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Read an excerpt of Miss Foster’s Folly


Here’s a snippet from one of my favorite scenes (slightly edited to make it suitable for all).  Lord Derrington has visited Miss Juliet Foster in hopes to persuade her to become Lady Derrington. Alice Derrington found the Foster mansion about what one would expect. There was an efficient butler to answer the door and take […]

How an outrageous idea becomes a story


I remember clearly the day I had the germ of an idea for the story that became Miss Foster’s Folly. It was a Saturday morning in June of 2009. Someone asked about how to think up a hook for a historical romance, and I blurted out “A wealthy American spinster decides to sleep her way […]

Thanks to everyone at Carina!


Test…test…test…1, 2, 3…Is this on? Hey, all, is this gorgeous or what? It seems like only last December I got the happy news that Carina Press wanted to publish Miss Foster’s Folly as part of the launch.  Hey, wait!  It was last December.  Going from accepting manuscripts to opening shop with almost 40 books in six […]