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It is with great honor that I find myself the featured author on the site of Caleb and Linda Pirtle today with my new book release WE ARE DIFFERENT NOW. You can find it at and I hope you’ll … Continue reading

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Jake is still anxious to meet you and can’t understand why that feeling isn’t mutual. Afterall, he’s a super nice guy with good looks and a warm personality. Miss Berta adores him from the moment she meets him and Tomi … Continue reading

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My new book: JAKE – Whiskey, Water & Wildfire

My new book is an eBook novella and is now available on at . It is called JAKE –  Whiskey, Water & Wildfire and is $4.99. This is the first of three novellas in my Drifters Series and … Continue reading

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  This morning it suddenly occurred to me that I have neglected my blog far too long. I’ve been totally engrossed in my work in progress that is taking me in a totally new direction. When I’m seriously writing, I … Continue reading

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Decided it was time to take down my Christmas blog when I got an email from my husband’s cousin telling me it looks great today. This is that time of year when I lose track of time and stay so … Continue reading

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On this Black Friday, I happen to be the guest on author Thonie Hevron’s blog at Hope you’ll take a moment to stop at her site and read what I have to say about Thankfulness. Comments are always welcome, of … Continue reading

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TANGLED WEBS by F. M. Meredith a.k.a. Marilyn Meredith

Today I am hosting my friend and fellow author, F. M. Meredith a.k.a.  Marilyn Meredith. This lady makes the Energizer Bunny look lazy. In addition to caring for her home and family, she writes two different series of books a … Continue reading

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Losing My First Publisher

When I wrote my first book (non-fiction grandparents grief book) WE ARE DIFFERENT NOW, I had no clue how to find or use a publisher. But via Keith Bettinger, a former police officer and grief counselor who was the first … Continue reading

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Snow Angel by Jackie Taylor Zortman

via Snow Angel by Jackie Taylor Zortman Just click on the above link and it will take you to P. J. Nunn’s Book Browsing site where I am a guest author today – July 21, 2018. Hope you’ll leave a … Continue reading

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During the Lull Between Publishers

Back in December I took my rights back from Oak Tree Press and now have contracts for both my books (one non-fiction and one novel)  plus my novel coming out shortly called SNOW ANGEL. My new publisher is Aakenbaaken & … Continue reading

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