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Dark Chemistry on sale, 99 cents!

It’s been an exciting past few weeks as I’ve picked up several really nice reviews for Dark Chemistry. Here’s one: Firstly, I love the original premise: controlling people via pheromones. This book covers everything from chemistry to economics to romance … Continue reading

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Starting the next book, and it’s gonna be a paranormal

Those of you who know me, know that I always have multiple novels in process. (Kind of like my reading. I’m reading about 8 books right now. No joke. A little outta control tho…) Now one of them has grabbed … Continue reading

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The big moment: Dark Chemistry is now for sale :)

Dark Chemistry is officially on sale! :) SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE: $2.99 Click here to purchase Amazon Kindle version. Click here to purchase Barnes & Noble Nook version. Click here to purchase Apple e-reader version. Print version also available from Amazon … Continue reading

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Soooooo close!!!!

The novel is coming. VERY SOON. Are you excited? I sure am!!!! AND: the peeps who had a sneak peek are all saying it’s my best one yet :D Will be available for all major e-readers plus print! Subscribe to … Continue reading

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Beagle Date

I once caught a beagle, a stray. Long tongue, worldly eyes. The kind that make the ladies sigh. I lured him to the yard and shut the gate. But he didn’t stay. Before I got to my phone he’d found … Continue reading

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On Resolutions

I’ve been thinking a lot about resolutions over the past couple of weeks. I like to set resolutions. I know some people don’t. But my thinking is very much along the lines of Sarah Hoyt’s, as she blogs about it … Continue reading

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Final cover, Dark Chemistry

It’s done :-) What do you think?

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Into the body of the protagonist

Via Futurity, researchers¬† at Emory University‚Äôs Center for Neuropolicy are exploring what happens to your brain when you read a novel. It’s a small study, but intriguing — and reinforces my sense that what we experience internally is, in some … Continue reading

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On pheromones

One of the big “what if” questions that got me started on my current novel-in-progress, Dark Chemistry, was this: What if a bad guy figured out how to manipulate a woman using pheromones? So as I started working on the … Continue reading

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The Strong Female Character, con’t

Writing in The New Statesman, author Sophia McDougall makes some interesting observations about “The Strong Female Character:” that what passes for strength, on the movie screen at least, is often an act of unjustified (or barely justified) physical violence: [T]here … Continue reading

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