Progress Report

My story for the anthology How to Find a Duke in Ten Days is back from copyedits and has been updated accordingly. The anthology is now off to be formatted. Our usual partner in crime, Miranda Neville, was unable to join us in this anthology, to the great disappointment of the rest of us.I’m also […]

The Fork is Out!

Ok, so my novella for the How To Find A Duke in 10 Days anthology is done. It’s off to copy-edits and proofreading. The tentative title is The Viscount’s First Kiss. In the next few days, I will set up my website page for the novella, post an excerpt, and an extended excerpt in the members […]

A Clearer Explanation

Yes, just about everything I’m writing or supposed to write is late and delayed. The primary reason is my mother’s health. I have no control over her condition or the toll it takes on the entire family, and specifically on my ability to write as much or as effectively. At the moment, I am finishing […]

More writing News etc

The RWA National Conference was last week. Since I’m currently on the Board of Directors, I was in Florida from Saturday through the following Sunday. Conference was great for all the usual reasons: information, networking, seeing friends in person, celebrating Romance and Romance authors. So, at the moment, Surrender to Ruin is sitting in a […]

RWA National Conference

I am in Orlando, Florida where the RWA National Conference has kicked off. I arrived Saturday since the National Board met Sunday and Monday. Tuesday was a day of rest, napping, writing, and ice cream. Conference has started and it’s high energy. If you see me, say hi!

More News on Surrender to Ruin

I have the MS for Surrender to Ruin back from the 2nd editorial round and hope to have the adjustments made shortly. I hesitate to give an estimate to done, but I am thinking this weekend to finish the adjustments and 1-2 weeks to check for silly typos etc. Then it goes to copy-edits. I’ll […]

News! Progress Report

Today I finished revisions for Surrender to Ruin. It goes to my editor for a final pass edit. Hopefully after that it’s minor issues quickly addressed and then it’s off to copy edits.  

WildLife and an Update

Update first Am about a quarter of the way through some additional revisions to Surrender to Ruin. It’s going well. I promise you. I did mention over at my Facebook Author Page, that the health of a family member is impacting my writing time. This book will be done soon. Wildlife! Not mine. My brother […]

Updates!

Writing Updates I have a a few updates for everyone. First, Surrender to Ruin is back from it’s additional read through. I have a few tweaks to make so things are moving ever closer to done. I’m doing another historical anthology with Grace Burrowes, Miranda Neville, and Shana Galen. I started that story while STR […]

Heriot: A Death Tax

So, I was reading this book from 1806 about the duties of a Steward. It’s got loads of interesting information and some examples of the different types of accounting. One of them made me just shake my head. The ledger example is for recording income received and money spent for tenant and household-related expenses. This […]

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