Year: 2015

True Heroes Sneak Peek & Cover Reveal

Switching gears here from celebrating the release of the first in the Safeguard series to spotlighting the first in the upcoming True Heroes series. Extreme Honor releases on January 26, 2016 from Forever Romance. This will be my first book

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Hidden Impact – Release Day!

Yay! It’s release day for Hidden Impact, my debut romantic suspense. I’m so excited to see this book out in the world. Here’s hoping you all enjoy it! Purchase the eBook: Available now from Carina Press! To celebrate, we’ve got a blog

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Kanom Krok

Kanom Krok (ขนมครก) is a Thai street food I enjoyed growing up. It was generally available in the market place around breakfast time but can be enjoyed throughout the day. These little cups have a thin, crispy outer layer with

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Hidden Impact Blog Tour!

Celebrating the release of HIDDEN IMPACT and my debut in romantic suspense, Carina Press has set up a great blog tour starting next week! Join me and these wonderful blogs as we share teasers and insider info on HIDDEN IMPACT

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All Aboard! 2015 Out of Excuses Writing Workshop and Retreat

In less than 48 hours, it will be all aboard the Independence of the Seas for the 2015 Out of Excuses Writing Workshop and Retreat for a Western Caribbean cruise! The summer, it isn’t over yet. I am about to embark

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Passion Planner Giveaway! Celebrating September

Deadline adventures continue as we head into September and the end of summer. Where the heck did summer go? We’re coming up on Labor Day weekend and it’s my birthday month! (Thus the Passion Planner giveaway to celebrate, but more

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Mobile Writing and Piper’s Travel Hijinx

As you might know from seeing my “Piper’s Travel Hijinx” on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, I am on the move rather often. Mobility is key to my productivity. Or more specifically, mobile writing. I’m always exploring technology solutions to allow me to

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Kaffir Lime Ice Cream

I’ve been messing with ice cream recipes for kaffir lime ice cream for years now. The leaves of the kaffir lime tree are wonderfully versatile and fragrant. I love to add them to soups, finely slice them for salads or

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Picture Perfect: Author Pictures

I’m going to need to set up a fresh author media kit this year in prep for my upcoming book releases. This means new author pictures so my readers can recognize me when they come to conventions, book signings, and

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A Need for Writing Space

Last weekend I had the opportunity to explore a new friendship. It was delightful, fun, entertaining, and inspiring. It also got the gears turning in my head – pondering productivity. What I also realized, as I chatted to a wonderful

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