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"The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means." 

--Oscar Wilde  

May 7, 2018

Well, I've hit my usual wall at about page 200 of the new manuscript, which means that I'm looking for ways to fill my time before I dive back in to edit and find out what the hell is wrong with it--there's always something, at this stage. Thus ... for you, a rare blog...

September 27, 2017

I'll be doing a workshop on Researching the Historical Novel, at Bainbridge Artisans Resource Network (BARN) on January 27th, and registration is now open.

For anyone interested--the workshop will be held at BARN, in Bainbridge Island, Washington, here are the pertinent...

July 20, 2017

Tomorrow (July 21) and Saturday (July 22), I will be at the Pacific Northwest Writers Conference. I'll be autographing books, along with many, many other authors, at the huge Autograph Party on Friday night, from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., and will be giving a workshop on "...

June 7, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came out to support Seattle7Writers and the Bainbridge Schools Foundation last Saturday at our amazing Summer Bookfest. Lots of books were sold, many cookies eaten, and a good time (I hope) was had by all (at least I had a good time!). Here ar...

June 1, 2017

This is where I'll be Saturday, June 3rd, with SIXTEEN other authors, signing books for and chatting with anyone who stops by. I expect to have cookies, though I haven't decided yet which kind: chocolate? Molasses? Decisions, decisions.

If you're in the area, I hope you...

January 17, 2017

I was lucky enough to get an advanced copy of Elizabeth Blackwell's latest historical novel, In the Shadow of Lakecrest, and now I am giving a copy away to some lucky reader. Set in the 1920s, and reminiscent of Rebecca, the story has a heroine who isn't what she seems...

January 13, 2017

Last night's signing at Third Place Books in Lake Forest Park, WA, was a lot of fun, with some great questions and a lot of friendly faces. Thank you to all of you who made the trek through a dark and frosty (okay, bone-chilling) night. I could not be more grateful. He...

January 3, 2017


 

Today, my latest release, A Drop of Ink, officially hits the shelves! I know you've heard before that picking a favorite book is like picking a favorite child, but I do have a special fondness for this one, and I'm excited for everyone else to finally read it!

Tonight...

November 27, 2016

Yesterday was Small Business Saturday, and to celebrate, I was at my local independent bookstore, Liberty Bay Books, in Poulsbo, Washington. Thanks to everyone who decided to shop small and local yesterday! Liberty Bay Books now has new stock of autographed books, and...

November 22, 2016

This year's Holiday Bookfest was our most successful ever! Thanks for coming, buying, donating. Here's a group picture of all the authors involved.

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