My Greatest Weakness–Procrastination @MFRWauthor

Last week the topic for the challenge as to describe my greatest strength. This week prompt is to talk about my greatest weakness, and as with naming my strength, coming up with my less desirable trait was hard. But I think figured it out as I’m typing this article late Thursday night to go live…

SALE!! Most of my books are $0.99 or Free for a limited time!

Due to a great overlap, most of my Kensington books on sale, but for a very short limited time!! .  Book 1 of the SINGING TO THE HEART series Only $0.99 at all vendors.          . .  Book 2 of the SINGING TO THE HEART series Only $0.99 at all vendors.         …

My Greatest Strength–Determination to Never Give Up #MFRWauthor

Have you ever thought about your greatest strength? What makes you…well…you? This is also a very hard question to answer. After a lot of introspection, I think my greatest strength is my determination to not fail. If any of you have followed me for any time at all, you know I’m dyslexic. My learning disability…

Plotting….A Pantser’s Guide to Writing #MFRWauthor

As a reader, if a story doesn’t have well executed character goals, motivations, and both inner and external conflicts, then most likely you aren’t ever going to finish that story. All writers use the GMC formula in some way to craft a story. Finding these GMCs is a important part of plotting. Some writers use…

My Seven Guilty Pleasures… #MFRWauthor

We all have ’em. The things we do that make us happy. Little things that put a smile on our face as we’re doing them. Here are the seven things that I love that always make me happy when I do them: 1. Taking long, hot, sudsy baths. 2. Sitting on the deck in the…

IVY MORRIS MYSTERIES – HOEDOWN SHOWDOWN by Misty Simon, new release!!

Ivy Morris Mysteries – Hoedown Showdown By Misty Simon With the Tasty Tomato Tournament just days away, the small town of Martha’s Point is all abuzz. This is the first year without a sure winner, and the competition is fierce to gain the judges’ approval, even before the tournament starts. But when Ivy finds one…

The Things that Make Me Crazy When I Read… #MFRWauthor

Today’s blog challenge topic is to write about the words that make you go “ick.” Since I don’t like to write about these words–most of them are vulgar or just plain awful–I’m not about to spell them out on my blog….. Yes, I’m a prude. And proud of it! Well, at least you should be…

Songs that Have Inspired Me #MFRWauthor

Music plays a big part in all of my contemporary westerns, particularly country music. I don’t always listen to music when I write, but I often plan or plot my stories while listening. I’ve even gotten story ideas from listening to either a certain artist or from a particular song. Sometimes I’ll even hear a…