Book review: Nalini Singh’s Slave to Sensation and the Psy-Changling series

(I am trying to post more reviews for books I read and love. This is a new review for an old favorite, the most recent book in the series, Allegiance of Honor, just came out the beginning of the summer!) It’s somewhat mind-boggling to me that I have not reviewed this series before because this is […]

Get the Irin Chronicles series (Books 1-3) for over half off!

 I  have been waiting and waiting and WAITING to shout about this and I’m so excited to let you know about this promotion at iBooks. 50% (or more) off so many complete series! And one of them is the Irin Chronicles! That’s right, I’ve never done this before (and likely won’t do it again) but […]

The Staff and the Blade is now live!

Now Available! The Staff and the Blade is now available at all major retailers! Buy the book reviewers are calling: “A towering work of romantic fantasy.” ( “A beautifully-written, epic love story.” (Colleen Vanderlinden, author of the Hidden, Copper Falls, and Exile series) “Highly recommended.” ( Buy it today in paperback or e-book. Also available from […]

#MyChildKnows: Teaching our sons and daughters about consent

5 minutes is all it takes to educate our sons and daughters about consent. Protect them tomorrow by discussing it today. #MyChildKnows — Colleen Hoover (@colleenhoover) June 7, 2016 Earlier this week, friend, fellow writer, and awesome mom Colleen Hoover posted this tweet with the hashtag #MyChildKnows. I was hoping others would follow suit. I […]

Thank you! I had a great birthday. And #GiveawayMay was a giant success.

I woke up to hundreds of lovely birthday messages today on FB, Twitter, and email. Thank you all so much! I feel very loved. via GIPHY (I’m maybe happier about it than that cat, though.) I’m happy to say that all the #GiveawayMay prizes have been claimed and everyone has gotten back to me already. […]

THREE new prizes for #GiveawayMay and a #free book for everyone.

Good morning! I’m happy to report that there have been so many entries for #GiveawayMay and it’s garnered so much excitement I’ve decided to make it a yearly thing. This is fun! I love the tradition of receiving presents on your birthday, but let’s be honest: your mom did all the work. You should be giving her […]

Warrior women and “likable” romance heroines: Sari in The Staff and the Blade #IrinChronicles

The good news is: I finished the first draft of The Staff and the Blade!!! The bad news is… There is no bad news right now. I FINISHED THE FIRST DRAFT OF THE STAFF AND THE BLADE! But seriously, I always try to challenge myself with every book because I want to be a better […]