Tuesday, June 21, 2016


Meet Venice Sinclair in her first mystery novel...

Henderson, Nevada resident, Venice Sinclair enjoys bargain hunting at storage locker auctions with her best friend, Tanya. Unloading the units and sifting through their contents make her feel like she’s on a treasure hunt.

Being the highest bidder, Venice Sinclair discovers personal journals in a strange locker. Curiosity prevails and she soon finds herself drawn into the dramatic tales revealed in the diaries. Getting more than she bargained for, Venice uncovers disturbing hints about a dangerous crime.  Murder...

Venice’s strong sense of justice leads her to delve deeper into the former owner’s silent cries for justice. Searching for hidden meaning in the coded entries, she receives help from Tanya’s daughterprecocious, eleven-year-old Grace.

Each tantalizing clue presents more questions than answers. What happened to the journal writer? Who is the dead girl discussed in the diary? Can they identity the nefarious boyfriend? And where is the body?

Released through Oak Tree Press

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016



Beautiful workmanship and the
greatest souvenir shop ever!!

And now for the real thing:

Saturday, June 4, 2016



(at hotel)


 White Face Monkeys:

And the Jesus Christ Lizard
(they walk on water):

Monday, May 9, 2016

My novel is being released soon...

I'm very excited to announce I signed a contract with Oak Tree Press to publish my novel - A Frenzied Bid For Murder.

Widowed eight years ago, Venice Sinclair is now an empty nester. Her only child - Catalina - is attending school in England.

Venice attends storage auctions with her best friend, Tanya. When they discover journals in a storage unit, Venice takes them home to read. Murder is hinted at, maybe committed by the unknown journalist's own boyfriend.

Venice is determined to untangle the clues and find a body in order for justice to prevail.

Monday, December 14, 2015

The Baker House

The Baker House in Lake Geneva

The Versailles Room - pure opulence!

Guard on the Staircase

Here comes the butler, Jonathon, with our hot cocoa

Pure bliss - writing & hot cocoa
What a mix...