News & Events





Driss Brahim thought he could take on the world. But a few years of solitude proved him wrong. When he finds out his brother is living in the United States, he knows it’s time to reclaim his past. But when he arrives his brother is missing, and the woman he loves has moved on.

Maxi Mckinney has hit her stride. After leaving London with a broken heart, she’s working. She’s dating. She’s getting her life back together. One rejection doesn’t mean her life has to stop. Then Driss Brahim shows up, and she realizes she hasn’t gotten him out of her head.




Each time you share the Fear of Dating post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram your name will be entered to win the Beauty Gift Basket.

What’s in the basket?
L’Occitane Hand Cream Lotion
Sephora Smokey Eye Kit
Clinique Insider Beauty Kit
Laura Mercier Sample Kit W/Cosmetic Bag
Godiva Chocolates
Signed Books from some of my favorite authors
Target Gift Card

TO ENTER – Share the Fear Of Dating Post. You must tag me jackikelly or #DatingJustgotSerious each time you share. That way you’ll be entered into the contest. You can share as often as you want. The more you share, the more times you’ll be entered to win. Start sharing now through October 18th. The contest closes at the end of the day – EST. (That’s the day Fear of Dating is released.) The winner will be announced on October 22, 2018. You can enter as often as you want. REMEMBER, you have to tag me on each share in order to be included in the contest.


Find the Post Here and Start Sharing:


Disclaimer: The Beauty Gift Basket will only be shipped to a winner in the United States. (It’s a big box). Winners outside of the US will receive an Amazon Fire.


Creatures, Crimes & Creativity (C3) Con

The next Creatures, Crimes & Creativity Con is being held on October 5-7, 2018 at the Sheraton Columbia Town Center in Columbia, MD. Look for more information coming soon!