About Me

About Me

I have been lucky enough to live my own version of a romance novel. I married the guy who kissed me at summer camp. He told me on the night we met that he was going to marry me and be the father of my children. Eventually I stopped giggling when he said it, and we...
Heart Wish is  99¢

Heart Wish is 99¢

Hurry! Don’t miss this deal. Heart Wish is on sale for a limited time only. You will enjoy this emotional tale of love, loss and hope. 100% of the net profits from this book will be donated to...
It’s  Release Day for Rectify!

It’s Release Day for Rectify!

Today is the official release date of Rectify. It is my nineteenth book. Fans of mine already know that life is not always pretty for the characters in my novels. It is messy, chaotic and sometimes full of regrets. This is especially true of Tayanita and John in...

My voice still matters

It’s tempting, especially on a day like today believe that voices for change do not matter — that words do not matter. However, I choose to believe differently. Today, I am formally revealing the cover of my new novel Tough. Tough will be available on all formats....
Happy Mother’s Day 2017

Happy Mother’s Day 2017

This year, Mother’s Day is exceptionally challenging for me. As some of you know who follow my Facebook page, my own mother had quite a scare recently. My family owns a fabric store, and my parents went back east to go to a quilting seminar. My mom passed out as...

Make your voice heard!

I look forward to feedback — both good and bad. So, if you have ever wanted to help shape the books you read, this is a great opportunity for you. Please join my street team and get early access to books teasers and cover reveals. Additionally, you can help me pick...

Free Amazon gift card giveaway

Winning is super easy! Just download these free books and enter proof of download on the entry form below! FREE on Amazon Until the Stars Fall From the Sky (A Hidden Beauty Novel Book 1) by Mary Crawford “WOW!! What a wonderful book, that will have you in tears....

Join my team! (and a few others as well)

Love reading & reviewing? Like finding new authors? Wanna join a review team/street team? We have 35 authors of varying genres who would love to find new readers! Why join a team? (Or lots of teams?) There are so many perks…like FREE books, advanced notice...

FREE for all Giveaway!

Welcome to the February FREE Reads & Giveaway Event February 17-21, 2017! Click to download these romance reads. Thank you for being loyal readers! To show their appreciation, your favorite authors have come together to offer a book for FREE. Download one or all....
The wait never gets any easier…

The wait never gets any easier…

It’s the day before the release of my seventeenth book, Tough. You would think that this ritual would get less stressful as time goes on, but it really doesn’t. I still feel as anxious as I did as a student waiting for my grades to come back on a huge project. I worry...