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    From my desk to yours: April 11, 2021

    ​ Eeeeps! Have you seen the time? As I write this it is the end of a dismal, dreary day here in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. I am still with my mother who has had knee surgery that went a little wonky – but nothing that can’t be handled with a little determination and a lot of coffee. Okay, there may have been the odd drop of brandy as well…. but hey I won’t tell if you don’t. I’ve managed to get myself a little upside down and turned about by being away from home, but all going well I’ll be headed back on Tuesday morning. With that…

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    From my desk to yours, April 4 2021

    Well, here we are… Easter break. Whether you are celebrating a faith based moment or simply enjoying a well earned rest liberally sprinkled with chocolate, I hope that you are able to do so with peace, love, compassion, and acceptance for yourself and those around you. I’m currently down island with my mother and enjoying taking care of her and hanging out with her puppers, Harry and Sassy. Trust me when I tell you that I am definitely also enjoying more chocolate than I probably should be right now… Easter Freebie (April 2 – 5, 2021) Truffles & Tramps (The Holiday Storybook Novellas #3) is free until April 5, so…

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    From my desk to yours, March 28 2021

    I’m currently sitting at my desk, ticking things off my ridiculously long To Do list with the assistance of wine. It doesn’t seem to matter what I do that dratted list just keeps getting longer. It’s been a bit of a messy week this end. There are just 12 weeks left until I submit my Masters thesis (the real reason for the glass of wine…), not to mention working on three new books. Everything is currently underpinned with a very unsettling sense that the spinning plates may tumble at any moment… News I am really thrilled to be able to announce that last week I signed contracts with Quixote Edizioni…