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Men Take Rejection Harder Than Women

By |August 14th, 2017|

Men Take Rejection Harder Than Women IF A WOMAN dumps a man she’s dating who loves her, you can bet his reaction and the fallout will be swift. He didn't heed the warnings of an impending separation. A woman doesn't leave without warning or foreshadowing of the event. She has to make arrangements, [...]

How Meryl Streep Led Me to Writing Arousing Psychological Thrillers

By |June 13th, 2017|

THE QUESTION from SolaFide Publishing focused on how I came up with the idea for Beltway Betrayers. I’ve been a writer, and journalist for many years, starting my journey into fiction in 2015. In fact, the switch to fiction was sparked by a screenwriting competition funded by Meryl Streep. In 2015, Streep announced “a screenwriters [...]

Top 10 Reasons I Knew I Wanted to Be A Writer

By |May 29th, 2017|

Book Blog Review... “Hold on for the ride you so have been looking for. This one was full of it, all that you could imagine. … The characters were rich, at times intense, possessive, delusional, confused, and deceptive. I guess that should encompass the characters that you are reading in a romantic psychological thriller.” - [...]

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‘The Arrangement’, Romance and HEA

By |May 4th, 2017|

'The Arrangement', Romance and HEA photo: Christine Evangelista and Josh Henderson; via Variety, courtesy of E! BEFORE ITS DEBUT, E!'s "The Arrangement" was marketed as a titillating fictional version of the Tom Cruise and Katy Holmes story, complete with a guru and "The Institute of the Higher Mind" model meant to mimic Scientology. [...]

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From Strong Connection To Sublime Sex

By |September 22nd, 2016|

The Beltway Series, Book 1 WHEN TWO people have a strong connection it doesn't guarantee the physical experience will match. There are so many things that go into getting naked with someone. With the heroine in Below the Beltway, my debut contemporary novel, Alex Gantry has no intention of following anyone else's rules. [...]

‘Sex Scent Signals’ Can’t Be Ignored

By |June 7th, 2016|

In Below the Beltway, beauty, sex and danger collide. photo: Taylor Marsh, LLC WHEN WE meet someone who turns us on our body sends out "sex scent signals." It's about pheromones, but we say "lightning strikes." Other times our sex scent signals aren't immediately triggered. This is how Alex Gantry and T.J. Gale [...]

Hillary Does Not Have a Winning Message

By |January 17th, 2016|

Hillary Does Not Have a Winning Message photo by Adam Schultz for Hillary for America cross-posted on HuffPostPol Mrs. Clinton and her team say they always anticipated the race would tighten, with campaign manager Robby Mook telling colleagues last spring that Mr. Sanders would be tough competition. Yet they were not prepared for [...]

Sexual Women Don’t Need Your Stinking Lectures

By |November 14th, 2014|

Sexual women, Fifty Shades of Grey and the audacity of lecturing women about sex. We're perfectly capable of having adventurous sex, without succumbing to "violence against women," as some academics judge it. Featured on Huffington Post Women ANTICIPATING Fifty Shades of Grey on Valentine's Day 2015, we're teased constantly with what's coming, but [...]

8 Relationship Secrets from the Trenches

By |August 5th, 2014|

Featured on Huffington Post Women HOW DO YOU make a relationship work? What are the secrets? It begins with you. How happy are you with the life you've created? Are you working a job you hate or building a career that resonates? If you haven't dealt with your own happiness all by yourself, stop reading [...]

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