Celebrating Book #6 Release

Celebrating Book #6 Release Last week I released my 6th published book. ACT OF BETRAYAL, is Book 3 in The Second Chances Series, which covers the lives of four women in their mid-40s who’ve been friends since they met at summer camp when they were kids. The first book signing I’ll have for this book…

Inspiration from My Favorite Mystery Authors

Collecting quotations has been one of my lifelong hobbies. In the pre-computer days, I would jot down quotations on slips of paper and toss them in a desk drawer. Once a month, I would type them up and place them in a special file folder. I’ve kept the folder but now use Pinterest and Goodreads…

The Scent of Change #Globalwarming #Inspiration @jacqbiggar

It’s raining! I don’t know about you, but those of us in the northwestern part of Canada are celebrating. Every year it gets hotter and drier and the earth is aging seemingly before our eyes. It was always a dream for DH and I to move to Vancouver Island. We came here on our honeymoon…

Sneak Off and Read: Lines with the theme CHOKE, #RSsos #RomSuspense

#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines with the theme CHOKE for a great start to the week. Enjoy! I invited her out to dinner and put the ring in a glass of champagne. Problem is, she choked on the damn thing and they had to call the paramedics. Sam Bradley w/a McKenna Sinclair “Wow,” I choked, “you…

Disasters, 2, 3, & 4…

Wow! What’s Mother Nature so angry about? The last post I wrote on Aug. 30 was about Hurricane Harvey hitting the Gulf Coast of Texas.  Now here we are not quite two weeks later and Hurricane Irma has torn up the Caribbean and the entire state of Florida, followed close on its heels by Jose…

Sneak Off and Read: Lines about a SNORT, #RSsos #RomSuspense

#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines about a SNORT for a great start to the week. Enjoy! Matt grinned. “What do you take me for? I’m not that type of guy.” She snorted. “You’re all that type of guy.” Jacquie Biggar The deputy was clearly intimidated by the angry firefighter. With a snort, he opened the door…

Kindness is the ultimate headline, don’t you think?

By Kathryn Jane  Here most of us sit in front of our monitors and televisions, watching disasters unfold, and what I’m seeing time after time, in spite of the horrible click-bait type of headlines, is Kindness!  I’m seeing:  People of all races, ethnic backgrounds, and stages of financial security helping each other.  Posts of gratitude…

Sneak Off and Read: Lines about a YAWN, #RSsos #RomSuspense

#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines about a YAWN for a great start to the week. Enjoy! “I fell asleep.” I tucked a strand of hair behind my right ear. “How embarrassing. I hope I didn’t snore.” “No big deal, and you didn’t.” Vicki Batman  Alone, every little sound seemed amplified, from the cawing of a crow…