Smashwords Stats Week 2

Week two of the Smashwords July Sales Event is over and my free ebook giveaway stats are coming up. Week two stats: Never Trust the Moon has taken over as number one, with Country Tried Chicken taking second place. Blue Moor has tied with Aside of Murder and The Bamboo Killer for third place. For…… Continue reading Smashwords Stats Week 2

On a Writing Kick

Since I’ve been on a writing kick this summer and into fall, having written Never Trust The Moon and Under The Woodlands, in addition to reformatting and publishing the Introduction to Simple Healthy Fresh with Bonus How to Cook Simple Healthy Fresh, I’ve been tackling the long awaited third novel in the Rose Petal Wine…… Continue reading On a Writing Kick

All my books 50% off on Smashwords’ “read an ebook week”

From March 3rd until March 9th, Smashwords is giving their Author’s a chance to participate with adding their books to the sitewide sale to encourage ebook readership. During this period, I would like to announce all my books are 50% off! Each book has it’s own code on the respective pages. If you’ve been wanting…… Continue reading All my books 50% off on Smashwords’ “read an ebook week”


Someone is killing young men at the University of Washington. Our friends are asked to investigate when a co-worker’s son is the latest victim. Along the way, a nemesis from the past makes trouble! The Sequel in the Rose Petal Wine Murder Mysteries from book one, “Aside of Murder” is here, “The Bamboo Killer”! Available…… Continue reading SEQUEL IS HERE! THE BAMBOO KILLER

Happy Humpday Pic! Announcing New Cover for “The Bamboo Killer”

    Announcing the New Cover for “The Bamboo Killer”! Donna from Creations by Donna, has done it again! I contracted her to create the cover for the first book in “The Rose Petal Wine Murder Mysteries”, “Aside of Murder” and thought she did such a wonderful job. Now that “The Bamboo Killer” is soon…… Continue reading Happy Humpday Pic! Announcing New Cover for “The Bamboo Killer”

Happy 2013!

Happy New Year everyone!  Hope your 2012 was happy and successful and may your 2013 be intriguing and peaceful. Love the rainbow fireworks celebrating Marriage Equality in Washington State last year.  It’s about time all Americans were treated equally in the eyes of the law.  Now for Federal Recognition! Also recognized was Marijuana legalization with…… Continue reading Happy 2013!


HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Feeling the warmth from the holiday candles and feast, so sharing all three books! From now until January 1st, all three books will be free! The codes are only good on Smashwords, as I cannot get free codes for any other ebook eretailer, however, smashwords has every ereader format available, with free downloads…… Continue reading HAPPY HOLIDAYS and FREE EBOOKS!

Humpday Pic and Happy Thanksgiving

  Happy Pre-Thanksgiving from 2012!  This was taken at the 2009 Washington State Fair, their produce exhibit.  Imagine all that pumpkin pie those would make. This year has been quite a ride but aren’t they all? This year saw me republish my debut Novel, Aside of Murder, adding new characters and scenes.  I published…… Continue reading Humpday Pic and Happy Thanksgiving

Heads up! I’m on ‘Author Spotlight’ with Aurora Martinez

I’m this week’s ‘Author Spotlight’ on Aurora Martinez’s website, Crimson Flower Review, where she interviews authors and posts an excerpt from their novels. Spotlight on Brick O’Neil Crimson Flower Reviews would like to welcome Author Brick O’Neil.     I love dark roast coffee and scotch. Find me on Twitter, Facebook Fanpage,  LinkedIn, and Facebook.   Interview:  When…… Continue reading Heads up! I’m on ‘Author Spotlight’ with Aurora Martinez

Now on and!

Aside of Murder is now on Barnes and Noble’s nook store, with the new cover, short and extended descriptions and novel itself!  Didn’t take the full two weeks either, very excited! Also, the Novel made it over to Diesel Ebooks, Full Novel, cover, descriptions!   It looks like the Novel will not…… Continue reading Now on and!