Baby Boomers Rejoice the birth of Seasoned Romance!

  I was born at the tail end of the baby boom. I grew up in the sixties to: the tune of the best music; girls finally being allowed to wear pants at school; and slightly less expectation that we make one of only three choices for our future–become a teacher, become a nurse, or…

What Reading Means to Me

  I devour romantic suspense, mysteries and romance.  I also write them.   I wanted to blog on a subject that encompassed all three. Research was a perfect fit. Today most can be done online, but I still do it the old-fashioned way of going to the library. It forces me to leave my desk,…

What Would You Do? #FosterAbuse #FamilyMatters @jacqbiggar

  What would you do if you saw children being abused? The sad truth is many of us care, but not enough to get into the middle of what could be a dangerous or embarrassing situation. We don’t do it out of meanness, as much as self preservation. If we don’t get involved, we can’t…

When Reading Changed My Life

What day, you ask. V-day? Anniversary? Birth of children? The day I sold my first story? Way back in eighth grade, my English teacher had given us the assignment to read a book and present an oral review. At those words, my insides had twisted into a hard knot. I was terribly shy and hated…