10 Nuggets from the Writers’ Police Academy

Attending the Writers’ Police Academy gave me a wealth of cop info. I offer these 10 nuggets: A person will bleed out in three to five minutes. If you’re bleeding out, I can improvise a tourniquet with a two-inch wide band of material and something to twist it up...

Giveaway!

Squeezed & Juiced is now available in paperback! To celebrate I am giving away three copies via a Goodreads giveaway. You have one week to enter. 🙂 Her first real P.I. case, an ailing mother, and a stalled relationship. As Carol Sabala attempts to juggle the...

Squeezed & Juiced (Formerly Tang Is Not Juice)

Time for the misterio press re-release of Tang Is Not Juice (book 4 of The Carol Sabala Series). Notice the new title Squeezed & Juiced and the gorgeous new cover from Melinda Van Lone at Book Cover Corner. As with all the books re-released through misterio press,...

Sleuthing Women

Whoot! The big day has arrived just in time for all those spring birthdays and Mother’s Day. Sleuthing Women has gone live on Amazon and Kobo. Look at the company I’m keeping! I’m so honored. Sleuthing Women: 10 First-in-Series Mysteriesis a...

Hunting Inspiration With a Club

“Always grab the reader by the throat in the first paragraph, sink your thumbs into his windpipe in the second, and hold him against the wall until the tag line.”–Paul O’Neil That’s the goal. On the literary blog The First Two Pages,...