Books That Inspire Me

Recently I joined a site to help promote authors and let readers know what books we enjoy. I began my first list with some old favorites. A couple of Newbury Award books from two of my favorite authors, a couple of fantasy favs, and a classic from Steinbeck. Click on the link and discover why …

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The Lady of the Mirrored Lake – Jennifer Ivy Walker

Blurb: Hunted by the Black Widow Queen, Issylte--a healer with the verdant magic of the forest--must flee Avalon with the two finest knights in the Celtic realm, both wrongly accused of treason. The trio travels to Bretagne, where Issylte heals a critically injured wolf and obtains fiercely loyal, shapeshifting allies. In mystical Brocéliande, Issylte becomes …

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Mid-Flight – Lisa Wilkes

Blurb: She failed to save her brother and her best friend from destructive forces. Could she topple the most sinister villain of all time? 2037 was a really bad year. Lexi Brennan’s best friend was killed in a plane crash. Two weeks later, an intergalactic crisis threatened the fate of humanity. Authorities responded by launching …

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The Sea Raven – Blog Tour – Jennifer Ivy Walker

Pleased and honored to share the blog tour for the fabulous Jennifer Ivy Walker. GENRE:  Paranormal Medievel Romance BLURB: In this dark fairy tale adaptation of a medieval French legend, Issylte must flee the wicked queen, finding shelter with a fairy witch who teaches her the verdant magic of the forest. Fate leads her to …

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I Can Live Without a Dog, But I Don’t Want To

I still remember the words author, Cynthia Lord posted when her sweet Milo crossed the Rainbow Bridge. She told her husband, "I can live without a dog, but I don't want to." A couple weeks later, she was the proud mom of the most adorable little white fluff-ball. We lost our "heart" dog, Lucy, last …

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The Power of Laughter

How often do you: Laugh until you snort Laugh until you cry Laugh until your sides hurt Laugh until you whinny like a horse Guilty. Guilty. Guilty. Guilty. From our late teens to our mid-70's, my BFF and I have marched to the beat of a different drummer. We laugh at circumstances no one else …

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I’m Going On Tour!

Sazerac, Sleuth & Slay (An Andi Anna Jones Mystery)Cozy Mystery2nd in SeriesSetting – In, and around, New OrleansThe Wild Rose Press, Inc (February 27, 2023)Paperback ‏ : ‎ 260 pagesISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1509247440ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1509247448Digital ASIN ‏ : ‎ B0BQGVDG7P It’s gonna be a great day! Or, so she thought. Andi Anna …

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It’s My Book Birthday!

Links to Purchase eBook version – Buy this eBook On AmazonBuy this eBook on Barnes and Noble for Nook It’s gonna be a great day! Or, so she thought. Andi Anna Jones, so-so travel agent, amateur sleuth, doesn’t suspect her least favorite client, Stewart (The Pain) Payne, will set off circumstances that lead to disappearance and …

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A Little Girl’s Dream

"When I was a little girl like you, I went up in Sputnik number two" Yes, I was about ten when I wrote this wonderful poem. While the poem lacks a "certain amount" of professionalism, my dream was real. Thanks to my dad, I was a stargazer. We'd sit on our front porch in the …

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Sweet Christmas Memories

So, Christmas is here, once again. The older I get, the faster time flies. Maybe that's why memories, of Christmases past, grow stronger every year. This year, I'm reminded of the first Christmas with Sam; the little pup from a liter our neighbors continually lost track of. More than once, we shooed him from the …

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