Celebrate with me!

Celebrate with me!

I just received some great news! Meet a Rogue at Midnight (Midnight Meetings, book 4) won the 2018 Beverley Contest, romantic novella category (published). The contest was established in honor of the late historical romance author, Jo Beverley. Jo Beverley was one of the reasons I fell back in love with romance. I’d had a long hiatus from reading romance novels (college, having to work two jobs for stretches of time, returning to school...

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News, News, News

News, News, News

Some announcements!    To Steal a Viking Bride, Norse series #3 is the 2018 Winner of New England Reader’s Choice Award for Short Story Romance (published)     Meet a Rogue at Midnight, Midnight Meetings series #4 is a 2018 Finalist in The Golden Quills Contest for Historical Romance (published) AND 2018 Finalist in The Beverley for Romantic Novella (published)     Like book signings?     I’ll...

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Celebrating Spring with a Free Ebook

Celebrating Spring with a Free Ebook

  Happy Spring! My publisher is celebrating by offering one of my books for FREE!     If you haven’t read the 4th installment of the Midnight Meetings series, now’s your chance to get it free of charge. A pretty nice deal. So this post will be short and sweet. Enjoy Jonas and Livvy’s love story.   Grab your copy of Meet a Rogue at...

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How to Feast Like a Georgian: Mulled Wine + Naughty, Sexy Pudding by Gina Conkle

How to Feast Like a Georgian: Mulled Wine + Naughty, Sexy Pudding by Gina Conkle

My Midnight Meetings series books work their way through 1768, heading toward Christmas Eve in the novella, Meet My Love at Midnight and a light dip into Twelfth Night in Meet a Rogue at Midnight. Part of the fun has been researching what Georgian England ate and drank during this festive time. One interesting fact was naughty pudding–once outlawed under Cromwell’s rule. Puritans and Quakers alike considered the dish “lewd” and...

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Battle of the Books: First “He’s Hot” Moment by Gina Conkle*

Battle of the Books: First “He’s Hot” Moment by Gina Conkle*

The Battle of the Books continues…     Two novels in my Midnight Meetings series are launching in these final months of 2017: The Lord Meets His Lady (book 3) and Meet a Rogue at Midnight (book 4, a novella). Part of the fun has been comparing hallmark scenes in romance and seeing which book fared better. I’m continuing “Battle of the Books”* with “The Heroine’s First ‘He’s...

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Battle of the Books: First Funny Moment (re-blogged from Sourcebooks Casablanca)

Battle of the Books: First Funny Moment (re-blogged from Sourcebooks Casablanca)

The Battle of the Books continues…     Two novels in my Midnight Meetings series are launching in these final months of 2017: The Lord Meets His Lady (book 3) and Meet a Rogue at Midnight (book 4, a novella). Part of the fun has been comparing hallmark scenes in romance and seeing which book fared better. In the spirit of firsts, I’m presenting the first “funny moment” between the hero and heroine in The...

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