The Writer’s Cut

The Writer’s Cut

You are invited to the launch of my equestrian mystery Spiral of Hooves: The Writer’s Cut aka The Second Edition on August 7th, 2017, which is incidentally my 64th birthday. Join me on Facebook or Goodreads as I discuss how the novel came about, my horse world, being an MS warrior, and my future from … Continue reading

Edge of a Knife – a review

Edge of a Knife – a review

  As both a reader and writer, I am fascinated by alternative histories so when Robert Edward mentioned his book on Goodreads, I was game for a read. Edge of a Knife (The American Mage War #1) by Robert Edward (Goodreads Author) It has been thirteen years since southern war wizards decisively defeated the Union Army and … Continue reading

Launch Minus and Counting

Launch Minus and Counting

Equestrian thrills return on August 7th with the re-release of my first mystery set in the horse world. (Yes, there is a second in the pile of drafts.) First published in December 2013 but out of print since I left the publisher, “Spiral of Hooves” returns in a new edition revised to address readers’ comments. … Continue reading

#IWSG – Lesson Learned

#IWSG – Lesson Learned

Making time to write this monthly post for Insecure Writer’s Support Group Day ties in with this month’s optional question? July 5 Question: What is one valuable lesson you’ve learned since you started writing? Don’t rush any stage of the writing process. Make time and take time. It took me thirteen years to write my debut novel, Spiral … Continue reading

The Secret Garden – a review

The Secret Garden – a review

I have joined the Insecure Writers Support Group Bookclub on Goodreads and for June/July, we are reading Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic children’s book The Secret Garden.  The Club says, “This book was chosen to demonstrate characterization, which was voted #1 for what you would like to learn to do better. Even if you’ve read this … Continue reading

#IWSG – Confessions about quitting

#IWSG – Confessions about quitting

Time for the monthly post as it’s Insecure Writer’s Support Group Day – well tomorrow is. I’m writing this a day early as I have the energy and my eyes aren’t as bad they have been – more of that below. The starting point is what is this month’s optional question? June 7 Question: Did you ever say … Continue reading