My family and I moved to Isle of Palms, South Carolina nearly twenty years ago for my husband’s job. We had been vacationing on the island for years, so what a thrill it was–especially for my three young children–to live at the beach. Fate brought us here. After my move, my way of storytelling transformed. No…

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In just a month, I hit road the for a coast-to-coast book tour to celebrate the June 20th release of BEACH HOUSE FOR RENT. Book tour is a favorite time of year for me because I get to meet all of you and hear your stories! I treasure our interactions and your support. One question readers…

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Summer’s coming! That means migrating shorebirds, such as willets and red knots, plovers and sandpipers, are returning to the shores of my beloved beach, the Isle of Palms.  And this year, their arrival also signals the arrival of my new novel, BEACH HOUSE FOR RENT. This is the final book of my Beach House Series,…

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I feel like a bride again … more than forty years after my own wedding. Here we are–Markus, a dashing groom, and I, a blushing twenty-year-old bride–at our wedding at a beautiful farm, beginning the rest of our lives … together. Now some 40 years later he’s retired and for the first time we’re traveling together–not a…

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I’m on the road… beginning the first leg of a 28-city book tour promoting my new novel, A LOWCOUNTRY WEDDING, available nationwide tomorrow, May 3rd. I’ve been counting down with my fans for this big day! And if you follow me on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, you know I’ve been celebrating with fun, weekly giveaways on…

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