If you saw my Facebook post last week, you know that I had some exciting news coming. Well, today I'm ready to share... on my side bar you'll see my goals. TURN IN PROPOSAL BY January 15th. I turned that proposal in, and it was rejected. No, don't get all sad for me because I… Continue reading Announcement!!!
HIS MASTER'S DAUGHTER With no brothers to carry out her father’s legacy, Sh’mira, the maimed daughter of a prosperous farmer, must marry a man willing to leave his home. However, the only one who does not scorn her disfigurement is Ariel, her father’s bondservant. In exchange for his freedom, Ariel’s master offers him Sh’mira as… Continue reading
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I recently bought a book on Wattpad, a community of writers and readers, and decided to try and build readership by posting chapters of a new story that began as a creative non-fiction piece. If you want to see what Wattpad is about go to the link provided and see my story. You can also… Continue reading When the Stars Go Dim
“Announce yourself.” White clouded eyes peered around a threadbare blanket serving as a door giving me pause. I took a step back and looked for the familiar tree I climbed as a boy. Thirty years had changed the branches, but no doubt thirty years had changed me as well. “I am the Sheriff of Nottingham.”… Continue reading I Am the Sheriff of Nottingham
Reflecting on the last two years has been easy, especially with my Facebook memories page. Each day I see the posts I shared or wrote the days before, during and after my husband graduated to heaven. And... it has been difficult. The difficulty comes in seeing the growth, and in also recalling what I'd forgotten.… Continue reading Keeping it Real through the Storm
All these images are from my trip to the East Coast. Some are from New York City, some from quaint, sleepy little hamlets, and some from Boston. Some are from under bridges, on the side of buildings, and some are next to memorials. Some are obviously commissioned pieces while others aren't. What they each have… Continue reading Story in Paint
Do you like boxsets? Have you ever tried one? For .99 you can enjoy five novellas, including my Steampunk historical, An Unlikely Governess. https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/sitb/B07CW2CSDR?ref=sib_dp_aw_kd_udp Five historical romances of deep and abiding love ALL ROADS LEAD HOME Does Graceanne trust God—and Peter--enough to let go? The two of them embark on a cross country journey to… Continue reading To Love and To Cherish
Daniel Reche Pixabay There are nights when I dream of him. In my dreams I know he's not really there, or here, and I try to walk away, but he calls to me. Not often enough, yet too often for my comfort. I don't ask for it. It just happens. When he does show up,… Continue reading We Need Each Other
Photograph by Christina Rich Photography One picture. All right maybe three or four. It's all I wanted, even though I knew the parents would expect more. I took several hundred. Maybe a thousand. I didn't want to disappoint. I'm an amateur. I'm learning the rules, and I'm learning which rules are okay to break, but… Continue reading Cheese (Tuesday Tales)