July 28, 2018

I'm thrilled to announce that just last week, I finished writing the first draft of Book 3 of my Murrells Inlet Miracles series, CRESCENDO.  Of course, there's so much more to do.  Here's a look at my To Do List:

1.  Write Book Description

2. Work with artist to des...

May 13, 2018

We're putting our house up for sale.

Even as I put that sentence in writing, it stuns me just a little bit.  Of course, no one's forcing us.  It was our decision to do it.  But it makes my heart flutter. 

What if someone buys it?

What if no one buys it?

Back...

April 23, 2018

April 1 brought about huge changes in my life.  If you missed it you can read about it in this post.   Among the biggest of things that happened on April 1, I retired from my day job.

When you say those words to most people, they say, "Oh, congratulations."  But wh...

March 20, 2018

April 1, 2018.  Easily one of the most monumental days of my life.  Why?  Well ... let's see ...

It's Easter Sunday.  For Christians, Easter is sort of like our Super Bowl.  It's the biggest, most exciting, most important day of the year.  It's the day Jesus i...

December 30, 2017

2017 is almost behind us!  A friend of mine wrote a blog post of the highlights of each month of her year, and I enjoyed it so much that I thought I'd do the same thing!  It's been a busy year!  A fun year!  And in some cases, a heartbreaking year.  So, here we go:...

December 18, 2017

Goals help me make sure that I'm staying on track throughout the year.  It's sort of like a roadtrip from Illinois to South Carolina.  It's a lot of miles, and takes a lot of time, but with milestones, I know I'm going to get there without time-wasting detours.  If I d...

September 17, 2017

Hmmmmm, 3790.  Three thousand, seven hundred and ninety.  What is the significance of that number?  And why would I write a blog post about it?

It's significant to me.  To my author career.  To my creativity and productive output.

Is it the number of subsc...

August 12, 2017

Sometimes when I write, I pick out a picture of someone that I want to fashion my character's appearance after.  On a few occasions it's been a well-known celebrity.  But sometimes it's a random face that I find on the internet, and when I'm writing about that characte...

August 9, 2017

Exciting news today!!  My new book, Sanctuary went #1 in the Inspirational Romance category on Amazon!  Thank you so much to all the readers who bought the book today and catapulted it to the top of the charts!  You made my day!

To have a book hit #1 in its categor...

June 18, 2017

This week I embarked on a new adventure in Doing It Yourself that I'd never tried before. Being an indie author is all about trying out new stuff, and seeing if you have a talent/aptitude for it.  So ...

I set up my own in-home recording studio and began narrating my fi...

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