Inspiration for my Novel, A Deadly Melody


Music awakens so much imagination in me. I can hear a song on the radio or shuffled on my iTouch and get transformed, even if for only a few minutes, to a completely different place and time. I love that about music! I think that is why music is so prevalent in all of my […]

August 27, 2018

Writers’ Police Academy: Days 2 & 3


Originally posted June 11, 2014. Now that we’ve made it to days 2 & 3 of the Writers’ Police Academy, the real fun begins! The day begins with an orientation and announcements, given by Lee Lofland, the mastermind behind the Writers’ Police Academy. This is especially helpful for those people who didn’t make it to […]

June 11, 2018

Writers’ Police Academy Day 1


Originally posted on July 1, 2014. Tonight is the start of the Writers’ Police Academy, a hands-on school for writers, readers, and lovers of all things criminal. It is a lot of fun and very educational, especially for mystery and crime writers. While I won’t be attending this year, I have attended the past three […]

June 10, 2018