In this section, you’ll find fascinating behind-the-scenes extras for all the books in every one of my series: Aloha Shifters, The Wolves of Twin Moon Ranch, Blue Moon Saloon, Shifters in Vegas, and the Serendipity Adventure series, as well as Veiled Fantasies and other titles in my travel romance series. That includes notes on the inspiration for stories & characters, scenes that changed between the first draft and final manuscript, and a list of my favorite scenes for each story. There are also fun extras like puzzles, recipes, family trees, and other exclusive material I’m sure you’ll enjoy. Newest posts appear on the top, and earlier ones deeper down. So please come along, explore, and enjoy!
Bear shifter meets bride on the run - in Waikiki! Did you wonder how I got the inspiration for Book 2 of my new PEARLS OF DESIRE series? Well, read on for all the inside info on this exciting new release.
Note: you can also read my post on Behind the Scenes of the Pearls of Desire series for more background on the inspiration for the series as a whole.
So how exactly did Aloha Shifters: Pearls of Desire develop? In many ways, Pearls of Desire is a natural outgrowth of the original “Aloha” series, Jewels of the Heart. I adore the family of shifters at Koa Point, and I wanted to let them live their happily-ever-afters while letting a whole new corps of deserving heroes discover of the magic of Maui. So come along and read all about the inspiration for the characters, pearls, and setting here!
Originally, I intended to write 5 books in the Aloha Shifters: Jewels of the Heart series. But so many readers wanted to hear Ella’s story, I just had to fit it in. And a good thing, too, because I needed just the right hero to discover and wield the Keystone, making sure the shifters of Koa Point complete the full collection of Spirit Stones. So how exactly did the story and characters of Lure of the Fox come about? Read on to find out!
Silas’s story was a long time in the making - five books long, in fact! Find out how the story & characters of Love of the Dragon evolved over time to take their rightful places in the saga of this series!
Peek behind the scenes of Lure of the Tiger and discover how a grouchy tiger and a sunny surfer girl turn out to be perfect for each other. You’ll hear about character inspiration, how the story developed, my favorite scenes, and more!
Lure of the Wolf was one of those stories that just flowed, almost telling itself. I felt more like a scribe taking dictation than an author at times! However, it did take a while to set up the foundation of the story in the first place. Find out about the inspiration and look behind the scenes of Lure of the Wolf here!