Merry Christmas

  27 May 2004, Alberta, Canada --- Glowing Christmas Tree in Snow --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis   As Christmas Day falls on a Monday, this year I get to say Merry Christmas on the actual day. May you and yours have a wonderful day, eat far too much, regret it as usual,

2018-01-23T08:44:14+00:00 Monday, December 25, 2017|Categories: Historical Stuff|Tags: , , |

The Meaning of Traditions—to you.

When most people think of "traditions", they're thinking of society-wide customs and habits that become ingrained over years and generations. The holiday season is a good example, for it is stuffed full of traditions. But traditions can be more personal and often, far more significant. For instance, a personal tradition of mine is to step

2017-12-04T13:42:37+00:00 Monday, December 4, 2017|Categories: My Life|Tags: , , |

Holiday Gifts for Romance Lovers

  It's that time of year!  I'm feeling the spirit now because I've got all my shopping done.  If you're still looking for inspiration and last minute gifts for other romance readers, browse through these ideas:   A Romance Novel Coloring Book: Coloring Pages Inspired By Romance Novel Covers (Volume 1) [link] If you or

2016-12-13T19:21:10+00:00 Monday, December 19, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The Holiday Season is here.

I've quit the day job...and now my Mum is arriving from Australia today, for a whole month. This is her first white Christmas.  It will be the first time she's experienced a cold below 10C or so, her first time to see snow, Christmas lights on every house, and to walk out onto a frozen

2015-12-14T04:16:08+00:00 Monday, December 14, 2015|Categories: My Life|Tags: |

Merry Christmas!

For those of you who are actually on line today that celebrate Christmas, even if it’s just for the turkey and presents, please have a wonderfully happy, argument-free day with your family and friends. May your stocking be overflowing! And because I just can’t help myself, did you know the very first Christmas was celebrated

2014-12-25T11:39:25+00:00 Thursday, December 25, 2014|Categories: Historical Stuff|Tags: , |

Working Notes – December 26, 2011

My best wishes to everyone who celebrated Christmas Day yesterday, and for everyone who got the day off from work, I hope you made the best of it. Of course, I’m writing this somewhere in the past, so I’m not sure yet if I made a very good day of it or not, but I

Happy Holiday Reading – A Gift For You!

As a Christmas gift to my readers, I'm deeply discounting my two indie titles between now and Christmas Day. By using the two coupon codes listed below, you can get 50% off and pay only $1.50 for each title at Smashwords, but only for the next three days, so hurry! Blood Knot, my erotic MMF

Berengaria Brown Will Be Guesting Here, December 21st. Goodies to Win!

Berengaria has visited here before.  Apparently, she had so much fun, she's back to do it all again. Wednesday, December 21st, Berengaria will be stopping by to talk about herself, life, and her latest MMF romance, Santa Baby. Oh yeah, and she's giving away an ebook from her backlist to a random commentor, so don't