Posted in March 2016

YA Scavenger Hunt

Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, … Continue reading

New York

Hey there!  I just returned from a quick trip to New York City with my boys (bug was there to, but working). We had a wonderful time starting off in the green room of Late Night with Seth Meyers. The boys had the opportunity to meet him which made the Colonel’s day.     We also … Continue reading

In Need of a Good Read

Hey all – I’ve hit a reading drought. Nothing I’ve tried reading has held my interest past page twenty. I’m looking for something lighthearted like Anna and the French Kiss or a high fantasy like Finnikin of the Rock. I did love Salt to the Sea, even though it was heavy. The last book adult … Continue reading

YA Scavenger Hunt Spring 2016

YOU GUYS! I’m participating in the YA Scavenger Hunt this year. What does that mean for you? Lots of fun, and the potential to win prizes and books! Plus, you may discover your next favorite author 😀 Here are the details: It’s coming. . . March 29th – April 3rd, 2016 It’s the YA Scavenger … Continue reading

A Little Madness With Your Coffee

Hey All – Murder Madness Such Sweet Sadness comes out next week (3/21/16). It’s the second of three books in the Kiss Kill Love Him Still series, and it’s oh-so-yummy, if I may say so. Even better: the ebook of KKLHS IS FREE on most online retailers (Kobo, B&N, iBooks, Amazon). This is a great … Continue reading

You’ve Got Me Missing You

I’m emerging from a five year long tsunami. Finally, there is light, and I’m no longer struggling to find my way up. My cocktail of meds works, my home life is stable, my boys are growing into amazing young men, and I’ve been prolific professionally. The sadness that permeated most aspects of my life is … Continue reading

I Love My Life

I have a doting, adoring husband who would do anything for me I have three amazing, strong, sensitive boys I have a home, a food, a warm bed I have sweet, caring friends I have an amazing job I have love   Really, I don’t need anything more. xoxo ~dawn  

It’s My Birthday

Hey all – Today, I turn forty. Such a weird age. It’s squished in between everything like a half-way mark. You’re old enough to look back at your life and take stock of what you’ve accomplished, but still young enough to not fully know where you’re going. Since I like adventure, I’m going to embrace … Continue reading