JULY 1, 2013!
A mere 18 days from today is the OFFICIAL launch date for The Vesuvius Isotope!
In celebration of its debut, a truly epic 20-stop blog tour has been planned. As is customary, this tour will include interviews,…
Romantic suspense amid the chaos of a world at war. The year is 1940. As England braces for invasion and the German army overruns Europe, two American sisters in Paris risk their lives to save a downed British airman from Nazi arrest. Linda Rossiter and Eleanor Masson soon realize the price they may pay…Continue
You've just typed, "The End." Your first draft is completed. Perhaps you've been creating this masterpiece for several years, one scene at a time in between your day job and family obligations. Or perhaps you've just banged out this entire novel during the month of November. Now what? Here I offer a…Continue
In the ruins of Herculaneum lies the Villa dei Papiri, a sprawling palace once owned by the father-in-law of Julius Caesar. In the 79CE eruption of Mount Vesuvius, the villa and its extensive library were buried and perfectly preserved. Today, they have been partially excavated. The…Continue
I'm completing my second first manuscript and one of my readers (Mom) is hounding me about indentation. Mom is an English teacher, so I do take these things seriously. The debate is: do you indent…Continue
Hello all, I've built a webpage using "Webstarts" and published it. This was about a month ago, and I've paid up front for a year. Now my website is messed up and the Webstarts main page (which is…Continue
I was reading a discussion about "alpha readers", a term evidently invented by the poster of the discussion. But, we all knew what she meant, and it turned out that several people didn't know where…Continue