What I'm looking forward to reading

So, as of 11:23 last night, I have finished reading the last book in the Game of Thrones series (yes, I know, they have another name, but I can’t remember it right now). I’m a reader. I devour books. I’ll read any book, in any genre – well, okay, there are a few things I won’t read, but they are […]

Merry Christmas to you!

I’m posting a day early this week, because by tomorrow, I’ll be knee-deep in last minute prep for the holiday. ┬áBut I wanted to make sure to let you know that if you’re looking for a last minute gift for someone, I can help you out. Starting tomorrow, Christmas Eve, both Ripped Away and The Secrets He Kept will be […]

The mind of a mystery or suspense writer

A friend recently shared an image on Facebook that made me laugh. It was a picture of a not-quite-closed door with a caption that was something to the effect of how a normal person would see that and just think, “Oh, the door to the garage didn’t get closed all the way” and a writer thinks, “Oh, no! The door […]

2014 Reading Challenge

On the Goodreads site is the 2014 Reading Challenge. This particular challenge allows you to select the number of books you want to read. I chose 60 books for this year, which averages out to a little over a week per book. I figured, given my writing and the fact that I homeschool my kids, a book a week (roughly) […]