My Q&A Video #2!

I answer Camilla Cruz Uphaven’s question on the inspiration for each of my novels.

Find out:

My least favorite life event

Which characters are secretly me with different names

If I ever talked to a crisis hotline volunteer and my personal story there

and more!

Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!

The Clean Reads Facebook page party was fun!  Still ongoing until tomorrow morning if you want to enter any of the giveaways:

Introduce Yourself

Hunkiest Beast ContestTheHotlineGirl_1850

And finally, our biggest giveaway: a free book AND an Amazon gift card.  Please enter here!

Thank you!  To purchase The Hotline Girl, click here.


Arabella Rose’s Suicide Hotline Interview!

Interview at Tethered Together!


This was a fascinating interview on my blog tour!  Arabella Rose, the main character of The Hotline Girl, is interviewed this a777ffb878e00caafe35f730cac53f0etime.  She talks suicide hotline work, and what to do if you know someone who is suicidal.  Check it out!

And feel free to join the Facebook party.  🙂

To read an excerpt:

Do you ever become emotionally involved with the people you are helping? And do you ever get frustrated with a caller because they won’t listen to the help you are trying to give them?

In the beginning, I was more emotional.  I still cry some times, but I’ve learned to never let it show in my voice.  I’ve definitely had my fair share of nightmares when [Read more here]

The Hotline Girl COVER!!!

Today, along with my new cover, I’d like to officially invite ALL OF YOU, yes you who stumbled onto my blog by searching for “RJ has an angel face” (Ask me how I know… 😉 ).  Please come to my Facebook party!

A Facebook party is a page dedicated to giveaways, pictures, questions, virtual snacks, and fun.  I talk a little about my book, let you ask any questions you want, and, mainly, I just give you things.  I have some great prizes, including an antique postcard, a bouquet of roses, framed calligraphy, and more.  In this party, I will be supporting many Indie merchants by giving you their stuff for free (and letting you know where you can get more!)  You know you want it all!

Here’s the link: so click join on the Facebook page, and be there May 2nd from 2-5 pm pacific time!  I want to see all of you!  😀


And now, without further ado, by Petercover on Fiverr, is the cover you were waiting for!

The Hotline Girl!

Arabella Rose is the county’s best suicide hotline telephone operator. But very few know the personal reasons behind her passion, until a call from a strangely compelling man shakes up her entire world.