about me, announcements, NaNoWriMo

The Good and The Bad

Let me start with the bad news first: This may be the last time I will be posting on this blog, or at least in this space. There are a lot of things going on–novel revisions being one of them (and I’ll get to this later)–but the main thing is that I’ve decided on moving this blog to a new…

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Blog Tour, books

BLOG TOUR + REVIEW: Like Nobody’s Watching by Tara Frejas (Plus Giveaway!)

Genre: Contemporary Romance / NARelease Date: October 24, 2017Book Cover Design: Miles TanPhotography: Chi Yu RodriguezModel: Fred Lo SYNOPSIS It’s all fun and games until someone catches feelings.  If there’s something Pio Alvez is good at, it’s pretending to be someone he’s not. On stage and on-screen, the actor has mastered the art of becoming the characters he plays, and his…

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about me, random posts

Favorite Things

It’s the 250th blog entry on The Great Big Jump! This means I get to share with you some of my favorite things! Call it a midlife crisis, but my favorite things of the moment are the ones that I would have indulged in decades ago when I was still young and fresh. Here’s a sampling of those: – Collecting…

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goals, random posts

Manifesting Your Dreams

Let me tell you a story of how a simple question can lead to an extraordinary idea. Several months ago on Twitter, we had a Q & A session with actor Migs Almendras, who’s also one of our live readers for #romanceclass. For some reason, I was feeling pretty naughty that night, so I thought I’d ask a funny question.…

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