Tag Archives: historical romance

Loving a Music Man


One of my favorite parts of bringing SONG OF SEDUCTION to life was writing scenes that involved music. I find male musicians incredibly sexy as they pour their passion into every note. Capturing that larger-than-life wonder was an incredible challenge! But rather than rattle on about craft, I thought I’d keep it simple and share […]

Austria? Yes, Austria!


I never meant to make it so difficult on myself. Honest. I never sat down at my trusty keyboard and thought, “Where can I set SONG OF SEDUCTION so as to create the most angst for me when trying to find it a good home?” No, I was inspired. But silly me, I was less […]

Thirty-Seven Years


Not only is today Cinco de Mayo, when most Americans converge on bars to drink Coronas and tequila without really knowing why, it’s also my parents’ thirty-seven year wedding anniversary. The inspiration of real-life love affairs cannot be underestimated. After all without such wonderful true stories, the process of convincing readers of our fictional happily-ever-afters […]