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CELEBRATING The Most Eligible Bachelor

I am tickled to announce the release of The MOST ELIGIBLE BACHELOR Romance Collection from Barbour Publishing. I am blessed to join eight other wonderful authors—Erica Vetsch, Kathleen Y’Barbo, Amanda Barratt, Cynthia Hickey, Shannon McNear, Gabrielle Meyer, and Gina Wellborn—in … Continue reading

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Thanks for joining my party!

Thank you for celebrating with me! Winning the Inspirational Readers Choice Award has been such a thrill, and sharing it with my readers is only right since my readers are the ones who made it possible. I have drawn three … Continue reading

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CELEBRATE WITH ME!!

Two weeks ago, I was honored—not to mention thrilled out of my socks!—to received notification my novella, Hope’s Dwelling Place, had won the Inspirational Readers Choice Award. Since I couldn’t be present when the winners were announced in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE–a writer’s tools

I will tell you right here that this post is NOT original. I didn’t write it, although I wish I had. I suspect it was written by a retired English teacher who was bored. Homographs are words of like spelling … Continue reading

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AND THE WINNER IS . . . .

Thanks, everyone, for helping me celebrate my first book signing. It was a blast! I had my friend draw the winning name for a free copy of SUNDAYS IN FREDERICKSBURG, and the winner is Rhonda White. Rhonda, I’ll contact you … Continue reading

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WINNER OF BECKY LYLES’S BOOK

(drumroll please) . . . . And the winner is EILEEN KEY. Eileen will receive either a hard copy or an e-copy (her choice) of Becky’s book, WINDS OF WYOMING. Stay tuned. More blog interviews with exciting authors, and more … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH BECKY LYLES

With 2013 in full swing, I get to do one of my favorite things: chat with other writers! I’m looking forward to many more authors visiting with me on these pages. Today, I’m delighted to welcome Becky Lyles to my … Continue reading

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AND THE WORD IS…SEEK

I’ve never been a fan of New Year’s resolutions, mainly because they usually make me feel like a failure. I do like to set goals, but in short, attainable strides—marks I can achieve if I put forth some effort, but … Continue reading

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