Writing my time away

I manage to finished my latest novel Eye of the Throne and passed it on to my editors. What do I do in the meantime? Write short stories. Be sure to sign up for my latest newsletter and you will receive a free short story.


Now on Preorder for 99 cents. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B085Q21VT1


Smashword ebook sale On Sale until May 31st.

Why not get the 3-ebook sets with just one download? Only $1.33 each! Domino Sagas – https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/745101 Star Travelers – https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/919567 Blackhawk Files – https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/798194 Urban Fantasies – https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/915635

Science Fiction and Urban Fantasy


Four days left for the Author’s Give Back Sale

All of my books are 60% off or more and a few are FREE! Genre: Science Fiction – Urban Fantasy – Travel Mystery. Full length enovels and short stories on Smashwords.


Mystery Along the Italian Coast now is 60% off

I wrote this second book in my travel mystery about my second trip to Europe. We took the cruise ship in April so it was a little colder than the last trip. Sailing was smooth and the knowledge the tour guides was exceptional. I hope you enjoy this cozy adventure. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/998892

Rosetta and her daughter take another trip to Europe after setting up their detective agency. Enjoying their tour, they discover their case takes a surprising turn in Italy, when a murder suspect crosses her path.


The Takers is 60% off at Smashwords

Another saga in the Domino series that takes you into Detective Blackhawk’s world. His curiosity over does it when he decides to go undercover. He’s kidnapped and sent to Mars. As his wife and friend travel across the face of Mars over distinct landmarks, looking for their friend. This is a drama about perseverance and friendship. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/914218

A researcher in Washington D.C. discovers a discrepancy and then the murders began. Alex Blackhawk decides to go undercover when a man is found dead on a returning cargo ship from Mars. While his friend at the base station hunts for him, Jan takes the next shuttle toward the red planet.


Mystery Along the Danube is 60% off!

This first in my travel mystery series was a fun book to write. I actually got to go on this trip. Many of the sights in this book I experienced. On one of my tours I met a lady who told me her name was Rosetta. I loved her name. She was stocky and tall but looked like she could take care of herself. She became my inspiration for my main character. How I come to give my MC the last name of Blessing, I don’t know. She and her daughter took the same venue as I did but with more complications. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/916585

Rosetta and her daughter take a trip on a riverboat though Europe. Between notes, a diary, and a key left by mysterious men, her daughter is kidnapped along the Danube.


Fatal Error now 60% off!

It seems most of my villains in my mysteries are men. With this book and the experience I had, I decided to make my protagonists in Fatal Error, women. All it takes is one mistake and others suffer. From using insecticide to poison that looks like powdered food, this story begins with the accident and the cover-ups. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/729404

A terrorist is destroying android units in the 25th century. Humans make mistakes. A woman leaves an incriminating letter her mother wrote at the Tucson Police Station. One android is compelled to follow the three laws of robotics and helps the detective solve the crime. This is a tale of truth revealed and how death by an innocent can escalate into murder.


Deflection – 60 % off

A detective, who tracts his suspect to Mars, meets one of the aliens for the first time. In his younger years, he discovers a magical amulet with a secret past. During his investigation, a beautiful woman enters his life related to a person of interest. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/568714

After placing her in a safe house, he and his partner has to stop Earth’s destruction from a dormant satellite. Don’t pass up this exciting tale in the first book of the Blackhawk files, second book in the Domino Sagas.


A Witch Comes A Haunting now 30% Off at Smashwords!

In this story, I put Susan Edwards to the test of saving her town. In The Pottery Sale, she and Hobnobby trapped the witch into a mirror. After their broke the mirror, they thought they were done with the mistress of evil. Soon the witch found a way to escape into this small town in southern Idaho. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/947030

When the witch escapes, Susan has to devise a plan to rid her small town once and for all of this evil. Odd things and mysterious deaths occur in this small Idaho town. Susan has to encourage the whole town to help her.


Found & Return now 60% off!

When I finished my first science fiction book, I realized I had left something unanswered. Since my alien characters were looking for their long lost brethren, I wrote Found, The Lost Ones. Little did my characters know they would find them living in an awful state. Even when the story is resolved, I had to bring my humans back home. That’s when I wrote the next book, Return, There’s Never An Easy Way. Battles ensue between starships and two in hand-to-hand combat. Who will win? Who will lose? Don’t miss the exciting conclusion in this sci-fi conflict. Found: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/582547

 The first humans to travel into deep space with the aliens in their quest of discovery. Here the social rules differ from their own. Robert and his alien crew are kidnapped by a ruthless Emperor and accused of Murder.

Return: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/632188 They have to endure stops along the way at the alien base station and another humanoid solar system. Verdock, the ex-ruler, confined for his crimes on Arret, escapes and kidnaps his obsession. With his loyal followers, he steals one of the space crafts and gives chase after the ship.


Eye of the Matrix – 60% Off!

Nathan, now fifteen years old, knows how to fly a spacecraft. He grew up on Mars and trained for the operation of a star ship. He and his friends travel for three years to the alien planet of Arret. Discover how his life will change as he grows into a young man. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/834886

Nathan and his friends copy an ancient stone map not realizing someone else would kill for it. When he and his friends travel across space to a distant alien planet, someone they know is murdered. Now, can Nathan trust his best friend? What is the Eye of the Matrix?


Desert Shock is 60% off

Since I winter in the southwest, I had a feel where my character lives. I chose Tuba City, Arizona just because of his heritage. I have great admiration for the Navajo and what they have been through. Detective Alex Blackhawk has three more cases leading to the White House. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01LZ43IQU

The shock the Tucson police find in the desert is nothing compared to the shock Mother Nature dishes out. In this second Detective Alex Blackhawk murder case in the 25th century, someone prevents him from exposing the truth in this disturbing murder thriller. ” I loved the twists and turns, loved the characters, and the overall story was satisfying in the end.” -E.M.


