Thank You Mankato

Event Recap I spent an enjoyable weekend working at the GSR Fine Art Festival in Mankato. Thank you, Mankato for coming out to show your appreciation for art and literature. This is one of my favorite events of the year Continue reading Thank You Mankato

NEXT EVENT IS A BIGGIE

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REMINDER My next event is a biggie–The 2021 GSR Fine Art Festival in Mankato MN. Dozens of artists along with at least SEVEN authors will be selling their work the weekend after Thanksgiving. This is a great chance to buy Continue reading NEXT EVENT IS A BIGGIE

Revisions are Done. Time to Celebrate

A Writing Milestone Reached I’m pleased to announce my revisions are done on Dangerous Straits. That means it’s time to CELEBRATE! 😛  The release date for Dangerous Straits draws ever closer. I wish I could tell you exactly when, but Continue reading Revisions are Done. Time to Celebrate

Event cancellation

Thanks to a cold that won’t go away, I’m forced to cancel my Meet the Author appearance on Thursday, Oct. 21 at the Steeple Center in Rosemount MN. Sorry for the inconvenience to those who were planning to attend. Please Continue reading Event cancellation

Upcoming Meet the Author

I hope to see you all at my upcoming Meet the Author event at the Staple Center in Rosemount. The building is directly adjacent to the Rosemount branch of the Dakota County Library. It’ll be an informal author chat where Continue reading Upcoming Meet the Author

NEW COVER REVEAL

Dangerous Straits print cover

Nothing else to say but “Here’s my new cover reveal for the third Matt Lanier mystery-thriller, Dangerous Straits.” Back cover blurb (in progress) Matt Lanier used to be a world-class musician. Now he’s a homeless fugitive suffering from PTSD and Continue reading NEW COVER REVEAL

Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel

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I’m excited to be included in this Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel discussion this Saturday. All of us are members of the Twin Cities chapter of Sisters in Crime and have written short stories for one or more crime Continue reading Deep Valley Book Festival Authors Panel

Fall Book Festivals

Megan at 6 months

Fall is in full swing in Minnesota That means it’s the season for two of my favorite fall book festivals. First up is the Deep Valley Book Festival in Mankato. Here’s the info: SAT, Oct. 2, 9:30 am- 3:00 pm. Deep Continue reading Fall Book Festivals

Rested Refreshed and Exhausted

Vacation Report I just returned from what I call vacation but others would call masochistic torture. A five-night solo canoe trip in the BWCAW. That’s why I’m rested, refreshed, and exhausted. 😉 It’s a difficult way to relax. But for Continue reading Rested Refreshed and Exhausted

And the Winner Is:

DANGEROUS STRAITS Thanks to all who voted in last month’s opinion survey regarding the new title. The large number of responses (nearly 50) really helped me decide. Some of you may be disappointed that your favorite wasn’t the winner. I Continue reading And the Winner Is: