Lisa Chaplin, author of the upcoming debut historical, The Tide Watchers, has been a long-time friend of mine. We “met” about 15 years ago-online as part of a group of Australian and American aspiring writers. Lisa was the first to break into print, writing a wonderful set of Silhouette Intimate Moments and Harlequin Romances under … Continue reading Lovely Weekend with Lisa Chaplin
I’m obsessed with spring this year. I can’t remember when I’ve been so excited to leave winter behind and welcome all the beauty that is spring. Yesterday I went to lunch in Old Town Alexandria with my friend Ave Miles and we happened upon this lovely weeping cherry tree. My dh is in Wilmington, NC, … Continue reading More Spring
Diane is part of a great Online Easter Scavenger Hunt! Go to the Harlequin Reader Service blog to enter. Great prizes! Great fun! See her blog for more.
There’s a great Online Easter Scavenger Hunt going on at the Harlequin Reader Service blog. It’s easy, simple and fun! I’m part of it – so make sure you join me, plus there are great prizes to be won! Head on over to the blog now to enter the contest. Winners will be announced on … Continue reading Harlequin Reader Service Easter Egg Hunt
Winner of my Lady of Notoriety contest is…. Blakesmomma! Look for an email from me! The prize is a signed copy of the Harlequin Historical 3-in-one, including Diane’s A Reputation for Notoriety, Reforming the Viscount by Annie Burrows, and His Lady of Castlemora by Joanna Fulford. Check out my new contest and read a sneak peek of … Continue reading Winner!
The winner of my A Lady of Notoriety contest is…. Lynne from Tasmania! Lynne will be receiving signed copies of A Reputation for Notoriety and A Marriage of Notoriety (They are in the mail)
I made the decision. I am going on the Duke of Wellington Tour in September! This tour is the brainchild of Kristine Hughes and Victoria Hinshaw of the fabulous blog, Number One London. In addition to being rabid anglophiles, these two ladies are experienced travelers to the UK, history buffs, authors, and, like me, rather … Continue reading The Duke of Wellington Tour
On Risky Regencies this week I mentioned that the dh and I were celebrating our wedding anniversary. We took a little trip to Stratford Hall in Westmorland County, Virginia. Stratford Hall is in the part of Virginia called the Northern Neck, the peninsula bounded by the Potomac and Rappahannock Rivers and the Chesapeake Bay. It … Continue reading A Stay at the Inn at Stratford Hall
The winner of Sally Eggert’s In The Dark is….. Caryn Moya Block Caryn, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your email address for a kindle download of In The Dark. Thanks, everyone, for commenting on Sally’s debut!
The Harlequin Historical Holiday Contest has begun! My contest day is not until Dec 17, but you can start entering now! One lucky winner chosen at random will win a $25 Amazon Gift Certificate and a signed copy of A Marriage of Notoriety. How To Enter All you have to do is go to my … Continue reading Diane’s Contest in the Harlequin Historical Authors Holiday Giveaway