on October 18, 2018

I’ve been planning to revive this blog for a while, and what better time to do that than today? This year has been a crazy one for me, and the chaos is carrying all the way through to the end. That’s because WISHING ON A STAR releases on December 11, and today I’m ridiculously excited… Read More

It Isn’t Them. It’s Me.

on March 15, 2017

This is my way of saying “Move on, folks, nothing to see here.” I know I sort of dropped the online dating topic as quickly as I picked it up, but I’ve been meaning to write this post for WEEKS. I’d like to say I have a good reason for not getting it done, but… Read More

Profile Pictures or For the Love of…

on January 24, 2017

I’m going to address this blog to the men of online dating sites. But, to preface, I opening admit that I am certainly not a looker. I mean, I don’t have pictures of my hot body all sweaty from the gym. Mostly because I don’t have a hot body. Nor do I go to the… Read More

Blurbing Yourself

on January 18, 2017

For those who don’t know, a blurb is the attention-grabbing summary on the back of a novel(la). If the blurb does its job, you’ll buy the book (or one-click in today’s terms) and start reading. Most authors will tell you that writing the book blurb is hell. You’ve put your blood, sweat, and tears into… Read More

Non-Adventures in Online Dating

on January 11, 2017

For me, as I’m sure it did for many of you, 2016 sucked ass. Not 100% of the time. I bought my new house. Moved back to a great town. And won my first writing awards. Add in a lovely Christmas with family and it wasn’t all bad. But a lot of it was stressful… Read More

Book Giveaway on Goodreads

on October 18, 2016

To celebrate the release of HER HOPES AND DREAMS, the fourth in the Ardent Springs series, coming up in four weeks, I’m giving away five print copies of the book that kicked off the small town Tennessee adventures – HIS FIRST AND LAST. There are five copies up for grabs and with a couple clicks… Read More

And The Winner Is…..

on November 11, 2015

TINA HAIRSTON HAS WON THE KINDLE FIRE!!!! Congratulations, Tina! You’ll be getting an email today about what happens next. Thank you to everyone who joined the fun and took the time to enter the contest. And, of course, thanks to everyone who bought OUR NOW AND FOREVER. The book had broken into the Top 100… Read More

Win A Kindle Fire!

on November 1, 2015

To celebrate the launch of the second book in the Ardent Springs Series, available Nov 10th, I’m giving away an 8GB Kindle Fire tablet to one lucky winner.  Here’s the blurb for OUR NOW AND FOREVER: When Caleb McGraw sweeps Snow Cameron off her feet, she never expects their whirlwind romance to lead to a… Read More

Get Your Advanced Copy Now

on September 28, 2015

I am excited to report that OUR NOW AND FOREVER, my Nov 10th release in the Ardent Springs Series, is now available on NetGalley. If any reviewers and/or bloggers out there would like to get in on the action early, feel free to click the link and get your copy. This installment centers around Snow… Read More


on September 17, 2015

And it’s gorgeous!! The second book in my Ardent Springs series releases Nov 10, 2015 and, as always, I can’t wait to hear what readers think of it. Here’s the blurb: When Caleb McGraw sweeps Snow Cameron off her feet, she never expects their whirlwind romance to lead to a Vegas wedding chapel. Before she… Read More