I wrote this letter to my son this morning. Since I post a blog every year on his birthday, I thought I’d just copy and paste it here so I’ll never forget. Time is a funny, squiggly, tricky thing. Posting milestones through my writing to mark events helps me make sense of my world. I […]

February 3, 2021

A Letter from Mom on your 16th Birthday

  Hello, my peeps! I was thrilled to blog over at Writer’s Digest regarding the change from romance to women’s fiction. I think you’ll find the post informative and fun – click below to check it out!  

January 21, 2021

Making the Switch from Romance to Women’s Fiction

    I did a special post delving into all the intimate details of planning and executing the perfect trip – inspired by my newest release, Our Italian Summer. Get your Italy on click to read more:

January 6, 2021

Behind the Scenes of Our Italian Summer

    Ah, 2020. As I was scrolling through Facebook and receiving my regular blog posts from the ones I admire, I was overcome with the explosion of F—off 2020, along with a smattering of best ranked lists and goals for 2021. I’m always fascinated to read opinions on the year behind us and the […]

December 31, 2020

Random Thoughts on New Year’s Eve…

    The holiday season is a time when memories ripen before us like plump fruit; ready to be picked; cherished, and savored. I also believe our senses become a primary vehicle for those memories—the tastes, sounds, textures, and sights of our environment and people around us help solidify all the magical moments we treasure. […]

December 21, 2020

Our Italian Christmas