Happy Thanksgiving

November 27, 2013

It’s been a busy two weeks since my last post. We’ve had overnight company at our house, and we’re making headway with the Christmas list and coordinating plans for our Thanksgiving feast. We are blessed to have our family all together this year, including my elderly parents and our charming little grand daughter, Ona. At […]

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Candlelight and Kisses

November 13, 2013

Hi everyone. Happy Wednesday. A lot of the most colorful leaves are gone from the trees in our area. We had a windstorm last week that took away all but the sheltered ones. Still, the autumn landscape is very peaceful and lovely in its own way. I have about a 10 minute drive into town […]

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November 6, 2013

Our Christmas anthology – Candlelight and Kisses – released on Amazon today, a few days early. I’m plenty giddy. I am now a published author. My novella, A Home for my Heart, is an exciting project for me, because it introduces the community of Everfield, Washington, the setting for a series of stories I am […]

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Release Day Approaches

October 30, 2013

Hi Friends. Do you love holiday romance? It’s less than two weeks now until the release of our Christmas anthology,  Candlelight and Kisses. My first novella (written under my own name) will make its debut.  I’m soooo excited!  A Home for my Heart is the story of redemption for Jonathan Silver, who thought he would […]

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A Peek at Candlelight and Kisses

October 23, 2013

Hi Everyone! Happy Wednesday! This week has been hectic. I feel like the time completely got away from me. My folks came and spent the weekend and I drove the three of us down to see my brother in southern Oregon. We had a great – but short – visit and then came home again. […]

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Autumn Magic

October 16, 2013

We’ve had a week of glorious autumn weather here in our neck of the woods. Chilly nights, crisp mornings, amazing blue-sky days. September and October are my favorite months. Every year I ooh and ahh over the changing colors of the foliage, and I’m certain the trees have never been that spectacular before. On our […]

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Out my Writing Window ~ October 9, 2013

October 9, 2013

Today is the 32nd anniversary of the day I met my husband. He proposed to me a year later on this same date, and we got married just six weeks after that. We couldn’t wait!  So here’s a shout out to my hubby, Tom, and the Willamette Week news paper, where I ran my personal […]

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Out My Writing Window – October 2, 2013

October 2, 2013

Happy Wednesday, everyone.  Autumn blustered in to our part of the world this past week. We had several days of hard rain and some serious winds. Perfect writing weather. The kitties at our house decided it was time to find cozy nap spots indoors. This lovely, silvery guy is Muffin, who has been my special […]

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Out my Writing Window – September 25, 2013

September 25, 2013

Hey Everyone. Wow, this Wednesday really got here quick. The weekend went by in a blur. I spent all day Sunday and Monday at the keyboard. Finished the Christmas story I wrote under my pen name and then logged quite a few words on the new Christmas story I’m writing under my own name, Home […]

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Out my Writing Window – Sept. 18, 2013

September 18, 2013

Hi Readers! This week the “view” from my writing window is Main Street of Everfield, Washington, the mythical town where my Christmas anthology story – A Home for my Heart – takes place. When I chose this stock image of small town America to use in designing my website, I was just beginning to build […]

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