Don’t we all need some nice surprises during this crazy time? Mine came in the form of a contest.

Acerbo_Headshot2According to Cape Cod Story Summit: “The second prize honor for the Tito’s Handmade Vodka award goes to Lisa Acerbo of Trumbull, CT, for her science fiction short story, No Shadow of Doubt. ‘Lisa does an amazing job of world building in just a few short pages,’ says Tab Murphy, who is no stranger to world building, having written Disney’s Tarzan, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and Atlantis.”

Read the entire article here Story Summit Winners

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EASTER is going to be a little different this year.

In “Easter Peeps” an Easter egg hunt turns into more than just chocolate and marshmallow goodies in plastic eggs.  You don’t want to miss it.

Add to your Easter gathering with Scary Snippets: Easter Edition available on Amazon. Scary Snippets Easter






Dakota Star’s The Sweet Life is free April 10-14. Pure escapist romance! Find it on Amazon @ The Sweet Life

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Going a little crazy? Check out Asylum, which is full of short stories (including mine) that will help you pass the long hours. Asylum on Amazon

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Only have a few minutes? Check out my Sci Fi flash fiction “Boxes” on the Ripples in Space Podcast at RIS Podcast


Treat Yourself

Ready for something different this Valentine’s Day?

Grab a copy of 💟💟Scary Snippets: Valentine’s Day Edition.💔💔 And check out “A Good Date.” After everything, she just wanted one good date….


You can close your eyes to the things you don’t want to see. But you can’t close your heart, as it now belongs to me. This book will show you, the horror of our love. Forever and always, now bound by blood. Happy Valentine’s Day!  Pre-Order Now!