Until She Says Yes

Until She Says Yes A Jules Vanderzeit Gilded Age novel The socially awkward eldest son of a prominent New York family must defy his family to secure the love of the Italian governess rejected by his mother. When Anna Maria Lucci leaves her home and family in Italy to work as a governess in the […]

Stories Behind the Stories

First and foremost, while my most recent book, Until She Says Yes,  is completely fictional, it is inspired by true stories. You only need to read the first few pages to learn about Kingsley Goddard proposing to Consuelo Vanderbilt. While it is NOT true that Consuelo Vanderbilt ever received a marriage proposal from Kingsley Goddard, […]

Update to Glitches Happen.

I’m happy to report it only took ten days and some helpful instructions from the good folks at Amazon to get my stellar screw-up fixed. Thank you, publishing gods!!  If you look back to my blog  post on March 20, you’ll see the original error. Now see how it should look: Much better. Good things […]

Climb Higher

Since retiring from international banking, I work as a part-time Tour Guide in the beautiful city of San Francisco. Sometimes my job takes me to hotels located at the top of Nob Hill. To get there, I must traverse some of the steepest streets in a city full of hills. Cable Cars and buses can […]

Glitches Happen

What’s wrong with this picture? If you noticed that the title on the book cover doesn’t match the title listed on Amazon, you’re right. Yeah you. Not me! Maybe you’re asking, how did this happen? – – – Short answer: Because sometimes I’m a freaking idiot, and sometimes I’m not. This is one of those […]