Steena Reads: Kerry Lonsdale

I'm very excited to introduce you to an author that is one of my favorites. I'm sure you've read one of her books but if you haven't, Kerry lights up the charts when she has a new release. I met her last year in Chicago and she's amazing. I can't wait to dip into this...

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New look – what do you think?

For the past few months I've been working on a new look for my website - I wanted something simpler, clean, crisp and that symbolized both myself and the direction I am going with my writing. What do you think? If there's some bugs - oops! Let me know in the comments...

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Steena Reads: Christine Nolfi

Considering we are all #bookaholics - I thought it might be nice, not to just share what I'm reading - but give you a little intro to the authors I read and know. The first author I can't wait to introduce to you (although, I'm sure many of you are familiar with her...

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Are you an Amazon Prime Member?

Calling all Amazon Prime Members! “Saving Abby tells the story of how a community of family and friends help her come to terms with a tragic diagnosis with bravery and love.” —Toronto Star If you're part of the Amazon Prime Reading program, I'm so excited to let you...

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Change your narrative

The past year has been a very difficult one for me and my family. I wish I could say that I clung fast to my faith throughout the past twelve months. I wish I could tell you that God was my shelter and my fortress, that I remained lifted in my heart and spirit because...

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Choose Your Signed Copy!

I've teamed with my fellow #LakeUnionAuthors to celebrate our readers and I'm so excited to share the details with you! Starting at 4:30pm, we're celebrating YOU by announcing loads of giveaways, sharing interesting details bout our books and writing process and so...

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Deleted Scene from Abby’s Journey

We all love deleted scenes right? Whether it's from movies, tv shows or books. Here's a scene that didn't make Abby's Journey but one I really enjoyed writing. Please note...this has not been completed edited so if you see mistakes, that would be why. Many of you have...

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“No one reads anymore” Says Ellen Degeneres

I like Ellen. No, I take that back. I freakin' love Ellen. I think she's amazing, such a wonderful heart, soul, spirit...she's gorgeous too. In my world, Ellen can do no wrong...until today. I hit my word count today on a project and took a break to catch Ellen's show...

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February Book Deals!

If you're looking for a new book to start reading, I've got a few on sale this month! To start...there's Abby's Journey which comes out February 14th (Valentine's Day). The Memory...

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Steena Reads: Mischling

Affinity Konar wrote a beautiful story haunted by history with insight that destroyed my heart as a mother.  Mischling by Affinity Konar, is a story that will linger in your heart, your thoughts and dreams and leave you with a desire that history is never to be...

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Steena Bakes: Candy Cane Cookies

One of my favorite cookies to make each holiday season are the Candy Cane cookies. Yes, yes, I know I've said in the past that shortbread, sugar cookies, gingerbread etc are my favorite but right now, these are it! Hey, a girl can change her mind, right? I remember my...

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