North America Articles

Orlando, Florida: An Odd Mix

April 18, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Beauty and the Beast, as apt a metaphor for Orlando, Florida as I can think of at the moment The first book in my new shapeshifter series is Buy Me Love, and it will be available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google Play Books and Kobo on May 11. On... read more

Miami and Palm Beach, Florida

March 24, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The second-to-last stops on our Southeast Coast Road Trip were Miami and Palm Beach, Florida. I skipped right over this part of the trip and wrote all about Cuba, but I wanted to make sure I shared about this part of our journey too. We stayed two nights in Coconut Grove.... read more

Day Tripping in Central Florida

February 28, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Take a morning walk along the St. John’s River in Sanford, an easy 30-minute drive north of Orlando in Central Florida On our road trip from Charlotte NC to Miami, the third stop (after Charleston and Savannah) was St. Augustine, Florida. Established in 1565, it’s the oldest continuously settled city... read more

Cinematic Savannah, GA – a travel blog

February 24, 2017 1:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Image: Forsyth Park, Savannah Stop #2 on our road trip: after Charleston came Savannah, an easy few hours along scenic Low Country back roads. Quick: What do Juliette Gordon Low, Johnny Mercer and Paula Deen all have in common? Answer: They’re all from Savannah. And now here’s my theme:... read more

Charleston, SC – a travel blog

February 21, 2017 2:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Photo: The Battery – Charleston, South Carolina My friend, Delia, came all the way from Bucharest, Romania to attend the Gender, Sexuality, Feminism and the Romance Novel symposium, which I hosted at Duke University on February 10. (More on that event in a later blog.) After that it was:... read more