My Favorite Online Source for Everything

My Favorite Online Source for Everything

I love Pinterest. Of the online mediums, I find Pinterest the most engaging. Perhaps it is because I love visuals. Whole stories can blossom from one photograph. Often times I find images of what I want my characters to look like and I will see snippets of traits I have forgotten to include. On occasion I find locations that inspire new scenes. When I’m not writing I look at recipes, design ideas, and bucket list inspiring travel...

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Oops – Whisper Teaser #2

Oops – Whisper Teaser #2

We are having a bit of cold front pass through the Pacific Northwest right now. Temperatures dipping into the teens. Lakes and ponds are freezing up. “Girls,” I said, “Stay off the lake if it ices over. Remember Elsie in Whisper!” “A…Mom?”  The real Halle replied, referring to the image I texted her earlier.  “Nice picture you sent us this morning.” I laughed. “Yes Hal,”  I...

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The Next Lakeview Novel

The Next Lakeview Novel

Whisper is just about here. Final edits are coming together and by the end of next month, advanced reading copies (ARCs) will be available for review purposes. Sales to the public will likely start in March. I hope fans of Hush will not be disappointed. Whisper is not a princess story. Whisper is a couple of things: a romance (of course), an adventure novel (because everyone loves a good treasure hunt) and a ghost story. If you knew me, you...

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A guest blog from the real Blakely-

A guest blog from the real Blakely-

To the majority of people, boarding school is a foreign concept that can only be understood by watching the ever so insightful Nickelodeon show, Zoe 101. Whenever I tell anyone I go to a boarding school they can’t help but ask, “what on earth did you do that was bad enough to get sent away from home?”. However, much to their disappointment of being deprived of a riveting story of whatever shenanigan I got caught doing, this...

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What’s Happening Next:

What’s Happening Next:

Okay there is no excuse. I’ve been having way too much fun with our children. The week before school started I took our youngest daughter, Halle, to Whistler British Columbia. She wanted to go bungee jumping. We started the trip off by zip lining down Blackcomb Mountain with Ziptrek Ecotours. Our wonderful guides, Tarrah and Kari  (I hope I spelled their names right as their card went through the wash) couldn’t have been better. We were...

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