Blog

historical fiction books | historical romance books
Personal
Obliged to be Industrious

Obliged to be Industrious

I grew up as a musician in a household of musicians. My father was the conductor of a summer county band--think of any extremely wholesome outside...

Quotes as Turning Points

Quotes as Turning Points

Back in my young mother years, I was watching a talk show and a guest commented that ‘at 40 her life was over.’ What I believe she meant was that...

Writing A Second Book

Writing A Second Book

Writing changed my life. Then publishing changed my life in more ways. I’m about to become a two-book Mama, I mean author. I loved watching my...

On a Pedestal

On a Pedestal

“YOU CAN’T KNOCK A WOMAN OFF A PEDESTAL SHE BUILT HERSELF.” I don’t know who first said those words, but they are affirming.Throughout history, the...

Finding Happiness

Finding Happiness

If you asked me today if I was happy, I’d say yes without hesitating. If you asked me why, however, I couldn’t answer right away. Many things are...