• Z's Personal Blog Post

    50 Years Old: Life, Live, Love Lesson #2

    Something I’ve learned by looking at previous boyfriends from then to now–there’s no better version of him, FOR ME, that has risen out of our ashes after we broke up or cut ties. I’m here to tell you in all cases of my exes 20, 10, 30 or 5 years later leaving them has been the best decision I’ve ever made. So listen… Recall what I said in Life, Live, Love Lesson #1 about taking ownership. Fifty years of life and taking ownership has finally become very easy for me to do these days. So… My exes had me. And I had them. And we chose each other for however…

  • Z's Personal Blog Post

    50 Years Old: Life, Live, Love Lesson #1

    This year I turned fifty. I’m one of those secretive people who worry about keeping personal information private because there’s always someone out there ready to exploit that information, but today I’m getting over my fear and just saying it, I’m fifty. I was thinking earlier about all of my friends that I’ve known throughout the years and because of Facebook, I’m able to see where life has taken them. Some of the women that I entered the military with at such a young age had retired with high ranks and have proven themselves to be fit soldiers and great leaders. So interesting though, all of my girlfriends from those…

  • MY Work

    What Is Porn?

    So I’ve been writing romance for a while now–gosh going on seven years–and one thing I’ve heard continuously is readers calling sex in my books and others porn. Now, I don’t know about others,┬ábecause a LOT of those books are porn but no for the reasons believed, but I do know about my stories. So what’s porn? I truly never knew the answer to this question until I forced myself to sit through a couple of videos/DVD’s. Also, I got to know a few porn addicts as well. So here’s the short of what I learned–porn is about POWER. Period. Not about intimacy or pleasure but POWER. In a man’s…

  • MY Work

    Parched, Book 7 Updates Here…

    So here is where I’ll be keeping a running update on Book 7 of the Parched series: As of 4/13/2013 While I was sleeping, Vanquish finally made it to the B&N storefront! Here’s the link! Vanquish, Parched book 7 on B&N Nook! And Kobo! Vanquish, Parched book 7 on Kobo! As of 4/11/2013 Tick-tock.. The time draweth nigh ­čÖé As of 4/10/2013 Thanks to my editors for doing a fantastic job! I predict Vanquish will be released on Friday! I you absolutely can’t wait for it to filter down to the retail outlets, then it will be available immediately on Smashwords. I’ll send an email to those who are signed…