January 2018

I’ll be one of the spotlight authors interviewed in The Big Thrill magazine! Dare I say I’m thrilled?



January 5, 2018

Join me at The Writing Train as I explain why authors must know how to plot a crime before they can write about one.

The Writing Train


January 8, 2018

Interested in short stories? Join me as I discuss short story writing on Cozy in Miami as part of an ongoing interview series of authors who contributed to Happy Homicides 6: Cookin’ up Crime.



January 9, 2018

What did I hope to accomplish in the opening chapter of Beached? Find out at The First Two Pages.



January 10, 2018




It’s launch day for Beached!!! Help celebrate the release of the 2nd Mer Cavallo Mystery.





January 12, 2018

Scandals. Strong Women. Second Chances. Sounds like the perfect blog to share a bit about Mer Cavallo! Find out which of Lori L. Robinett’s questions stumped me…



January 13, 2018

Hang out with Mer when she guests on A Day in the Keys with Dr. Mer Cavallo on Dru’s Book Musings.



January 15, 2018

I’m happy to visit Judy Penz Sheluk at her blog, One Writer’s Journey, where Beached is spotlighted on New Release Monday.



January 24, 2018

Grab your favorite beverage and join me at Ally Shields’ Coffee Chat. Who knows what I’ll disclose before my first cup!




  • November 30, 2017   Author Interview at Mystery Thriller Week! Find out how a degree in Medieval Studies helps me write fiction.
  • October 25, 2017  Best-selling author Jenny Milchman interviews me and other law enforcement officers on Mystery Suspense Radio.
  • October 20, 2017   Release date for Happy Homicides 6: Cookin’ up Crime! My story “F is for Fruitcake” is one of fourteen stories by award-winning and bestselling authors!
  • October 19-22, 2017  Presenter at the the Florida Writers Association 2017 Conference:–“What a Character! The hero and villains of our stories.”Dredging Up Your Dark Side (Panel). Mystery Writing: It Starts with a Crime, and Criminal Minds: It’s Complicated.
  • July 10, 2017  Author interview at Laurie Sterbens’ Blog Good Food with a Slice of Killer Fiction. Find out why every steak needs salsa!
  • July 5, 2017  Author interview–find out what I don’t list on my official bio at Ally Shield’s Coffee Chat!
  • May 14, 2017  Author interview on Elena Hartwell’s Blog Arc of a Writer. Find out how a career in law enforcement prepared me for writing an amateur sleuth!
  • April 27-30, 2017  Malice Domestic: New Author Breakfast, Ghostly Murder panel, author signing, and more!
  • April 25, 2107  Book launch! BUSTED: Arresting Stories from the Beat, an anthology that includes my short story “Thicker than Water.”
  • February 24, 2017 Author interview at Mysteristas
  • February 15, 2017 Crime Prevention: Staying Safe Online at Killer Crafts and Crafty Killers
  • February 12, 2017 Author interview on author T.C. LoTempio’s blog
  • January 31, 2017  It Isn’t What You Know, But What You Omit That Matters on Femmes Fatales
  • January 16, 2017  New Release Monday on One Writer’s Journey
  • January 14, 2017  New Release Spotlight at Ally Shields Blog
  • January 12, 2017  How to while away time in the Florida Keys on Killer Crafts and Crafty Killers
  • January 11, 2017  A Day in the Keys with Mer Cavallo at Dru’s Book Musings
  • January 11, 2017  Author interview at Writers Who Kill
  • January 10, 2017  Featured author and book at NewInBooks
  • January 10, 2017  Adrift Release date!
  • December 1, 2016  “Sleighed” published by Mystery Weekly Magazine.