Creating a Legend: Pietas #scifi #amwriting

The Legend of Pietas The book, Bringer of Chaos, begins with the words: According to legend… No matter how horrific or grisly their wounds, the warriors called Ultras survived. Starvation did not stop them. Disease did not touch them. Only one … Continue reading →

Fun Dessert Hop with Prizes and #recipes Dec 14-17

Welcome! Please join me and six other romance authors as we share our sweet Christmas reads during a Facebook Dessert Recipe Hop. Have fun and enter to win prizes. Enter the Dessert Hop On each author’s page, look for a … Continue reading →

Favorite #Romance The Lawman’s Christmas Proposal @BarbaraWDaille

Today I’m sharing one of my favorite authors with you. Barbara White Daille isn’t just a wonderful author, she’s also a great friend. Here’s her book, The Lawman’s Christmas Proposal. Info on how to buy is at the end. Oh, … Continue reading →

Sweet Christmas Reads Booklist #HolidayReads #HolidaysAreComing

Have a Sweet Christmas Looking for sweet Christmas reads? All these holiday romances are more sugar than spice. If you like your romances on the sweet side, these are for you! Each author is listed with a link to buy her … Continue reading →

A dragon who calls up storms #scifi #dragons #fanart

My character Pietas has always been the villain, but I had it in my head to write his origin story. I knew he was well aquainted with storms, personal, psychic, physical, and spiritual. So when I wanted to create a … Continue reading →

Win a Cookie Baker’s Dream Pack #Baking #Facebook

Sweeten up the holidays with the Cookie Baker’s Dream Prize Pack It’s Christmas Cookie time and I’m giving away a cookie baker’s dream pack. Why? It’s all about the spirit of giving. My friend Houston Havens and I wanted to … Continue reading →

Inspired by Cats vs Cucumbers: Izzorah vs McDoth #scifi #humor

A Luc and Rah story complete in only 1142 words. Characters: Izzorah is a Kin (feline humanoid) with claws beneath human-looking nails, catlike ears and eyes, and the ability to smell emotion. Luc Saint-Cyr is an immortal who passes for … Continue reading →

Wounded Warriors Project Benefiting #veterans – follow @wwp

Our Warriors Need Help Donations to the Wounded Warriors Project organization may be made on their website. Visit to see what other ways you might be able to help. As a US Navy veteran myself, and the wife of a disabled veteran, I … Continue reading →

Tour Inside the Nizamrak Building #scifi #IAN1

I named the Nizamrak Building after my friend and mentor, the late author Barbara Karmazin. Nizamrak is Karmazin backward. BK, as she was affectionately known, loved the idea of having a site named after her. When my son Jamin created … Continue reading →

Meet Pietas: Bad Boy King of Immortals #scifi #ASMSG

Who is Pietas? Pietas ap Lorectic is the Bad Boy King of the immortal Sempervians. He’s a shapeshifter, warrior, thief, gamemaster, king, and is often referred to by his friends as Bringer. It’s short for Bringer of Chaos, one of … Continue reading →

Is it spooky yet? @romancestudio #Halloween

It’s downright spooky how good The Romance Studio (TRS) Halloween Party is this year. Spookalooza 2015 (Oct 26-31) will be awesome (and did I say spooky?). I’ll have at least one post per day, and on the final day, a … Continue reading →

Take me #BacktotheFuture Remember the Day #scifi

Remember this day in movie lore? Wednesday, October 21, 2015 — that’s the day set into the Flux Capacitor in the movie “Back to the Future” starring Christopher Lloyd and Michael J Fox. The flick had Doc Brown (Lloyd) and … Continue reading →