Speaking and Signing

Fall is definitely here in the Pacific Northwest–the fog, the rain, the crisp air and changing leaves. It’s also conference season! I’ll be attending the Emerald City Writers’ Conference on October 28 – 30th and presenting two workshops: “How to Breathe Life Into Your Characters” along with authors Judith Laik, Joleen James, and Gina Robinson.… Continue Reading

Flowers and Friendship

Some days the world just knows what you need. I came into work this morning after a long weekend of working overtime to find my desk covered in flowers. It was a lovely surprise and kept me smiling all day. I felt very loved…Thank you Andrea and Dawn. You’re both so wonderful! –Gerri   Continue Reading

Artful Moxie Radio Show

One of the best things about technology is that it makes the world smaller. In my little corner of the world today I had fun interviewing two fabulous authors as the guest host on the Artful Moxie radio show. Gina Robinson, author of the fun and sexy romantic suspense The Spy Who Left Me, and… Continue Reading

New York: Where Art Meets Fashion

When I was in New York a few weeks ago, I walked everywhere! One of my favorite walking spots was along 5th Avenue where I could window shop day or night. One store’s window displays were both entertaining and artistic. This window was a nod to the in-town museums. It reminded me of the Mona… Continue Reading

New York: Bright lights, Big Stories

The Romance Writers of America Conference started today with a great keynote by New York Times bestsellers Steve Berry, Diana Gabaldon, and Tess Gerritson. They shared their experiences with publishing, offered insight into their daily lives, and offered tips for authors. The three of them were entertaining and hopeful about the changing face of the… Continue Reading