Winner of the Gold Medal from the Military Writers Society of America (MWSA) 2021 Writing Contest in the category of Romance, as well as 1st Place from the New Mexico Press Women 2022 Communications Contest in the category of Novellas.

She sipped her well-chilled drink, taking extra time before answering.
What . . . how much do I tell him? Just want a distraction. Something to fill an evening.

Eve was sipping a Fiji Moonrise, the house specialty at Fiji’s Natewa Bay. Resort’s water’s edge bar, when an unfamiliar baritone asked, “May I buy you a refill? The evening is far too pleasant to spend alone.”

Mark Adams proves to be an irresistible diversion during Eve’s trip home from a conference. But when playtime’s up and planes are departing, Eve doesn’t play fair.

Upon her return, Eve receives an unexpected life-changing event and regrets having lied. Mark is faced with a wounded heart and a nearly insurmountable challenge. Join an exciting adventure where true feelings are the catalyst to propel two star-crossed lovers to find each other … again.