Archive for June 8th, 2010

On her first night in Chicago, Cali McGovern meets seriously sexy surgeon Jake Tyler. Since she’s still sore after her last relationship, her head’s yelling Run—but her body’s screaming for his touch…. For the first time ever, her head gets overruled!

Jake isn’t looking for a wife—been there, done that. But his hot new neighbor is in town just long enough for a wild fling…perfect! Yet when the time’s up, he can’t say goodbye. Is that just because of their sizzling chemistry—or something a whole lot scarier?


Thank you so much for having me over to RR@H Novel Thoughts & Book Talk. My Harlequin debut novel is available this week, so I thought it might be fun to share a bit about the wild ride that’s finally brought WILD FLING OR A WEDDING RING? to a bookstore near you.

It all started back in ’08 when my critique partner suggested I check out the INSTANT SEDUCTION contest they were running over at the Iheartpresents site. They were taking a first chapter and synopsis and the actual line editors were judging the submissions. It was an opportunity not to be missed. So I got to work on a couple ideas, polished them to a high shine and sent them in. Then I started working on the story idea I thought had the most promise, hoping like crazy they’d be interested enough to ask to see more. When the results were announced, I was not among the winners. It was disappointing, but the story I was writing just clicked for me, so I kept working on it. Around 25K in (about halfway done), I got this letter…from Harlequin…requesting the full manuscript for my entry.

My other entry, the one I had NOT been working on! (more…)

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