Gearing Up For San Antonio

It’s July so that means the Romance Writers of America have a conference and it moves to different cities each year. This year it’s in San Antonio, TX. Yup, Texas, in the middle of the summer. Holy blazing hot, folks. But I’m an Atlantan so I’m tough and I’ll just have to deal. But I’ll [Read more...]

21 Words That Have A Different Meaning Down Here

21 Words That Have A Different Meaning Down Here

I am not a native Georgian — I was born and raised in Iowa, home to awesome people, real dirt, corn, pigs, sheep and a lot of good memories. But for the last 17 years I’ve been in Georgia so that *almost* makes me a resident. I live outside Atlanta (OTP — that acronym will [Read more...]

Adventures in KatLandia

Adventures in KatLandia

Lots of authors have cats. Others have dogs. Me? I have a single rescue feline named Dali who has her very own quirks. A couple of examples: Me: (still in bed not really ready to jump into my day) Kat: sticks nose into bedroom, notes me and then trots off. Husband: “I’m leaving for work [Read more...]

Tangled Souls: The Goddess and the Saint

Tangled Souls: The Goddess and the Saint

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day and The Lady Leprechaun Party on Facebook, here’s an article I wrote about Tangled Souls and the role of Brigit/Brigid in my paranormal romance.   When I was writing Tangled Souls , I was delighted to find that Irish mythology easily wove itself throughout the story. In many ways that wasn’t [Read more...]

2014 Appearance Schedule

I’ve been bad about posting my appearances on Facebook, so I figured I’d just put them here so everyone can get to them. Though it doesn’t look like it, 2014 is a quieter year than 2013. So here goes… April 221B Con (a convention for all you Sherlockians) – April 4-6 (Atlanta) JordanCon – April [Read more...]

Beck’s Birthday Party Winners

And the winners of the books for Beck’s Birthday Party are: Klara B Kirste V Kelley A Sheryl N Lea K Becky S Charmaine P I’ve sent emails to these folks so check your email box! Thanks to everyone who took part and made Beck’s day so special.

A Special Denver Beck Scene

A Special Denver Beck Scene

In honor of Den’s birthday, here’s an entirely new scene set a few weeks after the end of the fourth book. To better understand what’s going on in this scene, please check out this one FIRST, the “Riley Kicked to the Curb” scene. Enjoy!!!   February, 2018 Atlanta, Georgia Riley Blackthorne found it nearly impossible [Read more...]

Some of Denver Beck’s Favorite Songs

A few of Denver Beck’s Favorite Tunes!

Denver Beck’s Birthday Party

Denver Beck’s Birthday Party

In celebration of Denver Beck’s birthday (February 28th) we’re having a contest! Denver Beck’s Birthday Party Contest! Throughout the week I’ll be posting some of Beck’s favorite music on Facebook along with some of the most memorable Backwooods Boy moments. Come join in the party! (Post the answer to the question in the comments. Also, [Read more...]

Retro Thursday – Blog Posts from the Past

Retro Thursday – Blog Posts from the Past

Since it’s Throwback Thursday on Facebook, I decided to pull one of my old Live Journal blog posts from the past to share with you folks. I’ll do this now and then in between new posts. This one comes to you from Sept. 2010 and is entitled ZOMBIES, BEACHES & VODKA Zombies, beaches and vodka. [Read more...]