A professional counselor, I mess with heads by day and imaginations by night. Living in the wilds of Australia -- okay, not so much the wilds, as in a country town -- my property is inhabited by a generous mix of bitey, stingy, poisonous, and furry varieties of Australian wildlife, as evidenced by my twitter feed.
I write stories of strong men and broken women, intrinsically flawed characters who navigate psychological and physical conflict on a journey to self-empowerment and redemption. However, these characters pop up in anything from erotic and steamy contemporary, light fantasy, and edgy Outback Noir (dark thrillers with a strong romantic element).
Under my "real" name, I also pen award-winning young adult and women's fiction titles.
Adopting and feeding about a million animals. Okay, so, not quite that many. But there's an embarrassing number of cats in the mix. And itinerant lizards, magpies, cockatoos....