Alternative Views – what do you think?

I absolutely adore the cover of Dictatorship of the Dress, and I am not just saying that because the book contains my words! Every once in a while, a cover just perfectly embodies the tone of the story. And expresses exactly what the lucky author was hoping for. I am thrilled and thankful that the […]

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Impulse Control by Amanda Usen

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I’m totally stoked to be part of the release blitz for IMPULSE CONTROL, the first novel in the Men of the Zodiac Series! As an Aries myself, I know very well the Aries personality: born leaders, daring and intelligent. We are often adventure-seekers, and can be stubborn and aggressive. Rams, all the way! Who better […]

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Good Karma Giveaway!

In celebration of Dictatorship of the Dress, there are free copies up for grabs, all over the web. Best of luck! THIS WEEK’S GOOD KARMA GIVEAWAYS: Folded Pages Distillery: signed copy! Ends 1/23 Novel Engagement – ends Feb 16! Download this free romance novel discovery app on your device and click “contests” to win an […]

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5 Fun Free Book Facts!

Here are 5 fun free book facts about Dictatorship of the Dress: 1. There are 7 Elvis impersonators in the book. 2. The book takes place in and around (and above) New York City, Chicago, Las Vegas, and Hawaii. 3. The entire book takes place during the span of Tuesday to Saturday. 4. Even though […]

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Pictures & Words – Dictatorship

Taking a break from writing today to gather some eye candy – some of my favorite scenes from Dictatorship of the Dress inspired these Pictures & Words! Enjoy. Click each for full-size goodness!     As always, feel free to share but please do not crop or alter! All quotes from Dictatorship of the Dress © […]

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The Dictatorship Has Begun!

Happy New Year, cats and kittens. This is a big one for me. My first print novel has officially hit the shelves! Dictatorship of the Dress is a new twist on boy-meets-girl. Told in first person, alternating points of view, it follows two travelers over the span of five days. It’s a story of missed […]

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Goodreads Giveaway, part 2!

My first Goodreads giveaway went so well, I’ve decided to run another to chase away those post-holiday blues!   Dash on over the river and through the woods to Goodreads and enter to WIN one of five AUTOGRAPHED copies of my forthcoming novel, Dictatorship of the Dress! This book doesn’t release until January 6, so here’s […]

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Louder Than Love Turns One!

Call it a book birthday or an author anniversary: Louder Than Love is celebrating one year out in the world today! Be sure to “dig” out your favorite band T-shirt, set your rock playlist to repeat and click the pic above to visit the birthday bash being thrown by Expressions of a Hopeful Romantic! Enter […]

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Baton Blog Hop

Happy Monday, my friends. Blogging on the Brink has been on the brink of extinct these days, so what better way to revive it than to participate in a Baton Blog Hop! Many thanks to my WNY RWA chaptermate Stephanie Haefner for passing the baton on to me. Stephanie has a great new release coming […]

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Of Mugs and Men

Greetings from the place where winter does not end! I guess we are still in Lion-mode. I am really ready for the Lamb-mode that March always promises. Until then, I’ll just cozy up and keep writing. How do you get through the long winter days? Coffee is high on my list. I think a lot […]

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