The Joy of Creating Story

November is NaNoWriMo and has been for me since I began writing as my full time job.  This means that for the month, I dedicate myself to word count, hoping to hit the magic number of 50,000 words by its end.  That works out to about 1,667 words a day. I wasn’t planning on doing…

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What’s a book festival like?

I love meeting fellow authors, almost as much as I love meeting readers!  At the end of last month, I had the terrific opportunity to do both at the Florence Festival of Books.  This annual event held in Florence, Oregon (central coast) includes so much to enjoy – new authors and seasoned ones (Philip Margolin…

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NEW RELEASES! (I’ve been busy!)

I haven’t meant to be out of touch, dear readers – but I’ve been a tad busy! Inventory of completed manuscripts has been stacking up, just waiting for that editing spurt. I’m on it! Here are the early results – and more to come! Happy reading – Yvonne NOW AVAILABLE – “Love’s Fiery Prescription” and…

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Just Released!

Book 9 of the Flynn’s Crossing Romantic Suspense Series is now available at Amazon.com

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Meet Yvonne at the 7th Annual NW Book Festival

Want to meet the author? Yvonne will be at the 7th Annual NW Book Festival, Booth 18 Saturday, July 25 from 11 am to 5 pm Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, OR Stop by and say hello! More information at the festival website.

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What Contests Mean to Us

It’s difficult to separate your creative work from your own self. In your mind, this translates into “What if they don’t like ME?”

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