Friday Weekend Escape to Canberra, Australia: Lake Burley Griffin

Today we’re escaping for the weekend to my hometown of Canberra, Australia. I live in the national capital, population of just under four hundred thousand, in the Australian Capital Territory. Lake Burley Griffin is a man-made lake in the centre of Canberra.  We’re going to relax on an afternoon cruise around the lake, taking in […]

Book Recommendation: Dear God, it’s me and it’s urgent by Marion Stroud

Book Description: Here are soul-building moments for every woman, at every age. These prayers are ideal for private devotion and meditation, or for sharing with other women. Inspiring and enriching, they are rooted in everyday life. Topics range widely, from a Bride’s Prayer on the eve of her wedding to Shopping with a Daughter and […]

Heartsong Presents June New Releases

My second fiction book release with Harlequin’s Love Inspired Heartsong Presents line, The Nurse’s Perfect Match, was released in May 2014. Today I’m posting information on the new Heartsong Presents releases for June. Four Heartsong Presents books are released each month under the Love Inspired brand: two contemporary inspirational romances and two historical inspirational romances. The […]

The inspiration for my Snowgum Creek book series (plus giveaway)

Today I’m blogging on the Inspy Romance group blog. I’m talking about the iconic Australian movie, The Man from Snowy River, and the inspiration for my Snowgum Creek series. The post includes a print giveaway of The Nurse’s Perfect Match, my latest release and the second book in the Snowgum Creek series. I hope to see […]

ACRBA Blog Tour It’s Just You and Me Lord by Marion Stroud

19th – 23rd  May 2014 Australian Christian Readers Blog Alliance is introducing ‘It’s Just You and Me Lord’  (Monarch, October 2013) By  Marion Stroud   About the Book Women are most likely to express their deepest thoughts to a trusted friend. At its best, prayer is simply that; a conversation with a friend who is never […]

Book Cover Reveal: The Doctor’s Return

Megan Bradley Is Putting Down Roots After years spent traveling the globe, she never expected to be back in her hometown sharing an office with her former sweetheart, Dr. Luke Morton. Megan is focused on building her business, and doesn’t have time to dwell on past mistakes. But she can’t ignore her feelings for the […]

USA Trip: Oregon – Multnomah Falls

A few weeks ago I shared my highlights from my visit to Mount Hood, Oregon. Today we’re heading west, down the mountain and back toward Portland. I loved the drive along the Columbia River Highway, looking out over Washington State on the other side of the picturesque  Columbia River. We pulled off the highway at […]

ACRBA Tour: Imogen’s Chance by Paula Vince

5th – 9th May 2014 Australian Christian Readers Blog Alliance is introducing Imogen’s Chance  (Even Before Publishing, April 2014) By Paula Vince About the Book: She has given herself a chance to fix her personal history. But will old mistakes bring up new emotions? Imogen Browne longs to make up for past mistakes before she […]