Is this the bus to Cartagena?

I don’t remember how old I was the first time I saw Romancing The Stone. The movie was just always there, woven into the fabric of my life and probably every other person alive in the 80s. I never questioned it. Some cultures have myths, religion, gods–I have Kathleen Turner. For anyone who has somehow […]

In which things do not get any less surreal…

Just a brief update and some little exciting things: THROUGH TO YOU is now up on Goodreads! So many people have added it as “to-read” I feel like hugging and kissing each and every one of you…I mean, unless you’d prefer a big THANK YOU instead. That’s okay too! šŸ˜€ I also have an officialĀ Facebook […]


As previously posted, my orange tabby cat, Thyme, had been very old and sick for some time. We lost him on 1-7-09….less than 6 months since our other cat, Abbey died.Ā šŸ™Ā  But instead of talking about how terrible it was to lose Thyme, I’m going to tell the story of how we met… I arrived […]

Xmas Redux

My dad is completely sadistic. Here is his idea of Christmas fun:   I have a ~slight~ case of arachnephobia…all it really does is cause me to SCREAMĀ ATĀ THEĀ TOPĀ OFĀ MYĀ LUNGS ANDĀ FLEEĀ THEĀ PREMISES any time I encounter a spider…of any size. And the truly evil/just part of it is that I can’t even bring myself to kill them anymore. […]


 Many things have kept me from LJ this past week… I am waiting for readers to finish reading. Then I’ll be looking for more readers…  I am pounding away at a query letter that sounds amazing and brilliant some moments, and robbed of soul and creativity the next…  My kitty is in the hospital šŸ™ She […]


On days/nights when I don’t get anything done, this* may be why…Or sometimes this…  *To give proper credit, that’s Evil Bean (aka Abbey) in gray – getting my chair dirty on purpose, and the ginger cat is Thyme. They are serious about making us pay for going to work all day. Oh, and they hate […]