Category Archives: Books

An Interview with the Consistently Considerate Author Asher Roth

I met Asher Roth at a recent author book signing at The Cascades branch of the Loudon County libraries where he entertained patrons with his delightful picture book, The Selfish Shellfish. Asher Roth spent his childhood discovering the woodlands and wildlife … Continue reading

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Celtic Guide Magazine: An Interview with Editor James McQuiston

James McQuiston, Editor of Celtic Guide magazine, was not only kind enough to take time to answer a few questions about his long and intensive publishing career, he included an article of mine in the December issue. Thanks, Jim, for sharing your fascinating journey from … Continue reading

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A Weekly Drawing – No Art Talent Necessary!

My teen dance book, No One’s Watching, is Irish Dancing and Culture Magazine’s Weekly Draw! Enter between October 1 – 7 for a chance to win an autographed copy and matching bookmark! Continue reading

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Someone’s Watching – Updates on Teen Dance Book “No One’s Watching”

Who doesn’t like a good review? Or interview? I’m happy to have had great feedback from major magazines and websites pertaining to the focus of my teen dance novel – No One’s Watching –  and even happier to share them here! Celtic Life … Continue reading

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NO ONE’S WATCHING Cover Reveal and Release!

If you’re not following your dreams, whose dreams are you following? Find out if Kitri’s forbidden step into Irish dance will cause her stumble and lose her family’s support in NO ONE’S WATCHING! Available from Astraea Press right now on Amazon: At … Continue reading

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A Short History of Lip Gloss

SMACK! In my YA novella, KISS AND TELL, one of the characters takes the form of magical lip gloss! Here’s a brief history of that indispensable article of make-up: In 1930, Max Factor invented lipstick for the film industry in order to … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday – Quotes on Kisses

For Valentine’s Day! “Oh, what lies there are in kisses.” – Heinrich Heine  and “More than kisses, letters mingle souls.” – John Donne 

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