Africa Online Book Fair Cover

The Africa Online Book Fair: 2-4 June 2017

I’m so excited to share that I will be a part of the Africa Online Book Fair! It’s the first of its kind, and a chance for African romance authors – or authors who set their romances in Africa – to share more about themselves and their books. Here’s a quick overview what you need Read More

15_Six Important Lessons to Learn to Survive as an Author

Six Important Lessons to Learn to Survive as an Author

Tomorrow, it will be one year since I got The Call offering me a two-book contract with Harlequin. It’s still surreal to think about. (Honestly though, it’s surreal to live). My life has changed a lot since that call. I’m now working full time as an author. I’m busy with revisions for Book 4, and Read More

10_My Journey to Writing Characters Who Look Like Me - Race in Romance

Race in Romance: My Journey to Writing Characters Who Look Like Me

Chances are that by now, you’ve seen a picture of me. (No? Check out the About Me page.) You’ve probably also seen the covers for my upcoming book, A Marriage Worth Saving. I love them. There are a few reasons for that, but the main is because the cover models look like me. More importantly, Read More

7_Three Things My First Writer's Retreat Taught Me

Three Things My First Writer’s Retreat Taught Me

This past weekend, I went to my first writer’s retreat. It was with the Romance Writers Organisation of South Africa (also known as ROSA) in a beautiful lodge up in the mountains. I was invited by a fellow author who had seen that I’d published my first book with Harlequin, and I said yes though Read More

4_Where Do Writers Get Their Inspiration-

Where Do Writers Get Their Inspiration?

When I started on my fourth book, I was worried that my ideas would start to become repetitive. My current manuscript deals with a royal pregnancy meant to save my hero and heroine’s kingdoms. (I am SO excited about it!) I purposely steered away from a marriage of convenience here because my third book, The Read More