Rainy Moving Day

There’s an Italian saying about rain on one’s wedding day being lucky. But when I awoke way late this morning, with my boxes still unpacked, and heard the unmistakable sound of Houston rain outside, then looked at the forecast, I didn’t feel like this would be a lucky day at all. I was wrong. ThereContinue reading “Rainy Moving Day”

All I Want for Christmas

All I want for Christmas is to get my Kickstarter funded. But what’s more important is that that’s also all I want for Small Business Saturday! I’m getting so close, with only 3 days to go! Don’t think small contributions won’t make a difference! Each paperback sold through the Kickstarter makes me happier than IContinue reading “All I Want for Christmas”

Time to Up the Ante

I woke up to a new pledge on my Kickstarter campaign. The backer reward chosen was a letter from Marie, Aimée’s sidekick whose murder she tries to outrun. I love that so many people picked that particular reward. It’s one of my favorite ones, especially as the whole book is written from Aimée’s perspective andContinue reading “Time to Up the Ante”

Getting Ready for Small Business Saturday

Today’s painting is a bit of a secret. I decided not to share sneak peeks at my Paris paintings until they’re ready to view in the new gallery. But what I am ready to share is that I’m getting ready for Small Business Saturday and Artist Sunday at my old place in the Galleria, andContinue reading “Getting Ready for Small Business Saturday”