Award-winning author of 25 historical and contemporary romance novels, including OPERATION CINDERELLA, optioned by 20th Century FOX for feature film. Co-founder and current principal of Lady Jane's Salon, NYC's first--and still only--monthly romance fiction reading series, now in its sixth year with eight satellite salons nationwide, all of which donate their net proceeds to a 501c(3) charity. (The original NYC Salon supports Win, formerly Women in Need). Editor and publisher of SCRIBBLING WOMEN & THE REAL-LIFE ROMANCE HEROES WHO LOVE THEM, a nonfiction anthology of romance authors' true love stories. Net sales benefit formerly homeless mothers and their children served by Win.