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ALEXANDRA’S STORY ~ From ghostwriter to centre stage

18739872_819422701546537_1139983620513172148_nWHO AM I? Canada girl, born and raised by West Indian parents, Trinidad and Tobago.  WHAT DO I WRITE?  Alpha hero romance stories and the women who can love them.  WHAT ELSE DO I DO?  English professor and early childhood educator.  HOW DO I ZEN?  Hot coffee and a long drive so I can listen to a podcast or audiobook.   

MY MESSIEST LIFE MOMENT?  – coming upon my husband of 22 years in the bushes . . . Read my story



Quietribe is Alexandra’s lifestyle ideal dedicated to introverted readers and writers who believe living a quiet lifestyle is beautiful.  Her blog features stories and articles focused on that, and is highlighted with her romance novels about Rise! heroines and the heroes who earn their love.


  • Live beautiful, create beautiful spaces and do beautiful things.
  • Read and write romance.
  • Bullet journal to collect and organize your thoughts.
  • Pause to enjoy moments.
  • Go!  Travel anywhere.

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO LIVE BEAUTIFUL?  Surround yourself with beautiful things. Do what you love and indulge in mindful living.  Pause. Take time to think about how you want to spend your days, then take a breath and …  read more



Rise! romances are swirl love stories with heroines who battle their inner demons and fight the good fight and to rise up from life’s knockdowns.

These women are introverted and able to overcome obstacles by taking the high road by choice and with strength as their pathway to keep moving forward.

Rise! heroes know how to earn their heroine’s trust, when to get out of her way and when to gather her close and never let go.



Black Girl Rising~ A Rise! Novella Giveaway

Church Mouse COVER“Don’t tell me what to do … I’ll do it three times and take a picture!”

VANESSA DAVIS has to return home from Christian College to face her ex-deacon father, but before she does is determined to fulfill her graduation bucket list first. 

She will experience an orgasm to something without batteries! 

SPIKE STEPHENS is not used to this new crazy Vanessa but will protect her at all costs. Even from herself!  Her father, president of their rogue MC, trusts Spike to bring her safely home through the latest border war chaos. 

Black girl rising.  Outlaw falling in love.

Vanessa knows the rules.  She is off limits to Spike, not only because she’s the boss’s daughter, but their lifestyles are religiously worlds apart.  

Have the years apart cooled the heat between Vanessa and Spike, or just simmered their differences until their blend can now ignite?  Download the free ebook.

SWIRL WORLD ROMANCES ~ Love and Commitment Stories

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There is nothing sexier than a committed man.

“She is my queen.  I am her man.”

These men are already in love and will use their intimate knowledge about their woman to hold on to her.  They will not let go or give her up without a fight.

WHAT KINDLE READERS SAY ABOUT THE SEALs UNDIVORCE ~ For mature audiences only! Excellent storyline, well written . . . There are few surprises so I won’t spoil anything . . . it’s a story that deals with real issues but is still sexy and hot! Hoping to see more from this author!!!  

Read excerpts or order on Amazon.available on amazon


SPANISH SECURITY ~ She was swept away to mysterious Basque Country …

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After a disastrous wedding day where Katherine gets ticketed for burning her wedding dress in the church parking lot, she is finally on her way in life, setting out on a sabbatical that would make her career.  

Instead, she finds herself facing down Santiago, the darkest man she’s ever met and living under his pampered protection in a hidden country that time and the rest of the world has forgotten . . . download and read chapter one. 

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CHIMERA TEAM ~ The hottest tortured heroes around

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“Unyielding. Unflinching. Unapologetic”   

The men of Chimera are an elite special operations team within the Canadian Armed Forces – JTF2 Special Operations Unit. Their loyalty to each other and the mission is unbreakable. Their operations are relentless and blacked out with political silence.
If they make it back alive, they cannot risk falling in love. 


“These stories all whet the appetite leaving the reader wanting more . . .” CoCoFierce book blog on Romantic Heartbeats, Chimera  Download the free ebook 


“Introverted romance writers ~ quietly gather.”
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~ ADVANCED NOTICE of my new book releases ~ EVER AFTER STORIES about my characters after the story ends~ BLOG UPDATES with featured stories, private thoughts, and conversations about my quiet writing life~ SIMPLE IDEAS and mindful inspirations for a happy reading and writing life.

DOWNLOAD MY FREE EBOOK ~ The Introverted Romance Writer’s Guide to Creativity and Passion

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*Personal Zen Spaces

* Creative Energy For Introverts

* Reading Retreats and Comfort Spaces

* What’s Your Creative Default Setting?

* Ghost Writing is Wonderful For Introverts

* Creative Provocations and Musing

* Bullet Journals – Organize That Mess In Your Head

* Build Your Own Creative Loft – make a great space to work in.

* Find Your Online Tribe

DOWNLOAD your copy here … and enjoy!