Romance Writers of America

Get ready, because this blog post is going to blow up your reading list. Last week I had the great and terrifying pleasure of attending the Romance Writers of America National Conference. There is such a wide range of romance authors, which made for such interesting conversation. Contemporary (that's me!), historical, paranormal, erotic, sweet, cowboy, military, young adult - you name it, there is a romance book for it. I love that. First up, the phenomenal Beverly Jenkins, who delivered the keynote speech at breakfast on Thursday morning. She rocked the room with a powerful speech about the history of…

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Fear. The Story of a New Friend.

  I get stymied by how to write a blog post after a national tragedy. I’m scared. I’m sad. I’m tired. I want to help. I don’t know how. I don’t want to add to the chatter when we all need to LISTEN. But I’d like to share something that happened on Saturday. A utility worker showed up at my house to repair some electrical things. I had planned to let him do his work and go back to my newspaper, where I could continue to drown in sadness and fear. But then he started pointing at my plants. “That hydrangea will come back stronger…

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