Because They Stand By Us

Because They Stand By Us

On this Memorial Day, I think of all the suffering here and around the world, and I am yet more grateful to the men and women who so bravely and selflessly put their safety, their limbs and their lives on the line for values so deeply cherished. And, since my mind has...
The Pen-Name Game

The Pen-Name Game

When I decided I needed a pen name for my erotic fiction, I realized I wanted one that I could ‘wear’ with ease. One with which I could grow and not be ashamed. Many of my first attempts at names were catchy but… typical. Boring. Others sounded eerily similar to...
Branding – An Author by Any Other Name…

Branding – An Author by Any Other Name…

Branding – An Author by any other Name When I decided to write in a new genre, I worried how it would affect the brand (as author of Romantic Suspense) I’d worked on for years. I had a website I absolutely loved which ‘felt’ like my work. How could I suddenly...