […]

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Goodbye, Robin

August 12, 2014

Yesterday we all got the sad news that the great Robin Williams had taken his own life. What a loss for the world! I had watched his new (canceled) TV show, The Crazy Ones, a couple of times but couldn’t really connect to it. I admit to feeling a twinge of guilt about that yesterday. […]

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What a Rush!

August 5, 2014

It’s been just two weeks now since Sunny’s Second Chance released as an e-book in all digital markets. Much to my delight, it has been selling very well. It’s pretty exciting to see good sales numbers and a decent Amazon rank for my first book. The story has also reached Amazon bestseller status in three […]

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Release Day!

July 21, 2014

Although Sunny’s Second Chance actually released from Amazon a couple of days early, today is its official release day. Hooray! Sales were quite brisk the first two days, which was a thrilling experience for me. Thanks to all who bought a copy of the first story published under my own name. I’ve also received a […]

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We Have a Winner!

July 14, 2014

Thrilled to announce the name of the random winner from this past weekend’s Beachwalk Birthday Blog Hop. Joy F, you will be receiving a copy of SUNNY’S SECOND CHANCE next Monday when it’s released! It was so fun participating in my first blog hop and reading the kind comments of the readers who stopped by. […]

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Three Reasons I Love Being a Writer

July 11, 2014

Hi! Thanks for stopping by today. First of all, let me say how thrilled I am to have my first book about to release with Beachwalk Press. Sunny’s Second Chance will launch on July 21st. I have it on the best authority that Beachwalk is a great publisher and I look forward to being part […]

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100 Happy Days

July 2, 2014

Yesterday a friend told me about a social media project called 100 Happy Days. To participate, you sign up and promise that you’ll take a picture and post about things that makes you happy — for 100 days in a row. You can choose to post from several social media platforms. I’ll be posting my […]

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Make A Difference

June 18, 2014

I think just about everyone can agree these days that there are serious environmental concerns for our planet and our population. As of today I’ve added a permanent page (Make a Difference) to this website as a place for solution-oriented posts. I’m not really a political person, but I am a grand mother. At the […]

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