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Slaying the Giants

Sunday’s church sermon was on how David slayed the giant, Goliath. The visiting pastor talked about how big and tall Goliath was, and how he adorned himself with heavy battle armor. This Philistine was intimidating to the Israel people. Who … Continue reading

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Released: When Hearts Rekindle

The third and last in the Great Plains Series — When Hearts Rekindle — is up on the following e-book channels: Kindle Kobo NOOK iBooks Smashwords   Paperback edition is here! Click this link for your copy: Paperback

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Chapter 1Excerpt: Courtships&Carriages

Chapter 1 Winter 1893 Omaha, Nebraska “Be careful,” Gwen yelled to her mother as the snowflakes fell around them. She shrugged, thinking about how these wet flakes had to come as they headed for this boring inaugural. Stepping onto the … Continue reading

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Doing well: Bride by Arrangement

Take a peek at Ruth Ann Nordin’s and my anthology, Bride by Arrangement. It is selling well. The book includes two novellas. Mine is titled, She Came by Train, and Ruth’s story is The Purchased Bride. The story begins with our … Continue reading

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She Came by Train

Scene from Chapter 1 April 1876 Charles City, Virginia   The train chugged toward the station. Smoke bellowed from the engine’s stack. Standing outside underneath the roof of the brick-and-mortar depot, Opal gulped as she watched it approach. She rubbed … Continue reading

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Smell the Roses Giveaway

For our giveaway, Ruth and I decided to do something a little special.  We want to give away some books and a couple of special gifts.  More information can be found out about the books below by going to Janet’s website … Continue reading

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Concept Editing, What is it?

Concept editing, What is it? My new novel, Lockets and Lanterns, is in its final stages of production. One of those processes was concept editing. What is that? you ask. In a nutshell, it is looking at your manuscript as … Continue reading

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