24 January 2017

Eleventh Grave in Moonlight is HERE!

 Woot! Woot! Eleventh Grave in Moonlight is out today!     Buy Eleventh Grave in Moonlight now! GET IT HERE!                             Emoji Surprise!!! ALL first edition hardcover copies of Eleventh Grave are signed! Okay, okay, we know that already. But what you may…

19 January 2017

MEGA Deal of the Day on ALL Charley Davidson Books

TODAY ONLY!!! First Grave on the Right is a Goldbox Deal of the Day for $1.99 today only! And Charley Davidson 2-10 have been picked for a Kindle Daily Deal at $2.99!!! Click on the links below to get your copies today: ***Note: This sale is for today, January 19, 2017, only so don't miss…

05 January 2017

Emoji Surprise!!!

Emoji Surprise!!! ALL first edition hardcover copies of Eleventh Grave are signed! Okay, okay, we know that already. But what you may not know is that 25 copies are even more special! (Specialer?) 25 copies have an extra emoji ‘drawing’ somewhere on the Title Page near Darynda’s signature.…

26 September 2016

Quaking Hands and Slick Palms: A #HoldOnToTheLight Post

I’d like to thank the organizers of #HoldOnToTheLight for inviting me to join in on this wonderful and important cause: the treatment and prevention of mental-health related issues. In the Charley Davidson series, my heroine, a female PI who was born the grim reaper, is often put through the…

26 August 2016

Fun With Names By Julia Day

Welcome Julia! We are delighted to have the the talented Julia Day host our blog and showcase her soon to be released YA contemporary romance, THE POSSIBILITY OF SOMEWHERE. Julia is talking about names today and just how formidable naming a character can be.  Check out this amazing post on…

13 July 2016


Check out the cover of Eleventh Grave In Moonlight!!!Isn't it just marvelous!!!A typical day in the life of Charley Davidson involves cheating husbands, missing people, errant wives, philandering business owners, and oh yeah...demons, hell hounds, evil gods, and dead people. Lots and lots of…

05 July 2016

Fangirling Moments

Fangirling!Lorelei King interviewed me! Talk about feeling special. Thank you so much, Lorelei and Macmillan, for making this possible.Click on the link below to listen!Enjoy!!!

28 June 2016

The Curse of Tenth Grave is HERE!

 Buy it Now! Read the Excerpt!If one door closes and another one opens, your house is probably haunted. -Bumper Sticker As a Part-time PI and fulltime grim reaper, Charley Davidson has asked a lot of questions throughout her life: Why can I see dead people? Who is the hot supernatural entity…

28 June 2016

True Confessions of Charley Davidson fans!

EEEEEP!!! THIS! This is why I write! Thank you thank you thank you!  ☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠☠  @Darynda You do realize your fandom is going to inhale Curse and then pester you for more the second we release…

30 March 2016

When the Words Get in the Way by Tamara Hogan

Ispent more than a little time at 2014 RWA National in my hotel room, writing. Let me correct that: I was struggling. I was working on this love scene that takes place at about the halfway point of my WIP, ENTHRALL ME.  For some reason, Tia and Wyland’s bodies were doing all the right, sexy…

25 March 2016

15 words you never knew came from literature

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23 March 2016

Turn Down the Noise by Addison Fox

I’m a huge fan of staying busy. I thrive when I have too much to do and, despite what appears borderline nuts to others, I’m happiest when I’m actively engaged in projects and activities that pull me in several directions. While there are occasional moments of recognizing I’ve…