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Aliens in the White House…


Just got a newsflash on my phone: ‘Small one-person helicopter lands at White House West Lawn. Pilot in custody.’ I know I should click on it for the full story but I prefer what my imagination is telling me, and that is that a child-size helicopter from the future has been thrust upon this earth, […]

Boxing Day Tsunami romance excerpt: (The Day of The Wave)


This is an excerpt from my latest new adult romance, coming May 2015. In brief… “Isla and Ben were just sixteen when the Boxing Day tsunami tore through their beach resort in Thailand. Just days after forming a life-changing bond, both were missing and presumed dead. Unbeknown to each other and haunted by one of […]

Uber in Nashville is interesting…

File illustration picture showing the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign

Me: ‘So, what’s the craziest thing that’s happened to you since you started driving for Uber?’ Him: ‘Are you a shy girl?’ Me: ‘Er, I don’t think so.’ Him: ‘Then maybe I’ll tell you about the girls who asked me to take them to a swinger’s club. There were four of them. I didn’t think […]

FREE TODAY!!! Before He Was Gone – sexy summer beach fun meets reality TV…


NOW FREE ON AMAZON FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD! When her rock star boyfriend breaks things off out of the blue, Alyssa applies to hit reality TV show Deserted and to her shock she gets through. Abandoned on a remote island with a bunch of strangers and none of the luxuries she’s […]

Have I mentioned the Family Dollar Store yet?


Have I mentioned the Family Dollar store yet? It’s my new favorite place here in Nashville. Contrary to the name, not everything inside costs a dollar, which is disappointing, but nonetheless it’s the kind of bargain-basement neon playground that has you dancing down the aisles in a Julie Andrews kind of joy parade. You feel high […]

Lavenders, motorcycles and a feeling of deep “uncool” at Nashville’s Barista Parlor…


There are some places in this world that will just serve to make you feel deeply uncool, no matter how young and awesome you previously thought you were. Nashville’s Barista Parlor is one of them. Being quite possibly the biggest caffeine addict on the face of the earth I was more than excited to check […]

Why Craigslist in Nashville is killing me…


Here’s what this guy just wrote in reply to my post about looking for a room to rent in Nashville: “We are seeking a FEMALE caring nanny/care giver. We do not have kids. My wife is 45 and she has breathing trouble,  has trachea and uses partial ventilator and oxygen at home. I am seeking a nice care giver […]

Observation of the day…


Ubud cafes were full of middle aged women writing books on macs. Nashville cafes are full of cute young guys making music on macs. I know where I’d rather live now.