The Pottery Sale 60% off!

My sister is a potter. When I visited her workshop, I watched how people made their bowls and dishes. She explained to me about the vats of glazes, the kiln, and the curing process for the ceramics created. This gave me the incentive to introduce my character to this hobby and the ordeal of discovering a fantasy world in a small town. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/685923

Fantasy, murder, terror, and magic takes over this small Idaho town. After Susan joins a pottery class, the experienced potter dies. Local thieves use the warehouse next door to store their loot. Her friend solicits her help to rid the mythical land of an evil witch and the town’s local drug lord. When another potter shows up dead, Susan races for her life between criminals and a killer until her friend pulls her into his world.


Crossroads now 60% off!

There’s an undeniable truth that we as humans cannot live for a long period of time on Mars or the Moon due to the radiation. I worked this into my story by bringing my characters back to Earth. Here you learn their backgrounds, their families, and how our attitudes will never change in the future. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01E9N6FPW

When Alice and Mike return to Earth from Mars, she receives a disturbing communique from her cousin. Mike presents her with a surprise as her cat finds his own mischief. When Alice and Mike announce their big occasion, someone in the family demands retribution for a past event.

Frederick, the cat, just may save the day.

Where Did They Go?

This was my first nanowrimo book that has spurred to four in the Urban Fantasy series. I don’t know what made me write this story of a life different than my own. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B019S493BU

Susan was devastated when her husband died in a car accident. Friends and family cannot fill the void left in her heart from his passing. Follow Susan as she unravels this tale of mystery and murder. After discovering small items disappearing around her home, She finds herself laying on the ground in a another world. Each person she encounters helps her with lost memories.

Where Did They Go Book Cover

Similar But Not the Same – Saga 1

This ebook is now 50% off the regular price at Books2Read and Smashwords. SW has the mobi format for your kindle. Books2Read gives you access to B&N nook, Apple, kobo, and many others.

Contact with aliens was the last thing on Alice’s mind when she heads for Mars with her cat. Can she be close to the new man in her life? When an accident occurs, she is trapped with an alien. Mars is a dangerous place where accidents and murder happen.



SW – Author Give Back Sale

All of my ebooks are FREE or 30-60% Off! at Smashwords during their Authors Give Back Sale March 20 – April 20, 2020. All of the single short stories are free during this 30 day sale. Download yours now!  https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/ANation

Today’s showcase will be The Cruise the third enovel in my Urban Fantasy series. Susan and her neighbors go on a cruise to Hawaii. All she wants to do is relax and read a good book. But soon her wonderful vacation in Hawaii turns into a horrible nightmare. Now price reduced until April 20th. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/756807


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Blackfoot Downtown Fair

I will be selling my books tomorrow, June 27th, downtown on Broadway Street in Blackfoot, Idaho 4:00pm to 9:00pm. Now’s the chance to get my books less than the price shown on Amazon, and hear about my latest one that will be released this fall. I’ll also have embroidered items, tie dye tshirts, and hats. This is a part of the Blackfoot Pride Days. Come downtown and have some fun!


Broadway Street Fair – Blackfoot, Idaho

The last of the street fair will be held this coming Saturday, August 18th downtown Blackfoot, Idaho. My books are 15-20% off the Amazon price. I also have Short Reads with short stories related and not related to my novels for $5. Lots of tiedye tshirts and totes are on sale as well.



Broadway Street Fair – Blackfoot, Idaho

August 11th from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Again on August 18th. 351A2C28-0FCB-47C0-AF2E-364938653486Hope I see you there.


My Books at the Air Field


The airshow will be February 24th.  I will have my authored books 30% Off! Last chance of the season before I head north. If you want me to reserve a copy for you, please message me. Located outside of Yuma, Arizona at:  Hwy 95 and Rifle Range Road  at N32d 42′ 27.59″ by W114d 25′ 27.59″





Smashwords Sale going on Now!

I have all 10 of my ebooks on sale this week 25-75% off! Don’t miss out! Please leave a review after you have read them, Thanks.10books

Book Release Day

The Eye of the Throne will release on July 31, 2020. You can now order this book for only 99 cents. For over 101K words, this is a great deal. After the 31st, the price shall raise.

Nathan and his friends set off across the galaxy little realizing someone is targeted for murder. After several accidents on board the ship, they land in the alien’s world. 

Smashwords Summer Sale!

Still looking for great buys? From July 1-31, 2020, look for deep discounts, 25-75% off and some are free on my site in Smashwords. I write science fiction, urban fantasy, and travel mysteries.

💥 FREE to All 💥

💥 FREE to All 💥
June 26 through June 27, 2020
Pick up this Free novella about arranged marriages in the 15th century. Katheryn loves another but her father, the count, has arranged for her to marry within her station. He shows her the Jewel of the Danube and what it represents. One day his friend, a Viceroy, show up to ask for Katheryn’s hand in marriage. When her father falls to his death, she has a choice to make. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07SM42FZG

99 cents for each first in series

Now at Books2Read. Sale ends June 13, 2020. Similar & Matrix are science fiction, Where is urban fantasy, and Danube is a Travel mystery.

Similar: https://www.books2read.com/u/mgZj73
Where: https://books2read.com/b/b6VYxb
Matrix: https://books2read.com/u/3G9xpL
Danube: https://books2read.com/u/3LGwgJ

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