PSA for WordPress site owners

May 17, 2018

For those of you who manage your own self-hosted WordPress websites: WordPress 4.9.6 is set to release today (Thursday), and the version number is misleading. WordPress 4.9.6 is much more than just a simple/minor maintenance release. There are brand new features in this release: GDPR tools, Gutenberg Nag screen, and even a massive bump in …

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Can I use that?

February 22, 2018

As authors, we do everything we can to make sure our work isn’t pirated. It’s heartbreaking to discover that the book that took so much time and effort is being distributed for free without permission, sometimes in a format in which you never released it. We owe the same respect to creators of other kinds …

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Treasure in the Library launches today!

November 18, 2017

It’s been a busy month! I’m pleased and proud to announce that my latest contemporary romance, Treasure in the Library, is now available for sale as an ebook. The print version takes a little longer. I’m waiting for the proof copy from the printer. As soon as I can approve that, the paperback will also …

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Cover Reveal!

November 7, 2017

I haven’t been posting much, but I’ve been writing like a fiend! My next novel, Treasure in the Library, is in the last stages of revision. So I thought I’d whet your appetite, and show you the cover: I have the great good fortune to be able to work with the same fabulous team as …

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I’m So Excited!

June 6, 2017

When you send a book out into the world, you have no idea how it’ll be received. So it’s tremendously gratifying when it gets any sort of recognition. I entered my debut novel On a Whim (published October 2016, available on Amazon) in several contests this year, and I’m pleased and proud to announce that …

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Today is Check Your Backups Day

February 1, 2017

Today, February 1, is officially Check Your Backups Day! Why, you ask? Because even geeks, who should know better, can screw it up. (Source: In dedication to the @GitLab outage of February 1st 2017 Ooops. But that’s OK, right? They had a backup? Well, yes. But then this happened: Ruh roh. That’s a lot …

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