Congratulations!! Good news all round.

We’re getting ready to head to the UK for a four week visit to family and friends – and for a very special wedding – so it’s time to announce the winner of the sunrise canvas giveaway. Congratulations to Justine Porter!! The painting will be heading her way shortly and I hope she enjoys it! Continue reading


What’s not to love about a sunrise?

You know how much I love taking photos of sunsets and sunrises. (Capt G believes I may be a tad obsessed… he may have a point…) And many of you are kind enough to say I should do a coffee table book – which I may do for Christmas giveaways – but I thought I’d Continue reading


The healing power of stories

Have you ever felt like curling into a ball and hiding in the corner because life’s just run you down? Have you reached for a book instead of giving in to that urge because you know a story will take you away to a mystical place where life delivers rainbows and love, heartache and happiness, Continue reading


Congratulations!!

  Thank you so much to everyone who posted photos of themselves reading RETURN TO ROSEGLEN on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, tagged their friends, liked my page, signed up for my newsletter and blog, sent me emails, messages and texts, and posted reviews online at Amazon, Goodreads and iBooks. This writing life it a whole Continue reading


Experimenting at The LABoratory

  Having a book event in a ladies’ fashion shop was a little out of left field, but it was fun! Thanks to Alli Sinclair for joining me on my crazy adventure! Grab a copy of her latest release, BURNING FIELDS! Thanks to Kaz and the ladies at The LABoratory, Pakington St, Geelong, for welcoming us Continue reading


5 Book Prize Pack Giveaway!

    As many of you already know I’m going on tour with Barbara Hannay and Christine Wells from 30th July – 11th August as part of the Love Between the Pages National Tour. I’ve been reading these five wonderful books by the other authors and love them all, but as there’s no room onboard RooBinEsque Continue reading


When the land is in your bones…

Whilst RETURN TO ROSEGLEN isn’t strictly a romance, Ivy and her girls have known love and lost love. And, as we all know, love comes in many forms. Set amongst the dust and heat of north western Queensland love for the country is an important part of the story. The landscape holds a different pull Continue reading


Return to Roseglen

It’s a big weekend aboard RooBinEsque! Ivy and her girls are out and about in bookstores everywhere, including Big W, and all online e-book retailers. It’s always a special thrill to see it lined up on a shelf amongst books I love and authors who are friends. I’m grateful to all the readers who’ve waited Continue reading


Thank you!

“There is love, anger, hatred and feelings of powerlessness within this story just as there is in life and for me it ticked all the boxes for a very good read.” Wendy Lipke -Queensland Reviewers Collective. All the conventional wisdom says ‘don’t read reviews about your own stories’. How wise… How stoic… How impossible… I don’t Continue reading