Celebrate Michelangelo’s Birthday with a Story

Ciao, amici! Today is a special day. March 6, 1475 was the birthday of none other than Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, a man so talented in so many things, he was known as il divino, or the divine one. The world has changed a lot in the 544 years since his birth, but theContinue reading “Celebrate Michelangelo’s Birthday with a Story”

Shameless Self-Promotion: #Romance for #ValentinesDay

Ciao, friends. In honor of Valentine’s Day, I want to throw my hat in the proverbial romance ring (I’ve heard somewhere that love is a battlefield) and remind everyone about my selection of titles fit for this time of year. Here are brief descriptions of my work: Like alchemy, prophecy, and deep family roots? TryContinue reading “Shameless Self-Promotion: #Romance for #ValentinesDay”

City Sidewalks

♩  ♪  ♫  ♬   City sidewalks, busy sidewalks…  ♬  ♫  ♪ ♩ That’s all I feel safe in saying. That’s a common enough phrase, but beyond this could be copyright issues. Still, if you want to hear the song and get in the mood, here you go: Okay, so what’s the point in all this? Well,Continue reading “City Sidewalks”

Lots of Writing News Today

Do you ever feel like some days nothing is going on and on other days, there’s almost too much to keep up with? Today is the latter of the two for me. First, I hope you’ll join me over at Rochelle Weber’s site, where Mind Control‘s hero, Vinnie Falco, has an illuminating interview with theContinue reading “Lots of Writing News Today”

Oktoberfic

I’m part German. I know that probably surprises you, given I constantly blather on and on about my Italian roots. (As an aside, I did write a novella about Irish-Americans, given I’m part Irish, too—on my dad’s side. I’m a veritable melting pot because of him.) So, other than October 12 when we go hardcoreContinue reading “Oktoberfic”

If My Head Weren’t Attached… And Other Writing News

You know the saying… If my head weren’t attached, I’d forget it. I’ve been having that kind of summer. I’m misplacing things, I’m forgetting things, I’m just generally scatterbrained. Not sure why. Summer fever. Stress. Just getting older. If you’re wondering why I’m telling you this, it’s because I foolishly managed to send a postContinue reading “If My Head Weren’t Attached… And Other Writing News”