I just returned from the annual RWA conference, which concluded yesterday. As an extreme introvert, I’ll need at least a week to recover. However, I can easily say (like I do every year) it was the highlight of my year. I absolutely love this conference. Here’s my ten random thoughts […]
Next Saturday, I’ll be signing Bodyguard (as Jessica Linden, so look for me in the L section!). If you’re in the area, escape the heat and come meet me and hundreds of other authors. All proceeds benefit literacy. Click here for more info.
Obviously, it wasn’t blogging! LOL! I kept super busy this summer, spending most of my time writing. I wrote one and a half books! In fact, I just sent the completed one off to my editor this morning. I’m impressed with myself considering I also had my two boys (ages […]
One of my early beta readers for Letting Go told me I needed to tell Josh’s story. I was like “huh?” But the more I thought about it, the more I realized it was true! He’s a totally fun character and a lot deeper than he seems on the surface. […]
So I didn’t win the Golden Heart. To people not in the RWA community, this may seem like a huge disappointment. And don’t get me wrong–I would have been thrilled if I had won, but as any Golden Heart finalist will tell you, finaling is winning. All the GH nominees […]
In July of 2012, I traveled clear across the country from Virginia to Anaheim, California to attend the RWA® national conference. I had never traveled like that by myself before—much less clear across the entire country—and I knew no one. I am an extreme introvert. Couple that with severe shyness […]