November 7, 2013

Here’s a little something you won’t find inside Tainted Love. You were fifteen the first time you asked about Mom and Dad.  When you were little, sometimes I’d tell you about them instead of reading you bedtime stories. I’d tell you about everyone. Our parents, our grandparents, about the uncle we had who died, when…

September 24, 2013

I don’t talk about what ails me very much on Beyond My Writing Space. This is usually a migraine free zone. But today I thought I’d let you in to my little world. In Feb 2010 I woke up with a migraine and its never really gone away. It just depends on how effective the…

September 16, 2013

Welcome to the Fortune Teller BlogHop. Here’s a little something to wet your appetites for the upcoming second book in the Valentina Secrets Series. You’ll find all the participants of the BlogHop below. Tainted Love: the Faith McKenzie Story Valentina Secrets Book 1 A hand wraps around my wrist. My heart rate soars as he…

September 5, 2013

Back in March, Faith McKenzie took a trip over to PattiLarsen.com and I realised I’d never shared the post here on my blog.   His big angry eyes glare at me as the front door slams. The windows rattle. Oh god! What had I done this time? The urge to run away pools deep in my…

August 3, 2013

I don’t post on a weekend very often. But I have reason to celebrate, and not just because its my birthday today. My first novel, Tainted Love has been nominated as a finalist for Best Contemporary Fiction in Orangeberry Book Tour’s Hall of Fame, by members of the Quality Reads UK Book Club. I’m thrilled to…

July 15, 2013

Winners Announced!  Tainted Love Blog Tour $25 Gift card Giveaway For the last two weeks of June excerpts from my first novel,Tainted Love: the Faith McKenzie Story, were showcased on a 14 stop blog tour. During this time readers had the opportunity to enter a giveaway for $25 Amazon gift-card. I’d like to say a…

June 27, 2013

“Happy Birthday, Mommy!” Aww! They looked so cute. “Can we have pancakes now, Daddy?” Zoe cheered. Pancakes for breakfast on a school day? Not likely. Cal would fly into a rage if I served them anything more than fruit and cereal for breakfast before school. But he placed two plates with two smiley faced pancakes…

June 26, 2013

How does Faith handle what Caitlyn saw? She burst out of nowhere, D. She was screaming at the top of her lungs. “Get off my mommy!” Suddenly she was between us. She was kicking and punching and pushing at John. “Don’t you dare hurt my mommy!” “Whoa.” John’s hand dropped mine and he stepped back,…