Novel Excerpt from Body Armor

Body Armor, book 3 of the Medici Protectorate series, will be released soon. It’s been with the publisher for a while now, edits are done, and we’re just awaiting cover design and layout. Today, I’m giving you a brief look at the burgeoning relationship between Dominico (Nico) Micelli and Donnatella (Donni) Notaro. Nico spends theContinue reading “Novel Excerpt from Body Armor”

An Opportunity for Readers to Win Big

Hello. How are you today? I’m pretty excited, because I get to share a great opportunity with you. If you’re on my newsletter list, you’ve already been sent this information. (And if you aren’t, why aren’t you? Here’s a sign-up link if you want to join.) But in case you aren’t on the list orContinue reading “An Opportunity for Readers to Win Big”

Mary E. Thompson’s Never a Bridesmaid, Always a Bride

I’m so happy to introduce Mary E. Thompson to my site for the first time today. She’s here to talk about her novel, Never A Bridesmaid, Always A Bride. Let’s give her a warm welcome! Thanks so much, Staci, for hosting me today! I can’t wait to share a little about Never A Bridesmaid, AlwaysContinue reading “Mary E. Thompson’s Never a Bridesmaid, Always a Bride”

My Grandfather and My Inspiration

February 7 is a difficult day for me. My grandfather—my hero—passed away on February 7, 1986. It’s been 31 years, and I have long since come to terms with the loss, but in some ways, the pain is still raw. Memories of him usually result in smiles or laughter, but sometimes they still bring tears.Continue reading “My Grandfather and My Inspiration”

Romance Your Autumn Nights

Fall is here. Time for pumpkin lattes and apple cider. Snuggling under blankets, curled up by the fire. Wearing sweaters and catching up on our reading. Romance readers, this is the perfect giveaway for you. Welcome to the Romance Your Autumn Nights Kindle Giveaway!  Enter the Rafflecopter Giveaway here. PRIZES GRAND PRIZE – Kindle eReader +Continue reading “Romance Your Autumn Nights”

Happy Release Day, Mind Control!

Is it possible? Could it be? Yes, at long last, it’s finally here. Happy Release Day, Mind Control! As many of you know, the Medici Protectorate series is dear to me because of its connection to my grandfather and my heritage. But Mind Control specifically is important to me because, well, because of a few reasons.Continue reading “Happy Release Day, Mind Control!”

Cover Reveal for Medici Protectorate Book Two—Mind Control

I feel like it’s been a decade in coming, but it hasn’t. I’m just so excited because I love this novel SO MUCH and the wait is killing me! I’m thrilled to present to you the cover for Mind Control, book two of the Medici Protectorate series. Mind Control continues following the Notaro sisters and theContinue reading “Cover Reveal for Medici Protectorate Book Two—Mind Control”

Eavesdropping on Characters In Pittsburgh

Visits home are few and far between. Most of the time is spent with family, but if I can squeeze in a trip to the city, I try to. Ride the incline, shop at the Strip, catch a game, cruise on the Clipper, visit a museum… The list is endless, really, when I sit downContinue reading “Eavesdropping on Characters In Pittsburgh”

Two Mythologies, One Post

As you know by now, Love Set in Stone deals with the mythology of the gargoyle—the stone creature who perches on the tops of buildings and watches over humanity, scaring away evil and protecting the innocent from any harms that might come their way. But there is another mythology referenced in my novel, one thatContinue reading “Two Mythologies, One Post”