Chapter 1 Heading down Main Street to drop off my next tea order, I was enjoying another beautiful summer day in Redemption when I saw the girl crumple to the ground. I dashed over, hoping to catch her before she hit the curb, but I didn’t make it. She fell almost gracefully, folding in on […]
It’s the grand opening celebration of the MPWNovels online store, and you’re invited! I’ve got lots of fun things planned, including a chance for you to win your choice of a signed paperback book! Check out the video below for more details. And leave a comment and let me know what products or author swag […]
Happy August! I’m so excited about this month’s giveaway because I’m celebrating the launch of my brand new online store! Yay! Two lucky winners can choose a paperback for me to sign and mail to them, along with a bonus bookmark. It can be any paperback you want (not just the ones in the graphic). […]
Growing up, word search puzzles were my favorite puzzles. (That and find the missing items puzzles.) I thought it might be fun to do a word search puzzle with some cozy mystery terms. A couple of hints on playing: To “select” the word, click on the first letter, hold down the shift key, and select […]
Happy Book Birthday to The Taking! To celebrate, I’m giving away one of two signed paperback copies of The Taking, including a bonus bookmark. (US only.)
All my life, I had loved reading fairy tales and myths. As a child, some relative (likely one of my grandmothers but I can’t remember now) had bought me the original Grimm’s fairy tales, which I devoured. (I’m not sure if whoever bought it realized how dark some of them were, but quite honestly, it […]
Hot summer nights and a cool giveaway. For July’s giveaway, I’m offering one $10 Amazon Gift Card to one lucky winner. Good luck!
Chapter 1 It started like any other day. My alarm woke me, dragging me out of an exhausted, unsatisfying sleep. Between my night terrors and inability to quiet my mind, it was a constant battle to get enough rest. I stumbled to the kitchen to get the first pot of coffee started—I went through at […]
A few years back, I discovered that if a lake is cold enough, and deep enough, it doesn’t give up its dead. In other words, if someone drowns in that cold, deep lake, their bodies will rarely surface. Needless to day, the mystery author in me was delighted to learn such a morbid fact, especially […]
Happy Summer! For June’s giveaway, I’m offering one $10 Amazon Gift Card to one lucky winner. Good luck!