When did you first fall in love with romance as a genre?  The first time I read Shanna by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss in the late 1970s.

Who are some of your authorly inspirations? Nora Roberts, Linda Howard, Judith McNaught, and so many more!

Fill in the blank: romance is what makes being in love beautiful.

Tell us about your newest book?  Seized in Seduction is book #2 in the Protector Series and features characters introduced in my Granger Series and book #1 of the Protector Series, Forged in Desire.  


From the moment his eyes meet hers across the crime-scene tape, ex-con turned bodyguard Quasar Patterson is intrigued when he first sees Dr. Randi Fuller, the renowned psychic investigator who occasionally works with law enforcement to solve crime.  Although she can detect danger for others, she cannot detect it if she becomes the target.  Quasar intends to become her protector, whether she wants one or not.  Especially when her latest assignment involves dangerous gang members intent on revenge.Randi’s psychic gift lets her know that Quasar is her soulmate and their lives are destined to be entwined. When her life is threatened, Quasar puts his own life on the line to keep her safe and she becomes the calm after a turbulent storm he faces in his life.

What’s your all-time favourite fictional love story (it doesn’t need to be a book!)? Shanna by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

What are you reading now? Last book I read was Under Pressure by Lori Foster.

What are some common misconceptions people have about romance readers or writers? That they don’t know fact from fiction.

Describe your dream date (and your dream date partner). A weekend in Vegas with my husband.

Speaking of dates, if you could choose anyone, living or dead to have a coffee with, who would you choose?  My husband, Gerald Jackson Sr.