I’ve had the same style hair for a decade—short bob that the kids didn’t grab or bury in peanut butter. My clothing style was comfortable and hardy. And my home décor has been decided by the previous owners of the furniture I inherited. But I’ve been empty nesting for a few years now. Life has slowed […]
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Hey readers! If you haven’t read my contemporary romance by Kathy Lyons, check out THE PLAYER NEXT DOOR. It’s on sale for 99 cents beginning tomorrow, April 11. The sale runs through the 16th. If you want a preview, watch this great video put on by Entangled Publishing.
I just wrote THE END on the second of my grizzly shifter books. Yes, you read that right – grizzly bear shifters! Book 1 – The Bear Who Loved Me by Kathy Lyons – will be out June 7. (If you check the outlets for pre-orders, etc, let me warn you that there are errors on […]
Hey there readers! Check it out – DRAGONBOUND is on sale for 99 cents. Where else can you get such a great book for less than a dollar? Click on the photo for the link to the sale!
It’s not exactly spring here in Illinois, but it has warmed up enough that the snow has become icy rain. Yuck. There are moments when my Kitty Cinnamon braves the outdoors and comes back with wet fur and muddy paws. She seems to enjoy that way more than I do. So I’ll let you guess […]
My husband posed that question to me. Well, he didn’t POSE it, per se. He downright accused me of being a crazy cat lady. Let me point out that I only have ONE cat! Her name is Cinnamon and here’s a picture of her as a kitten. Yes, she is in a bag of toilet paper and […]
So it’s definitely cold outside. February in Illinois tends to get that way. Guess what I do when the temperature dips below freezing. (And, BTW, it’s definitely more than just one.) Complain bitterly as I push the thermostat into the 80s. Plan a vacation to anyplace with a sundrenched beach.Here’s one from my December […]
Hello everyone! Here’s another of my unique interactive blogs! This one focuses on my thoughts about writing historical fiction. Tell me what you think and remember the answer can be more than one or none of the above. And don’t worry, you’ll be rewarded at the end. Question number #1 is, as a historical author, guess […]
I just finished the fabulous Coastal Magic Conference in Daytona Beach, FL. Guess what the highlights were… Hanging out with Damon Suede. He’s a great guy, awesome writer, and a ton of fun anytime. Anytime I can hang with him, I’m in heaven. Watching Abduction (in which there was no abduction, no one thought about […]
The third book in my Rakes and Rogues series comes out August 2nd. It continues my focus on making sure you laugh until your sides hurt as you root for the happily ever after. And—for long time readers—you get to guess which animal features in the plot. Turkey – a battle to the death between […]
THE PLAYER NEXT DOOR is on sale through March 3, 2016. Your chance to add some extra romance to your Valentine’s Day!
Greetings all! Just wanted to share the good news. The cover for AS RICH AS A ROGUE has been approved. Isn’t it amazing?