What Am I Working On? A Fun Blog Tour

1) What am I working on? I’m currently working on Norse Fire, book 2 in the Viking romance Norse series for Entangled Publishing. Norse Fire continues the saga of Uppsala with a treasure quest to save the kingdom. One slave woman knows the hoard’s whereabouts and one Viking warrior vows his protection on the hunt to recover the wealth. Slave and warrior share barbs more than trust, but peril paves the way for these two to find...

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Teaser Tuesday – “Why the tether?”

His massive size closed in, blocking all light. Wedged between a barrel and the ship’s side, sturdy wood imprisoned her. His skin grazed hers as he wrapped the leather around her wrists. She glanced down at the detestable strap, and a burst of rebellion flowered. “Why the tether? What harm can one woman do?” His eyes widened at her show of courage, or so she guessed from the way he tipped his head in acknowledgment. “Aye, one woman.”...

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Teaser Tuesday – “Convince Me”

An excerpt from Norse Jewel     …a woman’s voice called, “Hakan.” He stopped. She called him, the dark-haired thrall. He already knew her voice above the din.  “Hakan!” He set his hands at his hips. Noticing one woman was nothing more than inborn awareness, the kind that kept him alive. That same awareness told him ten paces ahead, a fat Flemish merchant and his round wife bickered. No threat there. Five paces to his...

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The Time for Thanks & Enchanted Times Blog Hop is Here!!!

Ready to travel the road of books and history?   Today I’m sharing snippets from my recent newsletter…a little history, a little book news & teasers. But, most of all, I’m thankful for you. It’s been a pleasure getting to know you, Reader.  Most of you know I write Viking romance.  When New Year comes, I’ll mix it up, and add historical tidbits from that other era I write, the Georgian romance. But now,...

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Once Upon a Dark Time… WriteEditPublish Blogfest

 A scary Viking story told in Grimm Fairy Tale mode Once upon a dark time, a kingdom prospered. Yet, common folk whispered of a creature watching from the woods. Fall came. The king’s daughters worked the harvest before winter painted land with snow and ice. While laboring, a huge creature burst from the forest, his skin cracked and gray. He grabbed them with hulking paws and disappeared. The giant took them to the Land Beyond...

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Once Upon A Dark Time… Entangled’s Trick or Treat Blog Hop

If Grimm’s Fairy Tales gives you the shivers, try this scary Viking story. (Like to share? Click to tweet)   Once Upon a Dark Time…   There lived a Rus king, wealthy and powerful, a man blessed with daughters of rare beauty, Brynnhild and Bekkhild. All was well, save this: the common folk whispered of a giant watching in the woods, his evil eyes shining from the dark forest. King Hertrygg of the Rus sent warriors to find this...

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