Dear Stock Photo Site: eww, that’s NOT romantic!

Dear Stock Photo Sites (Photographers and Models:) Independent authors and small publishers are using stock photo sites for cover art images more than ever before. But for some reason, the sites, even ones who say they have art for romance covers, don’t have a clue what romance covers should look …

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Free Book Days, Courtesy Mallory Kane

TIME RIDER is free today and tomorrow, June 19 and 20. Grab it, because tomorrow is the last free day until after September. All of my indie books and short stories** are free from Thursday, June 20 through Saturday, June 22. I’m giving them away during the 2nd annual Romfest, …

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COMFORT FOOD–Evil Plot or Sanity Saver?

What’s your favorite comfort food? Mashed potatoes and gravy? Chicken Soup? Ice Cream? It’s generally accepted that comfort food is traditionally eaten food that often provides a nostalgic or sentimental feeling to the person eating it), or simply provides the consumer an easy-to-digest meal, soft in consistency, and rich in calories, …

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BEST SCIENCE FICTION SHORT STORY OF ALL TIME

I grew up on science fiction short stories. Before I was old enough to pick what I wanted to read, my mother read me fairy tales. Not the Disney versions where everyone lived happily ever after, but the real Grimm faerie tales and Hans Christian Anderson’s lovely and tragic stories. …

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TIME RIDER, Stills from the Movie in my Head

I’m having the best time with the launch of Time Rider on Amazon. Lots of blogging, posting on FB and Twitter. It’s wonderful to hear from readers and other writers wishing me well. Click HERE to buy Time Rider now. (free thru 6/3/13. Today, I’m sharing with you two imaginary …

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TIME RIDER, also starring….

A couple of days ago, I posted a blog to cast the Imaginary Movie to be made from my Real Book, Time Rider. You can find that post here. But I have to say, it’s so much fun when a movie, or a book, has a secondary character that is …

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TIME RIDER: Casting Call

TIME RIDER: THE MOVIE from the novel by Mallory Kane Look at that! Is that what every author dreams of? Or is it just me? You know what? I don’t care if it’s just me. One of my favorite things about writing a book is ‘auditioning’ actors for the starring …

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TIME RIDER ON AMAZON

Time Rider is at the top of my list of favorites of the books I’ve written. I’m totally in love with Rider. He’s one of my favorite heroes. So now, my baby is up for sale on Amazon.

TIME RIDER launches June 1, 2013

My first independently published paranormal, Time Rider, is officially launching on Amazon on June 1, 2013. It’s already up on the site (click on the cover to go to Amazon,) and is already garnering attention. I am so excited about this book. I wrote it quite a few years ago …

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COFFEE: OBSESSION OR NECESSITY?

I’m way too interested in coffee. For me, one of the great pleasures in life is that first taste of that first cup of coffee in the morning. In fact, I’ve been thinking about getting a coffeemaker that’s hooked up to a water pipe and uses coffee packets, so I …

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