Merry Christmas

Posted Dec 20 2016 in , ,

As a Christmas celebration, the first book in my Front Porch Promises series, A PLACE TO CALL HOME, is on sale through the end of December for 99 cents. The third book, A FAMILY TO CALL OURS, is newly published and has a bit of a Christmas theme.  You can find buy links for all […]

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World IBD Day

Posted May 19 2015 in , , ,

Today is World IBD Day. You might ask what that is. It’s a day to bring attention to the five millions people worldwide who suffer from Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. These conditions are know as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD. You may wonder why I’m talking about these diseases. I have a very good […]

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Did the Groundhog See His Shadow?

Posted Feb 2 2015 in , , , ,

My blog has been neglected lately because I’ve been writing, writing, writing. The third book in my Village of Hope series is due on March first, so I must keep the word count coming, not here, but in the book. Ever since the movie, “Groundhog Day” came out, I often associate this day more with […]

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A New Book

Posted Sep 19 2014 in , , , ,

Today I received the official cover for my January 2015 book for Harlequin’s Love Inspired line. Today I’m showing the cover. Next week I’ll put up the blurb for the story. I don’t want to tell you what the book is about until you have a chance to guess what the story might involve. There’s […]

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Fun Wednesday

Posted May 14 2014 in , , , ,

You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child. Dr. Seuss Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/wacky.html#5o63JwjM0cVITqcO.99 “You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.” Dr. Suess. Here’s a fun little quote for your Wednesday. You’re never too […]

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Book Reviews

Posted Apr 5 2014 in , ,

During the past month I’ve been working to get reviews for my book, A Place to Call Home. Here’s a quote from a review from Britt Reads Fiction. “What a gem of a book! This story grabbed me right from the start and did not let go. In A Place to Call Home, we meet […]

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Frankenstein

Posted Mar 11 2013 in , , , ,

What do you know about Frankenstein? I’ve been picking out some interesting tidbits to blog about from the History Channel website. Today in 1818, the book, Frankenstein, by 21-year-old Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was published. It is considered the world’s first science fiction novel. I don’t read much science fiction, and I haven’t read Frankenstein. I’ve […]

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UNEXPECTED PLEASURES

Posted Aug 5 2012 in , , , , ,

Here is the cover of HOMETOWN PROMISE, the first book in my Kellerville series. The stories take place in my fictional town of Kellerville, Ohio. These books take me back to the area where I lived when I met and married my husband and had our two daughters. I enjoyed writing these stories because they […]

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

Posted May 13 2012 in , , , ,

Happy Mothers’ Day. I hope you all have a wonderful day and are fortunate enough to share it with your mother. Mothers’ Day brings both joy and sadness for me. I have the joy of being the mother of two wonderful daughters and the grandmother of two delightful granddaughters. I also have a touch of […]

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