Posts filed under Holidays

Give the Gift of Reading

Give the gift of reading. #1 Amazon Kindle bestseller! Share ESSIE’S ROSES with your friends and family this holiday season. On sale now Kindle & Nook eBook only $3.99. Also available in paperback and hardcover from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and IndieBound. Read on…

A New Year

May 2018 be your BEST year ever! Wishing you peace, health, and happiness for your new year and beyond. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your continuous encouragement, zeal, and interest regarding my next novel. And always, thank you for sharing Essie’s Roses with your family and friends. Read on...

Thankful for You!

Friends, I’m wrapping up my next historical novel—I hope turns into a series. It’s been an emotional ride. I’m posting a bit less as I finalize. Sign up for my newsletter to stay in the loop about my next novel (including the intriguing reason why it took years of research), giveaways, and more. Read on...

True Love

“Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.” ~Henry David Thoreau

One of the things that spoke to me as I wrote my novel Essie’s Roses was the tender love story that unfolded among all of the women of Westland: Miss Katie, Delly, and especially between Evie and Essie. I had no idea where their journey would take me, but I treasured how Evie and Essie persevere in the face of tremendous political and social pressure, even danger, to remain by each other’s side. Their friendship is that of committed and sometimes tough love. Read on...