Folks like to call me the author of “medical hope opera”-- I couldn’t be more pleased. Long (and colorful) years as an ER nurse convinced me that love, laughter and faith are the very best medicines. And that’s exactly what I offer in my Mercy Hospital and Grace Medical series: unforgettable characters, adrenalin-infused action, humor, heartwarming romance, and an encouraging message of hope. In these challenging times, just what the doctor ordered. So grab a cup of cyber-coffee and take your time browsing: read my bio (nurse to trauma victim to inspirational author) and check out the free first chapters, reviews and extras.
LATEST BLOG ENTRIES03/01/2014 07:28 AM: LIFE SUPPORT Release Party & Book Giveaway!
Though Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Christianbook and several other sites have already "scooped" the date by a week or more, today March 1st marks the official release of my newest medical novel, LIFE SUPPORT. Nurse Lauren Barclay puts life on hold to keep a watchful eye on her troubled sister. It’s why she’s back in Houston. But that means confronting the brooding Physician Assistant who caused... read more
12/19/2013 05:22 PM: Sugar & Spice, and Everything . . . Nuts
A week before Christmas, and I'm crossing off lists, thumbing through recipes, and decorating everything that stands still. Inside: And outside, too: When I was climbing the ladder to hang these oversize ornaments on our bare crepe myrtle tree, a (very wise) neighbor called out, "Be careful up there!"--probably heard the rumor about my acorn-ankle incident. Sigh. Infamous. ... read more
“ . . . medical scenes that ring with authenticity and drama, while giving us a glimpse into the lives and hearts of the people behind the stethoscope . . .”
--Richard L. Mabry, MD, the Prescription for Trouble series
“ . . . adrenaline high, ripped from today’s headlines, with enough romantic tension to spike your pulse.”
--Julie Lessman, award winning author of the Daughters of Boston series
“ . . . an infusion of hope . . . read it and repeat dosage as necessary!”
--Mocha with Linda reviews