I’m Impressed

Let’s hear about the other guy.   In my last blog post, I talked about  how my fan favorite character, Nora Wells, is in a bit of a quandary.  She fell head over heels for a man who captured her heart in a New York Minute (literally, as it was in NYC), and things got…

Her Husband Is Still Alive!

Saying that is not really a spoiler.   No, not at all.  This info is okay to give out as more of a teaser than a spoiler.  You still need to read my books, and my future volumes as well as the current ones, in order to get the full magnitude of what this really…

Check Yes Or Check No

If It’s Yes This is of course the desired outcome.  However, as with every romantic relationship, there are many other things to say besides “yes.” One thing, and the main thing, is that if the option to “check yes” is chosen, the choose-er must mean it.  Stay with it.  And, furthermore, live up to it….

Being Single In 1840

It was not a good thing to be. Not at all. Not for a woman at least it wasn’t. Women who were single were always on the fringe of society – being invited to social gatherings for reasons other than, well, socializing. Men, on the other hand, were happily greeted at any gathering large or…

Arranged Marriages

Was totally acceptable.   Having your parents, grandparents, or sometimes a professional matchmaker, arranging marriages for single men and women was pretty common in the mid 19th century. Even though many cultures around the world still believe in this practice, few in the United States today would ever think of such a thing. However, this…

Honorable And Heartfelt

Romance at its best right there. All heroes and heroines have hidden agendas at least to some extent. Not all of them are evil, though let’s face it the villains make it interesting. Some of them do also have the best of intentions and although they may be keeping secrets those are not of the…