RANDOM MUSINGS: FINDING GRATITUDE IN 2020

RANDOM MUSINGS: FINDING GRATITUDE IN 2020

Dec. 1, 2020 by

Ten Things I Am Grateful For In the Bizarre and Horrifying Year of Our Lord 2020 It’s weird. Everything, really. But finding gratitude especially. Given the discomfiting dichotomy of 2020 being the worst shitshow in America in my fifty years

RANDOM MUSINGS: THE POWER OF HAPPILY EVER AFTER

RANDOM MUSINGS: THE POWER OF HAPPILY EVER AFTER

Oct. 31, 2020 by

Why Do Happy Endings Matter So Much in Romance? Like clockwork, somebody always pops up on social media arguing that you don’t need a happily ever after or happily for now (HEA/HFN) ending to have a romance. It would be

RANDOM MUSINGS: 20 YEARS OF HAPPY MARRIAGE

RANDOM MUSINGS: 20 YEARS OF HAPPY MARRIAGE

Aug. 4, 2020 by

Ten Lessons I’ve Learned over Twenty Years Happily Married If you’d told me when I was 25-years old that a few years later I’d meet the man of my dreams—and that I’d eventually, happily, celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary—I would’ve

STACY GOLD SIGNS WITH THE SEYMOUR AGENCY

STACY GOLD SIGNS WITH THE SEYMOUR AGENCY

Feb. 11, 2020 by

Literary Agent Lesley Sabga Okay, time for the sharing of big career news… (*Takes deep breath and screams*) I HAVE A LITERARY AGENT!!! (*Dances wildly around office*) As of today, I am officially repped by the amazing Lesley Sabga with

RANDOM MUSINGS: NEW LESSONS, NEW YEAR, NEW START

RANDOM MUSINGS: NEW LESSONS, NEW YEAR, NEW START

Jan. 2, 2020 by

It’s Another New Year, a New Decade, and a New Chance to Change for the Better. Wow. That’s it. 2019 is over. This has been both the longest, and the shortest, year of my life. One of those years where

Random Musings: Writing Quality VS Quantity

Random Musings: Writing Quality VS Quantity

Jan. 30, 2019 by

Why Great Writing Matters—Even in Romance Novels I was an avid reader long before I became a writer. As a kid growing up in a volatile household, books were my escape. A great book was one I could read over

Random Musings: Why I DNF Books

Random Musings: Why I DNF Books

May. 22, 2018 by

Five Reasons Why I DNF (Do Not Finish) Books Once I learned to read in kindergarten, I was unstoppable. Books became my life. Or at least my escape from real life for a while. For many years I read a

Random Musing: Surprises of Being a Steamy Romance Author

Random Musing: Surprises of Being a Steamy Romance Author

Mar. 13, 2017 by

Crazy Things Happen When You Write Steamy Romance I recently became a published contemporary romance author. As soon as my short story, ‘Just Friends’, came out, I let everyone know: friends, family, acquaintances, social media followers and random strangers. I

Random Musings: Author Interview

Random Musings: Author Interview

Feb. 24, 2017 by

My Recent Author Interview on Peggy Jaeger’s Blog Yesterday, I had the great pleasure of being interviewed on author Peggy Jaegers fantastic blog. Her interview questions were fun, funny, interesting and different. I hope my answers were, too. If you’d

Random Musings: 5 Free, Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas

Random Musings: 5 Free, Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas

Feb. 14, 2017 by

Five Free, Romantic Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day I Don’t Believe in Valentine’s Day. Okay, before you get all upset with me, let me say that I love any day that celebrates love and the people you love–I am a