Saturday, January 26, 2008

Borders Books Signing in Boulder

I had a great time today, signing books at Borders Books in Boulder. I sold a lot of books and met someone who said she was my biggest fan. (Wish I would've gotten her photo! ) Thanks to everyone who came over to support me! I really appreciate you. Wow, what a day.

Monday, January 21, 2008

THE VAMPIRE SHRINK book giveaway!! is giving away a copy of my book today! You can enter the drawing by going here:

Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Research: Cover Question

Informal Research: If you saw this cover on a book in a store, what kind of book (without reading the blurb) would you think it was? Please leave a comment.
January 10: Thanks to everyone who left a comment or who emailed me. Much appreciated!

Monday, January 07, 2008

Book Signing, Preditors & Editors Readers Poll and Email Workshop

I'll be doing a joint book signing with Carrie Vaughn, author of the Kitty the werewolf books this Sunday, January 13 at 3 p.m., Denver Book Mall (32 Broaday, Denver, CO).

Stop by if you're in the neighborhood!

Also, THE VAMPIRE SHRINK has been nominated in several categories in the Preditors & Editors Readers Poll. If you'd like to vote for me, you can find my book in these categories:

Novel, Romance
Novel, Sci Fi/Fantasy
Novel, All Other
Book Cover Art
and "Undead in the City," (written as Hera St. Aubyn) is nominated under Novel, erotic.

Thanks so much for your support!

And, if you'd like to explore your inner world, transform your patterns and deepen your storytelling skills, you might consider enrolling in my email workshop. It's called, Healing Through Writing: Becoming a Main Character in Your Own Life. You can find details on my therapeutic website:

Tuesday, January 01, 2008

Inspirational & Motivational Quotes for 2008

Here are some motivational/inspirational quotes. Do you have any to share?

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

There are two types of people in this world, good and bad. The good sleep better, but the bad seem to enjoy the waking hours much more.
Woody Allen

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Helen Keller

Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you're alive, it isn't.
Richard Bach

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Napoleon Hill

Opportunity dances with those who are already on the dance floor.
H. Jackson Brown Jr.

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Albert Einstein

You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined.
Henry David Thoreau

You are never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Richard Bach

Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Eleanor Roosevelt

If you're going to be thinking, you may as well think big.
Donald Trump

Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow.
Norman Vincent Peale

Enthusiasm is a volcano on whose top never grows the grass of hesitation.
Kahlil Gibran

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau

The tragedy of life doesn't lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach.
Benjamin Mays

The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

Believe nothing. No matter where you read it, or who said it, even if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.

Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Albert Einstein

All that we are is a result of what we have thought.

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls.
Joseph Campbell

Whether you think you can or you can't, either way you are right.
Henry Ford

Creative people are committed to risk. The creative person always walks two steps into the darkness. Everyone can see in the light . . . the real heroes delve in the dark.
Albert Einstein