- "Change was the catalyst that started me on this journey. Like a security blanket, journaling saved my sanity more times than I can count. It was during a particularly difficult time for me that I had to dive even deeper inside myself to cope."
- "I have a distressed vintage wooden tray propped up on the bar with the words Langford Cellars. This became the inspiration for the family winery in my fictitious village of White Oak - Carolynn and Adam Langford. With my computer screen I’m ready to write. With smooth jazz in the background, my fingers fly across my keyboard."