NEW RELEASE ALERT: ‘Unplanned: A ‘Snowflake’ Drop-in’

The other day, I was re-reading my book ‘Courtship’. I do that sometimes, and it’s usually only after a fair amount of time and distance that I can begin to like what I’ve written, and see it clearly, critique it and acknowledge with a much clearer head what worked and what didn’t. Some readers felt […]

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NEW RELEASE ALERT: ‘Not That Kind of Girl’ -The ‘Shorts’ Book 8

About ‘Not That Kind of Girl’: “Kate won’t be back ‘til Monday.” A roommate. Her boyfriend. An irresistible opportunity. Terri has always been “the quiet one.” People think she’s shy, but she’s really not. She’s pretty enough, and smart enough, she just hasn’t been particularly … remarkable. Ian on the other hand is remarkable. He’s […]

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Silent Nights: Chapter 1 Sneak Peek

About the book: It’s a career-making opportunity. Summer has an invitation to ‘Black America’s Wedding of the Decade’ and wouldn’t miss it for the world. Deuce Scaife is finally marrying his college sweetheart Zora Diallo (an outcome that was never in doubt, by the way, except maybe to the two people getting married) and since […]

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Lily Java Talks about her October Double Release!

I’ve been looking forward to these books for a long time. Lily Java has been in her writer’s lab for over a year, only allowing very brief peeks into what she was working on. Then, late this summer, I got more than a brief peek and was blown away. I always knew she was a […]

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My Revenge Review and What it Taught Me

So here’s how it went down: It was 2012 and I had just let loose into the world, my first self-published book, Commitment. It was a long book. Even after I’d edited it sixty million times, it was still kind of a tome. It was the kind of book that proved that I didn’t know […]

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