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Christmas short story! Get Silver Bells for $.99

Christmas short story! Get Silver Bells for $.99

In 2018, I wrote a Christmas short story and gave it away to those of you who were anxiously awaiting Duel's arrival (which happened in October of 2019! Finally!). There's no murder in this one, but it's a fun little story about keeping your priorities straight, even...

Looking for a Summer Read?

Looking for a Summer Read?

Ready, Aim, Murder! When a dueling scene ends in death, a young actress has to find out whether it was an accident or murder before she becomes the next victim.

Cemetery Sounds

Cemetery Sounds

When I was an older teen, my friend and I thought it would be fun to drive through an old cemetery in our town in the middle of the night. We both loved history, and we told ourselves that was our reason for turning down the one-lane road and driving through the rusty...

Christmas Goals: Romance author vs Mystery Author

Christmas Goals: Romance author vs Mystery Author

My new friend, Jenny Hale, just released her latest Christmas romance! Meanwhile, I've been working on a little something for Christmas as well... Not sure what the title will be yet, but I'm working on a short story for Christmas with a little murder and a little...

October Sale!

October Sale!

Click on the ad to buy Pedestal and Duel at this low price! October only! EBook sale also available (Pedestal $.99 and Duel $3.99).

Gethsemane Brown: a new mystery series to love

Gethsemane Brown: a new mystery series to love

I had the privilege of hearing Alexia Gordon speak at a Sisters in Crime virtual convention (Mystery in the Midlands) back in July, and I wrote down her name and book character because I knew we were kindred spirits.  Alexia is a physician by day and a crime fiction...

Prince Albert on a Pedestal

Prince Albert on a Pedestal

This is the Prince Albert Memorial.  It is just outside the Kensington Palace gates in London and across from Royal Albert Hall.  Some people find it gaudy, but personally I love it!  It speaks to me of a woman's love for her husband, gone too soon, and it honors his...