Book Cover Reveal

Here it is. Ta da! Carmen Franka thought she left heartbreak in her rear-view mirror, but a chance encounter with a taxi driver brings a flood of painful memories back. Her husband, Ismail, had walked away one day, leaving behind a cryptic note. To move forward, Carmen must decipher the […]


Book Cover Reveal Day #4

Here are pink curtains. Behind them sit the book cover design of my next novel. Everyday until Wednesday March 13th, I will open the curtains by a bit to gradually reveal the book.


Book Cover Reveal Day #3

Here are pink curtains. Behind them sit the book cover design of my next novel. Everyday until Wednesday March 13th, I will open the curtains by a bit to gradually reveal the book. 


Book Cover Reveal Day #2

Here are pink curtains. Behind them sit the book cover design of my next novel. Everyday until Wednesday March 13th, I will open the curtains by a bit to gradually reveal the book. 


Book Cover Reveal Day #1

I am ready to reveal the book cover art for my next novel. Here are pink curtains. Behind them sit the book cover design of my next novel. Everyday until Wednesday March 13th, I will open the curtains by a bit to gradually reveal the book. 


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Cool Bumper Sticker Giveaway (closed)

One lucky winner will receive this fun custom made bumper sticker. This giveaway is international.  Enter by clicking on this link or by clicking on this image. This giveaway is now closed but you can find out about future giveaways by signing up to my mailing list here. You will receive a free ebook as a […]


Fun Bumper Sticker Giveaway (closed)

One lucky winner will receive this fun custom made bumper sticker. This giveaway is international.  Enter by clicking on this link or by clicking on this image. This giveaway is now closed but you can find out about future giveaways by signing up to my mailing list here. You will receive a free ebook as a […]

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How To Fix A Broken Heart?

To dance is to tell a story without words. To write is to make words dance on a page. To be a dancing writer is to be cursed by the impossible.


in 30 seconds

I gave myself the challenge to describe this blog in 30 seconds. Here is what I came up with.

in 30 seconds

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Funky Bumper Sticker Giveaway (closed)

One lucky winner will receive this funky custom made bumper sticker. This giveaway is international.  Enter by clicking on this link or by clicking on this image. This giveaway is now closed but you can find out about future giveaways by signing up to my mailing list here. You will receive a free ebook as a […]


Pink Tea Cup

The Pink Tea Cup 5

To celebrate finishing a novel, I pour myself coffee in a fancy shmancy pink tea cup. But wait? Where is this sadness coming from?


How not to speak Spanish

Speaking Spanish when you don’t really speak Spanish can lead to all sorts of trouble. Here is a cautionary tale.


Books About Iraq- Escape from Baghdad

Books About Iraq

A recommended list of books about Iraq that depicts life from the Iraqi side for a touch of balance.


Fun Bumper Sticker Giveaway (closed)

Last month I asked people to vote on their favorite bumper sticker design here.  Thank you to everybody to participated. There was a clear winner:”Home is where the car is parked.”  I had it printed.  Finally the bumper stickers arrived by mail. And yes! I did stick one on my […]

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Polka Dot Shoes

The story of how I ended up with these uber crazy over the top polka dot shoes.

polka dot shoes

Car Books : Bette Davis Club

Car Books

Where I dive into the world of novels that feature a car as a major plot line and emerge with a list of favorite car books


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Cool Bumper Stickers 1

Vote on your favorite among a list of cool bumper stickers ideas to help me choose which one to hand out as a giveaway in the future.


Inspirational Books For Women

Inspirational Books For Women Giveaway (closed)

To uplift my soul I find myself drawn to reading novels about women who are not necessarily strong, but fighting a good fight. Spending time with these fictional ladies has an inspiring affect. I am giving away a collection of my favorites plus a folded fan. Perfect for the summer. […]


Heartbreak City Coloring Page

A drive through the emotional landscape of a heartbreak city. Download this coloring Page. Print it. Color it in.

Heart Break City Map