Category Archives: Guest Author

Chatting with Victoria Vane

Chatting with Victoria Vane

Let’s lift our hands and welcome Victoria Vane with a rousing round of applause! Whoot! I LOVE hosting my fabulous author pals on the blog. Today I feel as if I am opening my blog doors to two authors rather than one because I originally came to know Victoria in her previous incarnation: Emery Lee. Together… Continue Reading

Kendra Leigh Castle is in the house!

Kendra Leigh Castle is in the house!

    Guest Author Wednesday and the adorable, delightful Kendra Leigh Castle is in the house! Another one of my long-time author pals, Kendra and I “met” as fellow Sourcebooks writers on the Casablanca blog. An instant friendship was forged. Alas Kendra and I have sadly only been able to meet face-to-face once, that being… Continue Reading

Carolyn Brown sits for an Interview

Carolyn Brown sits for an Interview

There are certain people one meets during their lifetime who instantly impact, and then leave an indelible stamp upon your mind. Carolyn Brown is one such person. Dubbed the “Hell Ya!” cowgirl at the 2010 RWA (image to right), Carolyn’s spunk and energetic personality gave additional life to an already lively party. None of us will… Continue Reading

Katherine Bone Reporting for Duty!

Katherine Bone Reporting for Duty!

Author Spotlight Wednesday is going rogue. Thar be pirates afoot! Novelist Katherine Bone confesses to a serious infatuation with Captain Jack Sparrow, so you can imagine what that leads to! After seeing Katherine’s name frequently in the two historical RWA groups we both belong to, we finally met in 2012 at the RWA conference in… Continue Reading

Regina Jeffers Tells All!

Regina Jeffers Tells All!

I feel like I have known Regina Jeffers forever…. and I mean that in a good way! Yet the truth is that we became acquainted in the fall of 2010 when Austen Authors was being formed (Regina was one of the original members), strengthened our friendship entirely via the blog and emails, and did not… Continue Reading

Spotlight on Merry Farmer

Spotlight on Merry Farmer

Guest Author Wednesday dawns bright with my pal Merry Farmer in the spotlight. I first “met” Merry through the Beau Monde and Historical Hearts Through History chapters of the RWA, specifically via the wonderfully insightful blogs she writes. And now, thanks to the friendships forged with romance writers, Merry is on my website with a… Continue Reading

Winners & News

Winners & News

Congratulations are due to six lucky winners from my recent Guest Author Spotlights.  ~ From Grace Burrowes on April 30 ~ $25 Amazon gift certificate to Anne Hoile signed copy of Trenton: Lord of Loss to Alisha and Manuela ~ From Loucinda McGary on May 14 ~ eBook of The Mozart Murders to Seli Lopez,… Continue Reading

Sandy James Celebrates a New Release

Sandy James Celebrates a New Release

For my second guest author Wednesday I am thrilled to welcome Sandy James, and share in her celebration for a new release: The Bottom Line. I was introduced to Sandy by my friend Cheryl Brooks several years ago at an RWA conference, and each year thereafter it has been my pleasure to hang out with… Continue Reading

Grace Burrowes, NYT Bestseller

Grace Burrowes, NYT Bestseller

Today begins my Author Spotlight Wednesday endeavor, and who better to launch it than New York Times Bestselling historical romance novelist Grace Burrowes! I am deeply honored to welcome Grace to my blog, and very thankful the publishing fates crossed our paths. Grace and I met several years ago at one of the RWA National… Continue Reading