Category Archives: Personal

When You Start to Spin

November has been a tough month. Mostly because when something is wrong, it’s my instinct to hide it. Ignore it and pretend it’s not happening. I’m incredibly good at rationalizing away whatever bad, scary thing is happening until it overwhelms … Continue reading

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Colorado Fun in Photos

This was the tastiest burger I’ve ever eaten at 5280 Burger Bar. The beef was so flavorful. The avocado, bacon, and cheddar definitely helped. First dinner in Denver! Denver street.   View from 16th Street Mall. Victorian buildings at Larimer … Continue reading

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Happy July Fourth!

    Hope everyone has a wonderful July Fourth! I’m closing comments so you can enjoy the holiday! See you next week–when it’s Highway Thirteen to Manhattan’s cover reveal!!!

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Book Club and Berry Picking

Last Thursday, I was invited to a CT book club to discuss TGWIG. It’s really cool to sit down with readers and talk about the characters and the story. The hostess had every make a “ghost” or “supernatural” themed food item. We … Continue reading

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The Week in Review

The past week has been very work intensive with proofing the ARC for Highway Thirteen to Manhattan. It’s amazing what you catch on the thirtieth read when it’s actually laid out like a book. I’m working on the ebook with … Continue reading

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The Secret Reason I Write

When I was a little girl, I used to wish for one superpower: to be invisible. I didn’t want people to see me. I didn’t want to be looked at or teased. I wanted to be there but not be … Continue reading

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Barnes and Noble Signing in June

June 11 and 12 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., I will be at the Waterbury Barnes and Noble at 235 Union Street, Waterbury, CT, for a Teen Weekend Book Signing. Barnes and Noble will be selling copies of The … Continue reading

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What's a Good Day?

A good day is stepping outside and discovering a few of these little white flowers blooming and remembering how they filled the yard of your childhood home. A good day is looking up and realizing spring is here and I’m on … Continue reading

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A Me Weekend

I thought I’d share some highlights from my weekend. It was a weekend of not writing. 🙂 I’ve started coloring again to relax my mind during revisions. It’s something I do just for me. It does focus my mind, but … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Short Stories

As I was wrapping up developmental edits for my editor on Six Train’s sequel, I thought I would do something fun on the side. I decided to enter a short story contest. This was going to be a nice break from novel writing. … Continue reading

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