New Release! DESTINY RECLAIMED is here!

on August 11, 2021

New Release alert! ๐ƒ๐„๐’๐“๐ˆ๐๐˜ ๐‘๐„๐‚๐‹๐€๐ˆ๐Œ๐„๐ƒ, book 2 in the Preserver & Protector series is ready to hit your ereader! ๐๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐ฒ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐ก๐š๐ซ๐, ๐ซ๐ž๐œ๐ฅ๐š๐ข๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ข๐ญ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐ง๐ž๐š๐ซ ๐ข๐ฆ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐›๐ฅ๐ž. ๐ƒ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ฒ. ๐‚๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐š๐ ๐ž. ๐๐ž๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ฒ๐š๐ฅ. ๐’๐ž๐ฅ๐Ÿ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ. ๐ƒ๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐ฒ. Jack Cornelisโ€™ life is planned. Complete his tour of duty in Vietnam, intact. Return home. Marry his sweetheart and have a family….

The ARC form is up for DESTINY RECLAIMED!

on July 17, 2021

What’s new in my book world? The ARC request form for DESTINY RECLAIMED, book 2 in the Preserver & Protector series is ready! For you time travel romance lovers and reviewers, this is the series for you. I plan to send the ARCs out around July 19th. Reviews are due by August 10th. Who wants…

Book Event Updates

on May 19, 2021

What have I been up to in general? Itโ€™s that time of year – fishing season! What does that mean? Well, it means several things. First, my front door will constantly open and close for the next several months as the fishing team members will be coming and going for tournaments. Door County/Lake Michigan/the bays…

Status updates!

on April 13, 2021

ย What have I been up to in general? This month our adventures took Rick and me to Kitch-iti-Kipi (The Big Spring) near the City of Manistique, Michigan.ย  The spring is 45 feet deep and full of bait-fish and large Brook, Brown, and Lake Trout. The spring flows at over 10,000 gallons per minute and sustains…

Celebrating Two Book Anniversaries

on March 9, 2021

This month Iโ€™m celebrating two anniversaries! Anniversary #1 – Six years ago, on March 11th, I published CRAZED RECKONING, the third book in my Nick Spinelli romance mystery series.ย  This series is published through one of my small publishers, Melange Books. Iโ€™ll always have a special place in my heart for Nick since he was…

Winter Fun & Outdoorsy Life

on March 1, 2021

Rick and I finally got to do a little snowmobiling near our cabin in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The trails were fantastic! They were well groomed and smooth which was a blessing since I was breaking in my new snowmobile.ย  I donโ€™t recall if I mentioned this last season, but I loaned my snowmobile…

TRE – Talk Radio Europe Interview with Hannah Murray

on February 6, 2021

You may have seen on my Facebook page a little over a week ago that I reported I was going to be interviewed by Hannah Murray from The Book Show on TRE – Talk Radio Europe. TRE is Spain’s only English speaking talk radio network. The interview did happen, and though I sound a bit…

Bookbub DEAL of the Day!

on January 26, 2021

ย I’ve got your Bookbub DEAL OF THE DAY! Time WARped, A Preserver & Protector Novel is on SALE for $.99!   ~~Romancing destiny one moment at a time.~~ ย  Blurb: When Veteran Blake Cornelis visits his great grandfatherโ€™s Civil War grave, he is whisked back in time to Gettysburg, where his ancestor was a hero….

Happy New Year & Time WARped Excerpt

on January 12, 2021

ย What have I been up to in general? First of all, I want to wish you all a happy and healthy new year. Iโ€™m feeling good about 2021!   Second, last month I reported that Rick and I had started our winter puzzle. The picture is of Bowman Lake in Glacier National Park. The water…


on December 9, 2020

What have I been up to in general? As you may recall from one of my newsletters last winter, the hubby and I decided to spend some of the cold and blustery months working on puzzles. The theme chosen was national parks. Last year’s thousand-piece puzzle was of Bryce Canyon. Admittedly, that was a difficult…