Dakota Storm – Excerpt Time!

Dakota Storm will be up for pre-order soon! Right now I’m working on the blurb <– slightly nightmarish, but necessary. I thought I'd share the first scene today. This is a New Adult Romance set in a small town. New Adult can best be explained very simply: These characters are right out of college. They’re…

Girl, Wash Your Face

I always like to share books that I enjoy reading, and a lot of the time they aren’t romance novels. I’m a huge fan of self-help books that have a great voice, and this is one of them. I’ve recently gone through that faze in life where you weed out people and things that absolutely…

Romance E-Book Covers for Sale!

For several months now I’ve toyed with the idea of creating covers. I finally broke down, bought Photoshop, and started creating – it’s a new year, so time to try new things! Here are a few covers I’ve made so far. If one of them catches your eye, they are for sale – AS IS….

Christmas 2018

December 2018 was a little tough here in the McClure household! Hubby was in the hospital with encephalitis for a week, and I ended up with a head cold from hell (probably from being in the hospital with him). His eyesight even went wonky, to the point where he was seeing double, and he had…

Pacifying My Inner Child

<– Just look at how cute this creative bible is! To be honest, I never really got into adult coloring. My kids (college age) and I bought a few of the adult coloring books and some colored pencils, but I might have spent a total of ten minutes eyeballing all those circles and flowers, squinting…

Second-Pass Edits on Dakota Storm

Today I start second-pass edits on the first book in my Dakota Cowboy series, Dakota Storm. Because I’m going ‘indie’ (self-publishing), I knew I would need a rockstar developmental editor, and I found one in Jennifer Herrington. I highly recommend her. She slapped my ass with an eight-page, first-pass editorial letter that had my head…