Military Careers When Soldiers Wore Swords.

Military Careers When Soldiers Wore Swords. We love to adore the red-coated soldiers parading through our historical romances -- just think of Rupert Friend in Pride & Prejudice, or the dashing military friends in Four Feathers. But life in the military wasn't fun. Not even for the officers. Prepare to learn some not so romantic facts about

Equinoctial Arthurian Goodness

Equinoctial Arthurian Goodness Did that title make you blink? The root word for equinoctial is equinox...which is today.  It is the vernal equinox, and from now on, the days will have more sunlight hours than night hours in them. Which is kinda coincidental...but perhaps not. The equinox and solstices play a role in my King

Wash Your Hands, Dammit!

Wash Your Hands, Dammit! It's pretty common and far easier to think of the "Victorian Era" as one unchanging snapshot in time, where the women wore pretty things and the men were all gentlemen and lords. The Victorian era, though, lasted 64 years, from 20 June, 1837 until Queen Victoria's death on 22 January, 1901​.  In

Kings, Over Kings and High Kings…Huh?

Kings, Over Kings and High Kings...Huh? If you've read even a little King Arthur fiction, then you've probably noticed that every second companion and lord in King Arthur's court is a king. Yet they're all bending the knee for Arthur...who is also a king. So how does that work? Is it just more of the

Romance Fantasy Novel Giveaway

Romance Fantasy Novel Giveaway February 7-28 only.   As the title and image says, there's a romantic fantasy giveaway happening on BookFunnel, only for the next three weeks. I don't have a lot of fantasy novels in my portfolio, although a reader pointed out to me just a short while ago that my King Arthur

Massive Romance Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY. Last Day!

Massive Romance Giveaway. Last Day! This one-weekend-only giveaway ends today. There is a massive (114 books, so far) giveaway happening on BookFunnel right now. It only lasts until Monday, so don't wait. The giveaway includes all sub-genres of romance, and there are no sample chapters or partials -- they're all full books. Jump to the

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Massive Romance (all sub-genres) Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY.

Massive Romance (all sub-genres) Giveaway. ONE WEEKEND ONLY.   There is a massive (114 books, so far) giveaway happening on BookFunnel right now. It only lasts until Monday, so don't wait. The giveaway includes all sub-genres of romance, and there are no sample chapters or partials -- they're all full books. Jump to

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I Hit #1 *and* #2 Spots on Amazon!

  Is that not a beautiful sight? It's certainly the first time it's happened to me -- even in this "tiny" category! Check out Degree of Solitude here, and Rules of Engagement here.   Cheers, . Take my stories on a test run.  4 full novels free.  Sign up below. [More details here]

Have You Reached That Time When The World Stops Seeing You?

I know more than a few men read my blogs and emails. For you, this post may make you scratch your head. Perhaps not--I know this happens to men, too, but usually far later in life. For women, it happens far, far earlier. I'm talking about disappearing from view. I remember when it began to

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Victorian Era Historical Romance Boxed Set Now Available!

Last week I released the Scandalous Scions One boxed set.   The first four titles of the beloved historical romance series in one set. The sexy historical romance series, Scandalous Scions, brings together the members of three great families, to love and play under the gaze of the Victorian era’s moralistic, straight-laced society. Rose of Ebony An

2018-11-26T08:14:50-06:00Monday, December 10, 2018|Categories: Historical Romance, New Release|Tags: , |