Pure Healing: Novel Excerpt, Pure/ Dark Series, Top 5 list, Uncategorized

My Top 5 Favorite Scenes from Pure Healing (Book 1)

When Valerius goes through the rite in order to apply to be Rain’s Consort. This is the first step he takes on a path that will change his destiny. He’s been relatively reactive up to this point, but this is where he makes a stand. First flash back in Valerius’ back story. I enjoyed bringing… Continue reading My Top 5 Favorite Scenes from Pure Healing (Book 1)

Top 5 list, Uncategorized

Best cities to live in and my selection criteria

Disclaimer: this list is for families with kids. Selection criteria: Great public schools for all grades Lots of job opportunities International and domestic airport hub Gorgeous houses at reasonable prices with lots of yard Diversity and multi-cultural Fantastic amenities (restaurants, shopping, parks, other amusements) 4 seasons without extreme temperatures or loads of natural disasters Taxes… Continue reading Best cities to live in and my selection criteria

Dark Longing: Novel Excerpt, Pure Healing: Novel Excerpt, Pure/ Dark Series, Uncategorized

Who I Envision When I Develop My Characters – The Dark Ones

I keep a “journal” of sorts on all of my characters and flesh them out over time. If you don’t want to be influenced by my vision of what each character looks like, DO NOT PROCEED. But if you’re curious how they look in my head, here are some of the Dark Ones. They are… Continue reading Who I Envision When I Develop My Characters – The Dark Ones

Top 5 list, Uncategorized

Top 5 Gifts for Him (tried and true on my husband)

Clothes. Nothing that requires the tailored sort of fit (my husband has very rare measurements – broad shoulders and back, long limbs, narrow waist, so unless they are tailored to the particular weight he happens to be at, they won’t show him off to the best advantage). The clothes that can’t go wrong are T-shirts… Continue reading Top 5 Gifts for Him (tried and true on my husband)

Dark Longing: Novel Excerpt, Pure Healing: Novel Excerpt, Pure/ Dark Series, Uncategorized

Who I Envision When I Develop My Characters – The Pure Ones

I keep a “journal” of sorts on all of my characters and flesh them out over time. If you don’t want to be influenced by my vision of what each character looks like, DO NOT PROCEED. But if you’re curious how they look in my head, here are some of the Pure Ones. Feast your… Continue reading Who I Envision When I Develop My Characters – The Pure Ones

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Something different for a change… what I do when I’m down with the flu

Feel sorry for self Litter the house with wadded tissues (partly because I can't be bothered to pick up after myself and partly because it irks my husband to no end... hehe... I'm evil when sick) Sleep whenever I can (despite little hands patting me all over my face to wake me up and little… Continue reading Something different for a change… what I do when I’m down with the flu