When I was writing short form Steampunk, Paranormal, etc. I had a map on my website of where my stories were set… So, why not have one here? SERIES 1 St. Raphael, CA – Contemporary Romance with Heat 2 Ellingsford, MT – Sweet Historical Western 3 Orsino Security – Paranormal Bear Shifters 4 Three Rivers… Read More Where Are We? – Update
I like the little things… no, we’re not talking about ‘sweating’ the small stuff… but there are so many things that were different in the past that seem almost alien to people in the modern world. I think the most important thing is to keep learning and that, for me, means to keep reading books… Read More Breeching: Clothing… Not Birth
When I was writing short form Steampunk, Paranormal, etc. I had a map on my website of where my stories were set… So, why not have one here? SERIES 1 St. Raphael, CA – Contemporary Romance with Heat 2 Ellingsford, MT – Sweet Historical Western 3 Orsino Security – Paranormal Bear Shifters 4 Three Rivers… Read More Where Are We?
Let’s get this straight – I LOVE HISTORICAL ROMANCE Heck, I love History – When I decided to get my degree in Costume Design and Construction it was because of my love of history.. and pretty clothes… and fabric… and well, the list goes on… Add to that my love of period pictures and magazines… Read More Western Historicals – Receipt vs Recipe
(This Post was originally written for the Sweet Americana Sweetheart Blog) One Day More… nope, sorry – I’m not singing Les Miz for you… Tomorrow is the release of my book “Imogene’s Ingenuity”- It’s the 9th book in a series of 25 Sweet Historical Western books – The Alphabet Mail-Order Brides Series I’d like to… Read More One Day More… err Two Days
Being the month of Thanksgiving, I thought I’d share two receipts from Peterson’s Magazine 1868 (now remember, I haven’t tested these receipts/recipes… so be careful) Mashed Potatoes. – Mashed potatoes form a very common dish at English tables. This dish is generally, however, a kind of substitute, for the vegetable is seldom mashed unless it… Read More Thanksgiving Receipts – Peterson’s Magazine 1868
This is a map of Bower, Colorado in the 1870s – In “Home to Roost” we introduced “Quinn” and Brigid – Brigid spent her first few days at the Hampton Boarding House and then found herself outside of town at the Quinn Homestead. In “Hold Her Close” we introduced “Hill” and Faith, and Faith’s two… Read More Bower, Colorado – 1870s
The Three Rivers Express Series started last year (2017) with alternate books written by myself and author Nan O’Berry. I started in the Spring with “Always, Ransom” and then the fall with “Always, Wyeth,” and now, my last book in the series, “Always, Ellis” is the second to the last book in the series. We… Read More Always, Ellis – Released!
Surprise! The book “Hold Her Close” as part of my Wandering Hearts Series was set to be released on 11/16, but sweetness, Amazon let the cat out of the bag on the 13th of November! He was tired of gambling his life away, one lonely night after another. She was struggling to keep her family… Read More New Release: Hold Her Close
Thanks so much to everyone that nominated my stories and/or voted for them in the Romance Category for “Indie Book 2016” Awards, created by Metamorph Publishing!