Category Archives: Historical

Lamb’s Wool, an old-fashioned Christmas Beverage (and a giveaway)

It’s the Christmas season, so once again I’m trotting out my lamb’s wool blog. But the giveaway is new, and if that’s what you’re here for, feel free to scroll to the bottom. But really, you should try drinking lamb’s … Continue reading

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Teaser: Love at First Dance

Here’s a teaser from the second of my novellas in Once Upon a Christmas Kiss. (There are two: The Reluctant Seductress and Love at First Dance, and because they are closely connected, they are together as a duet under the … Continue reading

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The Christmas Knot is free!

My ghostly Regency novella, The Christmas Knot, is free on Amazon from today through Saturday. Widowed and destitute, Edwina White takes a position as governess in a haunted house. She’s so desperate that she’ll take anything, and besides, she doesn’t … Continue reading

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Teaser: The Reluctant Seductress

In case you haven’t already bought Once Upon a Christmas Kiss, here’s a teaser from one of my novellas in it (there are two: The Reluctant Seductress and Love at First Dance, and because they are closely connected, they are … Continue reading

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Two Upcoming Giveaways (and the Dangers of Multiple Choice)

I love participating in giveaways. There are lots of fun prizes for the participants and good exposure for my books, too. The Romance Reviews are having their big Year End Splash in November, so of course I signed up. The … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Christmas Kiss…

It’s that time of year again… Christmas is coming, so why not put yourself in the mood by reading a bunch of historical holiday novellas? 9 novellas for 99 cents by USA today and bestselling authors is a great deal. … Continue reading

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Volunteering Ideas- An 8 Part Summer Series (Part Eight)

Did you know that one of the main benefits of volunteering is to make YOU happier? This summer, and the last in the series, I’m highlighting ways you can volunteer in your community. Fix and serve meals. Did you know … Continue reading

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Volunteering Ideas- An 8 Part Summer Series (Part Seven)

Did you know that one of the main benefits of volunteering is to make YOU happier? This summer, I’m highlighting some ways you can volunteer in your community. Become a good neighbor. If your neighborhood has a beautification project, join … Continue reading

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The Book of Hours and The Redemption of the Shrew (and a giveaway)

Usually I don’t remember the original inspiration for a story. My imagination tends to jump from one idea to another in a seemingly haphazard way that’s almost impossible to trace backward. Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon Canada Amazon Australia But…I … Continue reading

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Free! Grab your Kindle copy of The Rake’s Irish Lady

Today through July 26, The Rake’s Irish Lady, the second in my Regency series Scandalous Kisses, is free for Kindle!!  (This is a celebration freebie thanks to my publisher, because the fourth in the series, The Redemption of the Shrew, … Continue reading

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