Beautiful like Lucifer

His was an impossibly beautiful face. With golden hair, a manly chin, and ice-blue eyes, he was like a Greek god in the flesh. A prince who stepped out of a storybook. And he was altogether charming -- oh, he was. She too was lovely, and smart, and very talented. He singled her out to … Continue reading Beautiful like Lucifer

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Two more A Very Austen Christmas eBook giveaways are live this week. Right now, the odds for you to win are really good. Serena shares an excerpt from "The Christmas Matchmaker" at Savvy Verse and Wit. And Laura has a Rafflecopter giveaway running, along with an excerpt from Robin Helm's "Her Christmas Gift" at The … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Christmas coming to your Kindle

Thanks to readers like you, A Very Austen Christmas continues as the #1 Best Seller in Amazon’s British Anthologies. Here are two more opportunities for you to win an eBook. More Agreeably Engaged’s Janet Taylor is showcasing excerpts from each of the four stories. And there’s an excerpt from The Christmas Matchmaker at Ceri Tanti’s Babblings of a Bookworm too. Just leave a … Continue reading Christmas coming to your Kindle

Not today, Nekked Guy!

It's kind of sad when a full-price book beats a 99-cent nekked guy --but we have! At least, we have for today. I'm good with that! Fame is all too fleeting, but love endures. And A Very Austen Christmas is a book that love built. Robin, Wendi, Barbara and I wrote these stories out of friendship … Continue reading Not today, Nekked Guy!

Celebrating our Christmas anthology!

Here it is, just in time for the holidays: A Very Austen Christmas. It's a book, a real book. I know, right? I always say this (like I'm Pinocchio or something) whenever a new release comes out. The thing is, it used to be nothing but ideas.  And now it's something I can hold it in … Continue reading Celebrating our Christmas anthology!

Celebrating ‘Understanding Elizabeth’

Rejoice with those who rejoice... (Romans 12:15) Oh, how I love behind-the scenes stuff! I am one who enjoys rehearsals, even when I'm not performing.  There's just something about that crackle of creative energy. The writer in me ponders intelligent adjustments that are made to the script. And then there's the laughter and camaraderie of … Continue reading Celebrating ‘Understanding Elizabeth’

Day 19: Meet Robin Helm, bibliophile

That's what today's prompt asks for: a "true bibliophile." I didn't have to go far to find one because my blogging pal fits the bill nicely. In Robin Helm's own words, here is how an avid reader comes to be. <><><> Reading has fascinated me since I was old enough to understand words. I am the … Continue reading Day 19: Meet Robin Helm, bibliophile