Who’s your favorite fictional couple and why?

February 13th, 2017|Updates|

I answered this on my Goodreads Authors page. That's a tough one, as two couples come to mind. Jane Eyre and Edward Rochester were such compelling characters. I actually acted [...]

Dreams: Not Only For The Young

January 23rd, 2017|Updates|

Thanks to Books By Women for Publishing my essay.   http://booksbywomen.org/dreams-not-only-for-the-young-by-phyllis-piano/

Wonderful Recognition for My First Novel in UWM Alumni Newsletter

December 30th, 2016|Updates|

Thrilled with the nice mention of Hostile Takeover:  A Love Story by the University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee! https://uwm.edu/alumni/2016/12/23/alums-first-novel-named-finalist-in-2016-best-books-awards/

“…A Love Story with Heart”

December 5th, 2016|Updates|

Thanks to my publisher for posting this review from Foreword Reviews on Facebook and Twitter. Hostile Takeover:  A Love Story Reviewed by Debbie L. Sklar December 5, 2016 Hostile Takeover is an [...]

Cool Graphic for Best Book Awards

November 21st, 2016|Updates|

I just got this seal to use along side my book as Hostile Takeover:  A Love Story was selected as a finalist in the Best Books Awards.  Honored to post [...]

How Being a Chief Communications Officer Prepared Me to be a Novelist

November 17th, 2016|Updates|

I'm excited that O'Dwyer's newsletter, the inside news of PR and marketing communications, published my essay. Thu., Nov. 17, 2016 How Being a CCO Prepared Me to Write a Novel By Phyllis [...]

November Lake Sherwood Life features Hostile Takeover: A Love Story

November 4th, 2016|Updates|

ppianonov16 Very excited that Lake Sherwood Life's November cover story is about Hostile Takeover:  A Love Story (just click on the link to view).

Wonderful Launch Event for Hostile Takeover: A Love Story in DC

October 27th, 2016|Updates|

Thanks to Margery Kraus of APCO Worldwide for hosting a book event for Hostile Takeover:  A Love Story at the APCO offices in Washington DC, very close to the White [...]

Nice piece from my publisher on Hostile Takeover: A Love Story!

October 20th, 2016|Updates|

  http://gobooksparks.com/blog/lighthearted-books/

Milwaukee Book Launch Off the Charts

October 15th, 2016|Updates|

Thanks to everyone who joined us for the book event on October 14 at Boswell Book Company on Downer Avenue in Milwaukee.  It was so much fun to see family [...]

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