Category RONE Finalist

Nice Words about Newborn

Just a quick post today to share a great magazine review of my science fiction romance, Newborn, that I received today.  Here are some highlights: This tense science fiction thriller is a delightful surprise from beginning to end. The characters are beautifully layered and complex, and the love story is romantic in the best sense […]

SFR Brigade Showcase, November 2017

Once a month, the Science Fiction Romance Brigade’s showcase enables the brigade’s authors to highlight snippets from new works, WIPs, cover reveals or other fun things. This month I want to do two things: 1) crow, and 2) advertise. Crow I attended last month’s InD’Scribe conference, run by InD’Tale Magazine, a good resource for indie and […]

Effing Feline seeks his roots

I, Effing Feline, haven’t managed to track down any of my sisters yet (click here for the background), but I’ve discovered some cats who surely must be related to me. Today I’ll show you the first of my famous relatives. Joan of Arcat is one of the most famous European cats. She’s considered a heroine […]

Call me a Prairie Vole #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 41, the writing prompt is: My First Love Scientists have found that some prairie voles are genetically programmed to be monogamous. They’ve even located the gene that controls this. Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have found that natural selection drives some […]

Effing Feline Is not Nasty!

I, Effing Feline, need to clean up my act. Not my litter; my public image. You see, last week Ed commented that I was ‘The Cat Called Ove,’ a take-off on the name of a novel about a nasty man called Ove.  I am not nasty! To prove it, I’ll be sharing some cat jokes. […]

2017 RONE Finalist — Escapee

I am delighted to announce that Escapee (Repelling the Invasion #2) is a finalist in the science fiction category for the 2017 RONE Award. The RONE (Reward of Novel Excellence) is an annual award contest run by InD’Tale Magazine.  Throughout the year the InD’tale reviewers read and rate independent books. All books that receive a 5-Star review automatically […]