Guest Post – Magic Thursday and #DarkMoon

It’s Thursday, and over on Dark Side DownUnder it’s Magic Thursday. It’s a particularly magical Thursday for me, because I was invited to talk about my new novel, Dark Moon. Given the site’s magical nature, I decided to talk about how my characters surprise me all the time with the things they say and do, and mostly the way they … Read More

My Author Profile is on Darksiders Downunder!

My silly mug is appearing on another site and despite never liking photos of myself, I’m pretty happy about this one – it’s my Author Profile with my two books, Dark Moon and Killing Me Softly, underneath on Darksiders Downunder Darksiders Downunder is a site that allows lovers of fantasy and paranormal fiction to meet their favourite authors, meet new … Read More

Sidekicks and Secondary Characters are Winners too.

I’ve just been over on Mary Costello’s blog where Mary allowed me to prattle on about a subject that isn’t much written about. (http://marycostelloauthor.wordpress.com) I was talking about sidekicks and secondary characters and why I think they are winners too and I thought I’d share it here too. HOORAY FOR SIDEKICKS – an ode to the secondary characters I love. … Read More

Writing and motherhood – Guest Blog with Destiny Romance

I’m talking today on the Destiny Romance blog about how I handle writing and motherhood and why I do it. So many people ask me how I manage to fit it all in and why I would do such a hellish thing. How on earth did I manage to write my first novel, Killing Me Softly, let alone a second … Read More

Why do I love paranormal/sci fi/fantasy…have you got a minute?

People often ask me when they find out that I write paranormal fiction, why I write it. The short answer I give them is that I enjoy it and I read it and those are the stories that come to me. It seems simple. But the long answer is something far more involved. Right from when I was little I … Read More

Release day for Dark Moon

Today is the day I’ve slaved so hard for – the release day of Dark Moon. Big thanks go to so many people (family, friends, writing groups and critique partners) but especially on this day to my editors at Penguin’s Destiny Romance and my agent, Alex Adsett, who took a chance on it and me and saw something special. I … Read More

Dark Moon – 5 star review on Goodreads already

I thought getting a 4 star review the other day on Goodreads for Dark Moon, which isn’t even out yet, was pretty fabulous. But another review has just been posted that gives it 5 stars. Check it out here: 5 Star Review And if you missed it, here’s the other wonderful review. 4 Star Review It is so gratifying that … Read More

Guest Post on Harlequin Junkie with Giveaway

It’s so exciting to have another book coming out again. Part of that excitement is in waiting to see how people will receive it – will they like it? Won’t they like it? But another part of the excitement is having the opportunity to share my love of writing, my love of this world and the characters I’m creating in … Read More