Tag Archives: Song of Seduction

Which Came First?


Greta Zwieg forges masterpieces. With her copies on their walls and the original paintings safely hidden, the noble families of Austria can rest assured their treasures will survive Napoleon’s advances. But now Greta’s uncle is changing the rules, selling her counterfeits as originals. Greta abhors the deceit. Anxious for her family’s safety in a perilous […]

Loving a Music Man


One of my favorite parts of bringing SONG OF SEDUCTION to life was writing scenes that involved music. I find male musicians incredibly sexy as they pour their passion into every note. Capturing that larger-than-life wonder was an incredible challenge! But rather than rattle on about craft, I thought I’d keep it simple and share […]

Austria? Yes, Austria!


I never meant to make it so difficult on myself. Honest. I never sat down at my trusty keyboard and thought, “Where can I set SONG OF SEDUCTION so as to create the most angst for me when trying to find it a good home?” No, I was inspired. But silly me, I was less […]

Thirty-Seven Years


Not only is today Cinco de Mayo, when most Americans converge on bars to drink Coronas and tequila without really knowing why, it’s also my parents’ thirty-seven year wedding anniversary. The inspiration of real-life love affairs cannot be underestimated. After all without such wonderful true stories, the process of convincing readers of our fictional happily-ever-afters […]