I spent my weekend deciding it was time to get the measuring stick out. I decided to reread all my stories to see if the latest installment of Mabel Hartley stacks up against the first three books. There’s nothing for an author like seeing progress. The journey over a decade of my life, has brought me […]
One of my toughest things is knowing when to sit down and starting writing, not researching, a new book. This next book takes place in New York City, where I have been 2x. And so I decided I’d done a lot of research with my visits there and it was time to start working in […]
It was a great family vacation in Washington State this past week, topped off by a local bookstore in Port Angeles, WA taking my stories. Mabel is in the US in paperback now! We visited Forks, WA as well, which is the home of Bella and Edward from the Twilight series and what a thrill […]
Somehow we found our way to one of the most romantic places on earth – The Centre Bar at Columbus Circle. As I sipped my Cosmopolitan martini, ok, make that 2 martinis, I listened to the piano player and felt deep in my heart like a New Yorker. I will always love this town.
As a side note, we did find this sign hilarious because my husband is Jake and he loves to go hunting.
You don’t have to search high and low, or even anywhere at all to come home from NYC feeling like you’ve left a culinary mecca behind. We took the subway to Brooklyn for Montreal-style smoked meat sandwiches. The café was the size of two closets, with funky bowling alley lanes repurposed for the counter tops. […]
I found this right before we saw Bradley Cooper. Something good was in the air that night.
Met this little guy at the Cloisters. Never seen anything quite like him before!
Because when you get right down to it, nothing is more fun than this.