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:

Coming Soon: The Title Reveal!

The Wait is Over A surprising number of friends and fans regularly ask me how the new book is coming along, what it’s about, and if I’ve decided on a title. I’m pleased to say it’s taking shape, ready for Continue reading Coming Soon: The Title Reveal!

New Event in September

I just added a new event in September, the Garden Spot Market Annual Author Event in Brownsdale MN ( northeast of Austin MN). It’s an outdoor farmer’s market (weather permitting–otherwise indoors). The regular vendors include those selling fresh produce and Continue reading New Event in September

Decision Time For a Book Title

DECISION TIME FOR A BOOK TITLE Greetings, loyal fans, and readers. It’s decision time for a book title for my next book and I’d love to get input from you. Below is the link to a survey with ten (10) possible book Continue reading Decision Time For a Book Title

Busy August

As usual, I’ll have a busy August with several book events plus two golf tournaments and a visit with friends up in NW Minnesota. I hope to see you at one of these upcoming events. Book Events THU, August 5, Continue reading Busy August