Monthly Archives: August 2015

Allllllmost there…

My revisions to Veronica Speedwell #2 are almost finished. I have a due date of August 31 that was graciously extended to September 7 since editor is on vacation, but as that overlaps book tour–and I don’t write when I … Continue reading

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Sound the retreat!

I love the idea of retreat, don’t you? Particularly at times like these when I’ve got a deadline looming and book tour coming up. Writing is such a solitary occupation that being thrust out of that is occasionally a daunting … Continue reading

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Chat tonight!

Tonight I’ll be over at Night Owl Reviews chatting about A CURIOUS BEGINNING. Chat begins at 8pm Eastern–join me!

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Victorian round-up!

Which sounds like a really AWESOME rodeo, doesn’t it? But we’re rounding up links, not cattle. I’m posting a few places you might like to visit if you love all things Victorian. *Postal delivery times. Did you know that Londoners … Continue reading

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Talking about Granny Meg

We haven’t had an ancestor post recently, and the visit to Westminster Abbey to see the tomb of Edward I was a chance to give a thought to his wife, Margaret of France. (Unfortunately, her tomb isn’t there. She was … Continue reading

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Tour dates and travel and books, oh my!

We have finalized tour plans, chickens! The tour kicks off on September 2 in Florida and continues through Texas, Georgia, Arizona, North Carolina, and Maryland with multiple stops in a few of those states. Check the listing below to see … Continue reading

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Homesick

Sometimes when I travel to a place I love, I get homesick for it when I return and settle back into my normal life. I was raised on a steady diet of English children’s books and Earl Grey, and I … Continue reading

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The story continues…

Picking up where we left off yesterday with chapters three and four of A CURIOUS BEGINNING, the first Veronica Speedwell mystery!

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A sneak peek at Veronica!

Those of you who subscribe to the newsletters have already gotten your exclusive sneak peek at A CURIOUS BEGINNING, the first Veronica Speedwell mystery. Now it’s time to share with everybody! Here are chapters one and two, and stay tuned … Continue reading

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London, part deux…

One of the things I love most about England is the food. Yep, I am THAT committed of an Anglophile. But English food gets a bad rap. It may not be thought of as dazzlingly innovative or exotic (or flavorful), … Continue reading

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