• The Witchkin Murders: Book 1 of Magicfall

    Magicfall is actually the same world as The Horngate Witches books. These books are entirely separate with new characters. Here’s what it’s about: Four years ago, my world—the world—exploded with wild magic. The cherry on top of that crap cake?…

  • The Witchkin Murders: Book 1 of Magicfall

    Magicfall is actually the same world as The Horngate Witches books. These books are entirely separate with new characters. Here’s what it’s about: Four years ago, my world—the world—exploded with wild magic. The cherry on top of that crap cake?…

  • The Witchkin Murders: Book 1 of Magicfall

    Magicfall is actually the same world as The Horngate Witches books. These books are entirely separate with new characters. Here’s what it’s about: Four years ago, my world—the world—exploded with wild magic. The cherry on top of that crap cake?…

  • Book Review: Somebody to Love By Aurelia Fray

    About the book: An unlikely pair, an impossible mission, and a hilarious hunt for somebody to love. Henry was only tasked with fixing the leaky office pipes. So, when a crazy woman barges in and confesses all her secrets like…

  • A snippet that was cut

    From the second Mission Magic book, a little chopped out snippet:   “So when Arcadia decides you’re a threat and starts lobbing magic bombs at you, you’ll what?” He gave a knife smile. “I will open up the heavens and…

  • The Dogs Complain

    Dear R.J. Blaine. What’s wrong with you? You’re making our mom neglect us. She kept reading that stupid book—Hypnos—and hardly noticed us. Breakfast was late. Dinner was late. We went to bed late. She barely pet us or talked to…

  • Review: American Witch by Thea Harrison

    I first learned of Thea Harrison when Patti Briggs said I should read her books. Sadly I was slow to get around to that, but discovered I love her writing very much. Still, with so much going on, I didn’t…

  • Unexpected Choices

    I happened to get my Bookbub mailer today, and in it was a bundle for “Alien Mail Order Brides.” That tripped me up. It’s on trend in a lot of ways, but it overlays the old west and even current…

  • Spring is Springing

    Usually this time of year I’m ready to dig into the garden and grow things. This year . . . not so much. Part of that is because I can’t do any garden things until we put up a dog…