Tales from Heartland

The New Life in Love trilogy started out as the stand-alone novel Reservations, the romance between exceptionally good-looking Michelin star Executive Chef Darien McKenna and successful self-made media consultant Alison Clarke. As their sweet New York City love story unfolded, the plot and characters in Heartland began to take shape. Darien’s aimless attempt to run […]


The Story Begins ….. Sparks fly and desire ignites between reluctant lovers who got burned when they looked for everlasting love with the wrong partners.  Both Alison Clarke and Darien McKenna escaped into successful, high-profile careers – she as a self-employed business owner of a successful media consulting firm in Brooklyn and he as executive […]