I’m so honored that USA Today chose to feature an article about my inspiration for my latest book, Forgotten Secrets and my efforts to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association! Robin Perini’s story of hope … for a world without Alzheimer’s
In the very earliest stages, our loved one can really fool us. They are so normal in so many ways we don’t realize the subtle changes. Looking back, although I didn’t really think about it at the time, Karen changed her behavior in very small ways. For example, she gradually stopped cooking. I think […]
Our family knew something was not quite right with Karen and at the advise of one of my closest friends who was a Doctor, she was seen by a Neurologist in the largest city near us. The Neurologist told us Karen definitely DID NOT have Alzheimer’s. His diagnosis was that Karen just lacked concentration and needed […]
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My wife, Karen, of 58 years is 75 years old and started showing signs of mild cognitive impairment in her early 60s. One of the first things I noticed, as a Junior High Home Economics Teacher, that she was always the last person to leave school. Sometimes I would drive by after dark and her car […]
Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia and causes difficulty with memory, thinking and behavior. I won’t attempt to rehash all of the information available elsewhere, but I will provide a few bits of information (source – Alzheimer’s Association), then I’ll point you to some excellent resources. (And if you have any additional resources […]
Introduction My Memory More Memories Links How to Upload a Video to Facebook Introduction My name is Robin Perini and my mother is in the final stage of Alzheimer’s Disease. Through this difficult journey, I have learned how very valuable our memories are. Please consider joining me in the #1MemoryChallenge to: 1) Encourage sharing of […]
I had a blast in Georgia earlier this month. I was so honored to have been asked by the Georgia Romance Writers to speak. I created a new day-long workshop called, Wielding the Power of Story: Secrets to Taking Your Writing to the Next Level. As usual, I had to speak too fast. We covered so much material. As […]
I had a blast doing my working, Ready, Set, Go: Creating A Compelling Beginning to Your Novel at the Land of Enchantment Romance Authors (LERA) yesterday!! LERA members aren’t shy, by any means, and they absolutely kept me on my toes the whole time. What fun! As promised, here are the handouts and presentation (the […]
I had a fantastic time at SouthWest Writers today. They are such a great group. I gave a brand new workshop on creating suspense and I actually finished the talk–though I will admit to speeding through the last three slides. I only made 50 handouts, and there were not enough, so, as promised, here are the […]
September 26 is the day of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. I’m walking in honor of my mother, Karen Perini, and in honorof my father, whose love and devotion of her epitomizes the very definition of hero. I have a great team who has agreed to take part with me. Here’s the Team Perini Page. […]
Dear Friends and Family, This isn’t my usual type of post, but I wanted to share something with my wonderful reader and writer family! One of the reasons you haven’t seen a book from me, and won’t for a bit longer (though I’m working on Rafe’s story from the Carder Texas books), is that I have […]
On January 16, 2016 from 1 PM – 3 PM, Robin will be giving her standing-room-only workshop, The Power of Turning Points at Esther Bone Memorial Library. Registration is required. Anyone age 16 and older can sign up at www.riorancholibraries.org from within Calendar of Events, or call 891-5012, ext. 3128 or stop by the library information desk. […]
On October 3, 2015, Robin will be giving a brand new workshop, I Stayed Up Until Four AM: Creating and Maintaining Suspense at Southwest Writers Workshop. Here’s the low-down. As writers we want to grab our readers on the first page and never let them go. Suspense is the key, and it’s not just for mysteries and […]
October 10, 2015 Robin will be giving a new workshop, Ready, Set, Go!: Creating a Compelling Beginning to your Novel at the Land of Enchantment Romance Authors. Here’s the low-down. You have three paragraphs to hook your reader, but a great hook is just the start of a great beginning. You also need a great first scene. In […]
Game of Fear and Secret Obsession have been named finalists in The Carolyn Readers Choice Award for 2015. The Carolyn Award was created in 2013 to honor Carolyn Williamson, a founding member of the North Texas chapter of RWA. She has served the chapter in almost every capacity and is one of the earliest members of […]
During April, if you have a Samsung device and use the ‘Kindle for Samsung’ app, you could download and read In Her Sights for free on the ‘Samsung Book Deals’ (Please note you have to sign in to both Amazon and Samsung to get the free deal). In Her Sights is one of four books […]
It’s spring and this month, we’re looking at Robin’s RITA nominated novel, Cowboy in the Crossfire on Robin’s Facebook Fan Page . It’s our first visit to Carder Texas and there’s a lot going on. Meet Sugar the horse, a woman on the run, and a sheriff with his own secrets. This month we’ll have contests, giveaways, […]
Each Month for the next year, we are focusing on one book. March is Finding Her Son. Check out my Facebook fan page for games, giveaways and more!
November 24, 2014 Wow!! Christmas Justice is the Fresh Pick for November 24, 2014. The coolest thing about this is that it’s chosen by a group of readers! THANK YOU READERS!!!