A Baseball Love Story

A Baseball Love Story

Once upon a time, I knew nothing about baseball or its distaff cousin, softball. (Insert sad story about being chosen last for every ball game in elementary, middle, and high school.) Then I met my husband. Mark is a living encyclopedia of baseball. He studies Bill James’s Abstracts as bits of light reading. He was asked not to field any more questions at a Cooperstown Hall of Fame trivia contest because he knew all the answers. He lives,...

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2014 in Review

There’s nothing like coming back from vacation to make a person all think-y and reflective and introspective.  Or, um, maybe it’s the calendar change-over doing all that… I started off 2014 with major plans for my career.  I planned on publishing nine books (the Diamond Brides Series) during the year — I had 3.5 of them written on January 1, so I still had 5.5 to go.  I also thought I’d throw together a few omnibus...

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Pre-Christmas Book Notes

Just a couple of quick notes in the pre-Christmas flurry of deadlines and craziness! 1.  Before there was Diamond Brides, before there was Fright Court, I wrote a series about a genie who grants wishes to women who work in the professional theater.  The books are light, and each one is completely self-contained; you don’t need to read them as a series.  Why am I telling you this now?  Because the first one, ACT ONE, WISH ONE (previously...

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In the End, It’s ALWAYS RIGHT!

Sigh.  The World Series is over, and there’s no baseball to watch on television (until spring training starts — in five short months!)  I knew I’d be mourning the end of the season (even if I couldn’t predict how early my poor Nationals would have been out of the running…) And so, way, way back, when I first started planning the Diamond Brides Series, I knew the last launch would come shortly after the Series wound...

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Want Some Low-Cost Books?

Okay, I was going to say “cheap” books, but you all might take that the wrong way 🙂 Kobo is having *another* massive sale this weekend!  From October 31 – November 2, you can buy dozens of books for 35% off their list price.  All you need to do is go to the sale website: http://www.kobo.com/unlimited35 Browse through the offerings and fill your shopping cart.  Then check out, using the discount code UNLIMITED35.  (And yes, as...

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