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Hello. The Beltway Series is complete… My next psychological thriller will be out in January. The TM blog is here, where I decipher world events and chat with readers about issues beyond my books. Thanks so much for stopping by.

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An Arousing Psychological Thriller That Will Get You Hooked!

Plunge into a captivating story filled with suspense and follow the steps of Alex Gantry, who is striving to escape her haunting past in the pursuit of a better life. This time the threat is LETHAL.

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Trump Photographs, None of Clinton, and One Damns Al Franken *Updated*

November 16th, 2017|17 Comments

Photo Catapults Al Franken Over Moore... and Trump IVANKA TRUMP said, "she'll keep fighting for women's issues." But she and the White House have been silent on sexual predator Roy Moore. It matters [...]

Ambition, Deceit, and Diabolical Mind Games

November 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Ambition, Deceit, and Diabolical Mind Games

Ambition, Deceit, and Diabolical Mind Games A voyage into stark memories and closed spaces. TO CONTROL the machinations of your own mind takes vigilance. Meditation helps. It takes practice... and sometimes you lose [...]

Olivia’s Turn: ‘Mind games start. Torment becomes the seduction.’

October 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Olivia’s Turn: ‘Mind games start. Torment becomes the seduction.’

Olivia's Turn: Mind games start. Torment becomes the seduction. IT'S THE cover reveal of my new psychological thriller. It's available for pre-order through Amazon, with publication date January 10, 2018. How far would [...]

Why Niger Enters Plot of ‘Beltway Betrayers’

October 22nd, 2017|6 Comments

Why Niger Enters Plot of Beltway Betrayers The aide said questions are being asked about whether the U.S. soldiers were intentionally delayed in the village they were visiting. He said they began pursuing [...]

Sexism, Hollywood, and Novels

October 13th, 2017|2 Comments

Sexism, Hollywood and Novels The cascade of revelations about Harvey Weinstein’s allegedly terrible and lewd behavior has unearthed plenty of victims—scores of them, in fact. But the story may have revealed other, different [...]

Hugh Hefner, and Me

September 28th, 2017|4 Comments

So Long, Hugh Hefner photo: August 9, 2000 "Life is too short to be living somebody else's dreams." - Hugh Hefner FLASHBACK... and that time I shared the "Living" section of the LA [...]

A Feminist Memoir, & #1 Fiction in Letters & Correspondence *Updated*

September 7th, 2017|Comments Off on A Feminist Memoir, & #1 Fiction in Letters & Correspondence *Updated*

A Feminist Memoir, & #1 Fiction in Letters & Correspondence #Free THIS doesn't happen every day for an author. Olivia Stark's Diary, aka Diary of a Hollywood Hottie...and Other Starlet Indignities, which is [...]

Olivia Stark’s Diary, A Novelette Prequel

September 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Olivia Stark’s Diary, A Novelette Prequel

Olivia Stark's Diary, A Novelette Prequel OLIVIA STARK was introduced in Below the Beltway, Book 1 of The Beltway Series. She will be the main character in Olivia's Turn, with preorders in late [...]

Men Take Rejection Harder Than Women

August 14th, 2017|4 Comments

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 [...]

Olivia Stark Breaks Out — Read Her Diary Novelette

July 30th, 2017|2 Comments

Free Novelette “BREAKING NEWS” screamed across the crawler on all cable channels. The trending hashtag on Twitter was #SaveOlivia OLIVIA STARK is the highest paid starlet in Hollywood. She has just come through [...]

Tell us a little bit about the characters in Beltway Betrayers

July 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Tell us a little bit about the characters in Beltway Betrayers

Tell us a little bit about the characters in Beltway Betrayers. ONE OF the book blogs, The Avid Reader, asked me to tell their readers a bit about the characters in Beltway Betrayers, [...]

How Meryl Streep Led Me to Writing Arousing Psychological Thrillers

June 13th, 2017|11 Comments

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, [...]

Plain Talk Book Marketing: Why L.A. and Washington, D.C.?

June 7th, 2017|2 Comments

Plain Talk Book Marketing Interview: Why L.A. and Washington, D.C.? THIS WAS my first foray into the book blog world. Every question, interview, and conversation made me think in new ways about the [...]

Top 10 Reasons I Knew I Wanted to Be A Writer

May 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Top 10 Reasons I Knew I Wanted to Be A Writer

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, [...]

Blog Tour Dates & Links: Romance, Writing, with Giveaways *Updated*

May 17th, 2017|2 Comments

Two Week Blog Tour - Giveaways! Blog Tour Details & Links: On Romance, Writing, with Giveaways THE BLOG TOUR will run from May 22 - June 2. There will be #giveaways. The release price is [...]

EXCERPT: Psychological Thriller, Beltway Betrayer

May 12th, 2017|2 Comments

A Psychological Thriller, Beltway Betrayers "This book has so much suspense that I found myself glued to the book and sitting on the edge of my chair." - ARC Reader AN EXCERPT COPYRIGHT, [...]

‘The Arrangement’, Romance and HEA

May 4th, 2017|Comments Off on ‘The Arrangement’, Romance and HEA

'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 [...]

‘So We’re Both Dating a James Bond…’

April 20th, 2017|2 Comments

“So we’re both dating a James Bond.” -- “T.J.’s more of an Ethan Hunt.” - From Beltway Betrayers, Coming May 13th “So we’re both dating a James Bond.” -- “T.J.’s more of an Ethan [...]

‘Girls’ Became Worthy, Memorable, and Important

April 19th, 2017|6 Comments

“Girls,” and me: I was a 20-something New York City resident, too, and it changed my life.photo compilation: Vulture THE FINEST season was the last for "Girls." The writing was never better, and [...]

Love Triangles, From Infamous to Edgy Modern Romance

March 28th, 2017|2 Comments

Love Triangles, From Infamous, to Sassy Modern Romance IN Gone with the Wind, Scarlett O'Hara pines over Ashley Wilkes. How could she allow her fears to keep her from succumbing to Rhett Butler's [...]

‘Sex Scent Signals’ Can’t Be Ignored

June 7th, 2016|2 Comments

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 [...]

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