Monthly Archive:: December 2014

Merry Christmas!

Thank  you from the bottom of my heart for welcoming my first novel, Unraveled, into the world this year. I’m grateful for your support and encouragement. It’s a dream come true to see my work in print and I loved hearing from every single one of you as you got to know Blake and Lauren
Category: Uncategorized

Wordless Wednesday: Unexpected Inspiration

A plot shows up when you least expect it. We visited a local farm to enjoy their Christmas lights. I took this picture while we waited in line to ride the train. As soon as I saw the picture on my camera’s screen, two fictional characters I haven’t even met yet materialized in my imagination.
Category: Wordless Wednesday

The Ten on Tuesdays: Top Ten Books I Read in 2014

I’m linking up with The Broke and the Bookish for another Top Ten Tuesday and sharing the Top Ten books I read this year. It’s a tall order, paring it down to just ten. Reading is a very subjective experience. I get that. So in case you’re wondering how I arrived at this list,  let me break
Category: The Ten on Tuesdays

A League of Her Own + a Giveaway

Karen Rock’s new novel, A League of Her Own, is her latest release from Harlequin Heartwarming, a line of wholesome, tender romances. The blog tour for A League of Her of Own wraps up this weekend. Be sure to enter the tour-wide giveaway for a chance to win paperback copies of FOUR of Karen’s novels in the Heartwarming
Category: Book Buzz

Happy Book Birthday, The Wishing Season!

  Photo credit: Denise Hunter Book blurb: Living side-by-side, a fledgling chef and a big-hearted contractor find a delicious attraction. Trouble is, their chemistry could spoil their dreams. Spirited PJ McKinley has the touch when it comes to food. Her dream of opening her own restaurant is just one building short of reality. So when
Category: Book Buzz

10 Gift Ideas for the Writer in Your Life

Tis the season to give and receive, right? I walked past this delightful book in the party supply section of Target the other day. 642 Things to Write About. Of course I had to pick it up and give it a quick perusal. What do you know, it inspired today’s gift-giving themed blog post. I guess there’s
Category: Holiday Fun