READING RECOMMENDATIONS DAYS 11 & 12

I forgot to post here yesterday, but if you follow me on Facebook, you’ll never miss a recommendation. Still, here goes … Day 11 I’ve rediscovered Lisa Jewell in recent years. She used to write very different kinds of books, mostly chick lit and romance and now she writes darker-side-of-human-nature novels with intricate plotting and […]

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Love Bites: A little somehing for my readers

‘Mother’‘Wife’ I like to say ‘I don’t write romance’. And I believe that. But I do write about love, and all its many complications. It’s my singular writing ambition, capturing the love of a man for a woman, a woman for a man, a mother for their child, between siblings, and sometimes the fleeting flash of something like […]

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What Had Happened Was …

So you may or may not have noticed that I’ve been away for a while. Not literally, but figuratively. I haven’t blogged, haven’t done as much online promotion of my work, and definitely haven’t been writing with the same regularity. Instead I’ve been reading, working, falling in love with my partner and out again, and […]

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BLOG STOP: Jacinta Howard, author of ‘Less Than Forever’

Jacinta Howard has been a favorite of mine since I read ‘Better Than Okay’ and I’ve read everything of hers since. Her novels are populated with young, hip, urban professionals trying to make sense of life and love, making mistakes and eventually finding their way. I credit her work with helping remind me why I […]

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