Why do your readers buy Tangled Memories?

On sale for 99 cents for a few more days! Tangled Memories is different from my normal contemporary romances. In a way, it defies classification. It’s a contemporary romance set in Kentucky. At the same time, it is a typical Gothic romance with the young heroine, Read More...

The Annual Christmas Letter: A Family Tradition

With the advent of email, FaceTime, Facebook and other social media—the practice of mailing Christmas cards to family and friends has slowed. Or stopped. I can keep in touch with folks I haven’t seen in years simply by clicking my Facebook Timeline. But it doesn’t matter. Read More...

Bible Verses Read as US Crew Orbited the Moon

Did you know? On December 24, 1968, in what was the most watched television broadcast at the time, the crew of Apollo 8 read in turn from the Book of Genesis as they orbited the moon. Bill Anders, Jim Lovell, and Frank Borman recited verses 1 through 10, using the King Read More...

What I’ve Learned at Zumba®

When Jamal challenged me to take a Zumba class, I was skeptical, but I went. Here’s what I learned. The main qualification for a Zumba instructor is to smile during the whole one-hour class. It helps if you have rhythm. Like dancing, Zumba is hard work. Sometimes Read More...

Purging Junk is Therapeutic

There’s something cathartic about cleaning house and tossing out years of stuff. The junk truck came today, and two polite young men took away several pounds of memories. Oh, I was sad about the disposal of memories. There was the wooden stool I’d used as a schoolteacher Read More...