Drop a pebble in the water: just a splash, and it is gone;  But there’s half-a-hundred ripples Circling on and on and on….  (James W. Foley 1874-1939) I’m a big believer in the ripple effect – that like a stone tossed in a pond, one person’s action can build upon itself to have enormous ramifications. […]






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As anyone who reads my Wednesday Musings knows,  I am heading to the United Kingdom this fall.  Thus, I’m all about anything and everything English.  That’s why this week’s blog hop post is from my pal Kate Hardy.  She’s talking about bluebells – which we don’t have here in New England.  Seeing these pictures… Well, […]






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This week’s guest blog is courtesy of Samantha Hunter, whose recent Harlequin Blaze title Unexpected Temptation came out in February. Since this Sunday is Easter, she talks about Easter basket traditions…. Whether you observe the religious holiday or just enjoy getting together with family and friends, I imagine most people have some kind of Easter […]






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MARKETING OVERLOAD? Things are bit crazy this week as I’m gearing up for Monday’s release of The Billionaire’s Matchmaker by Entangled Publishing.  I was barely finished with my latest manuscript when I started writing blogs, sending out review copies and issuing press releases. Can I tell you that I really hate promotion?  Ironic, seeing as how […]






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