I *Do* Listen!

I *Do* Listen! Happy 4th of July to all my USA readers! --- I get a lot of emails from all my readers, asking a great many questions, and often registering your opinion about a great many things. Currently, everyone is a bit outraged about Amazon's review policy, the language found in historical novels, and

100 Books Goodies

100 Books Goodies Along with the huge giveaway I spoke about , I've also arranged some great mugs and tee shirts and hoodies to mark the occasion. Here's some samples: Here's the full artwork, so you can see it in detail (which the product images don't really do justice to). Mark managed to get every single

2019-07-02T14:24:56-06:00Thursday, July 4, 2019|Categories: Fun Stuff, Upcoming Books, Upcoming Events|Tags: , , |

Change In Facebook Live session times and Ask Me Anything (Really!)

Change In Facebook Live session times and Ask Me Anything (Really!) Tomorrow, I'm switching things up for a bit. I often get emails expressing regret because the Facebook Live sessions are scheduled at a time when readers can't tune in live. As 2pm MDT on a weekday suits the majority of readers, in all time

2019-04-12T13:26:47-06:00Sunday, April 14, 2019|Categories: Historical Romance, Historical Stuff, Housekeeping Note, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |

The Heroine Who Wouldn’t Behave Herself

The Heroine Who Wouldn't Behave Herself If you watched last Monday's Facebook Live, you'll know that this week's discussion is one I've put off for a couple of weeks: 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 &

2019-04-05T10:27:33-06:00Sunday, April 7, 2019|Categories: Historical Stuff, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |

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

The Good Story, the Bad Story and My Story – Revisited.

I first posted this in November 2015, but there has been some changes since then!  Notes on the way through... There were two major influences that drove me as I wrote Heart of Vengeance, one of them positive, the other horribly negative…but I’ll get to that one in a minute. The positive one was an

2018-08-17T15:58:58-06:00Saturday, August 18, 2018|Categories: Historical Romance, Historical Stuff, My Books, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |

Romantic Times Reader Convention 2016 – Las Vegas!

It probably seems like the completely wrong time to be talking about a convention that is happening sometime next year, but the fact is, the RT convention is only 4 months away. Are you going to RT? Are you thinking about going? If so, let me know. I’ve added a sticky post to the top

2015-12-04T04:05:02-06:00Friday, December 4, 2015|Categories: Fun Stuff, The Romance Industry, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |

Six Book Bundle – Almost Gone….

All six books are currently discounted more than 50%, to $1.99. At midnight your time, The Branded Rose Prophecy goes up to $2.99 (which is still a massive 60% discount on the full retail price). _____ Each of these books, including the humongous 600 pages of The Branded Rose Prophecy, is only  $1.99, but only

2015-11-26T04:43:21-06:00Thursday, November 26, 2015|Categories: My Books, Reader Resources, Upcoming Events|Tags: , |