The Trouble With Sunday Dinner

Sunday afternoons were reserved for my parents, and that wasn’t an expectation — it was a requirement. Unless you were out of town or incapacitated, you’d better have your ass at the table when Pamela Martin pulled that cast iron skillet of cornbread out of the oven. On the earlier end of my twenties, I’d…

The Trouble With Late Phone Calls

“You’re not gonna say no.” “No.” He chuckled. “Okay, so it’s opposite day then? Aiight, well, I won’t be there in a few minutes.” “You can’t come here,” I said quickly, sitting up. “And besides, you don’t even know where I live.” “You don’t know what I know,” he countered. “What, you got wack-ass Kieran…

The Trouble With Your Sister’s Friend

“Wait, my bad. I didn’t mean to…” I let that apology trail away, as Bianca headed for the front of the apartment without even glancing my way, or acknowledging that I’d said anything else. Shooting me a scowl, Raisa rose from her seat on the couch to intercept Bianca’s path to the door. “Wait a…

The Trouble With Lies

“What is your issue?!” He shook his head, tossing his hands up in the air. “I don’t have one. Your issue is that you want me. That’s why I bother you so much. Live a little, Bianca. Let yourself have me,” he chuckled, sauntering up to me from down the hall. “You are so full…

A Spring Affair from Te Russ

Though they’ve yet to meet face to face, Maya has had a secret crush on Xavier, the man who owns a wine café that the winery she works for distributes to. But being that Xavier is involved, she’d never reveal her feelings. Xavier’s previous relationship has left him wrung out emotionally. Needing to get away…

New Release – Haunted

available now on Amazon Within the bounds of complacency, there exists a boring, beautiful sort of peace, and Khalida has found it. Welcomes it, in fact. A nice, comfortable life, with a great job, a good, albeit on and off again boyfriend, a great relationship with her younger sister… She has nothing to complain about.…

Color Matters

I’m writing from the treadmill this morning, and the intention is to keep this quick, but we’ll see. What I’m about to express only applies to ME. My views, my opinion, all of that. Anyway. There’s this “thing” when it comes to romance, that I’ve seen many of my fellow authors say: “the color of…

Randomish

It’s been a while 😉 Zoe is fast approaching 2.5, so we’ve decided it’s time to get very serious about potty training. We’ve been taping her into her diapers at night to keep her from taking it off and using the floor in her room as a bathroom. We think she’s showing some good signs…