NYC Midnight Short Story Entry – The Burnt Man

Nicola Galliani reread the note instructing him where to go after he made it through L’Isola dell Lagrime. His orders were to meet Vanzetti in New York. The date of the revolution was set. If the people ever wanted to break the stranglehold that the crooks and hucksters of Wall Street maintained on them, he … Read more

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Excerpt from upcoming Permanently Deleted

(Unedited preview – may contain errors.) “Mike was found dead Monday morning,” Juliet said. Dusty was silent for a moment. Her face crumpled and she began to cry. “I lied. I know Mike. He’s my…he was my boyfriend. I thought his wife sent you to threaten me again.” Mascara tears tracked a crooked line down … Read more

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Dyeing to Meet You – Short Screenplay

I participated in NYC Midnight’s Screenwriting challenge this past year.  Never having written one, I scrambled to learn proper formatting, etc.  For those of you unfamiliar with NYC Midnight’s writing contests, participants are given their genre, subject and character. In addition, there is a strict word and time limit. I was given auction, romance and … Read more

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Permanently Deleted Preview

This is an UNEDITED ADVANCE of Chapter One of Permanently Deleted, Book Three in the Phee Jefferson Series.   I was seated at the circulation desk in the library checking in the large cart of books next to me. I wanted to get everything done and shelved before I went home in a few minutes. … Read more

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Another Excerpt from the Romance Report

Please enjoy an (unedited) excerpt from my forthcoming novel, The Romance Report. Our main character has returned from her first date with a man from the dating site, True Hearts. Let’s peek in and see how it went.   CHAPTER SEVEN A blog dedicated to the pursuit of love and happiness. The Romance Report … Read more

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Excerpt from The Romance Report

This is an advanced excerpt from The Romance Report.  This is not final, but does provide a glimpse into the our main character, Quinn, and her dating disasters.   Quinn struggled to buckle her 3-inch black Prada heels while holding her cell phone between her shoulder and ear.  Sighing, she tossed the phone on her … Read more

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West Virginia Writers Weekend

Join me at 1:45 p.m. on Friday, June 26th as I read from my novel, Death is Long Overdue.  I will have both books available for purchase that day.  I hope to see you there!  506 total views,  1 views today

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Book signing and reading at Dahlgren Library

Join me on Friday, May 15th at the Dahlgren General Library located at NSA South Potomac in Dahlgren, VA.  Reading and book signing will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Come drink a glass of wine and spend some time with Phee and me!  426 total views,  1 views today

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