Sugarwater Ranch Release and Chocolate!

I’m beyond excited. Sugarwater Ranch is online everywhere. Leave a comment along with your email by May 5th and you’ll automatically be entered in my drawing for wonderful chocolate. What could be better than that?      Catherine changed into her pajamas, her arms and legs so heavy she wasn’t sure she could make it … [Read more…]

Tough Enough To Wear Pink

May is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To help this cause, Evernight Publishing is donating 25% of all Evernight website proceeds from May 1st to May 15th to support Breast Cancer Awareness. Check out to find a great romance and support a worthy cause. Around our house, several family members are showing their support by … [Read more…]

Meet Sean O’Connell–Bull Rider

Now’s the fun begins:  We get to announce the winners of Evernight’s Book Boyfriend Blog Hop!      The winner of my custom necklace is Meghan S. Congratulations Meghan! I decided to choose a second place winner for a custom Sugarwater Ranch key chain and the lucky winner is Shadow. Evernight’s Kindle Paperwhite winner: Skye K. … [Read more…]

Will the Nook Survive?

I spent several hours on Friday setting up my old Nook for my mother to use. She’s always been a voracious reader and just recently decided she wanted to try an e-reader. She’s like me in that sometimes technology eludes her, so she didn’t want to buy a new one, only to find out she … [Read more…]

Who’s Your Bookish Boyfriend?

The famous, or is it infamous, Julia Rachel Barrett tagged me with this meme. Thanks, I think. When I read the title of the post, the first man I thought of is Jamie Fraser from Outlander. He’s not the type I’d pick for this article, but then, he’s Jamie. Enough said. So here’s how this … [Read more…]

Blogging and The Cowboy and the Trophy Gopher

I struggle when it comes to writing blog posts. I know. You’d think someone who can talk non-stop to anyone and anything would be able to put a few words down on a paper once a month. I panic just thinking about crafting an article on subjects the social media experts tell me are important. … [Read more…]

To All My Friends and Family

Best Wishes for Peace, Happiness and Health in 2013.  Let it be a great year, and don’t forget to have a little fun.    I’d like to give special thanks to the wonderful people who have helped me beyond measure this year: Amity Grays Julia Barrett My husband, the Bronc Rider Wonderful Beta Reader, Tonya … [Read more…]

Diane J Reed–Author, Master of Fairy Lore

It is my pleasure to have my friend and terrific author, Diane J Reed as my guest blogger, today. I have been one of her greatest fans since reading her debut book, TWIXT. I was enchanted, frightened and completely fascinated by the characters and setting, which is in the Idaho mountains near where I was … [Read more…]

The Next Big Thing

Thanks to friend, fellow writer and All-Around cowgirl, Kari Lynn Dell, I’ve been tagged in The Next Big Thing meme. The premise is for an author to answer ten questions about the project they’re working on, so here goes: What is the working title of your next book? Sugarwater Ranchhas been the working title, but … [Read more…]