BOOK REVIEW: Adrift by Robin Wainwright

  I absolutely love stories with a touch of history and the paranormal. So I was excited to win a copy of Adrift from the author's giveaway. The story begins with Heather, who has recently lost her father. She is lonely and miserable and rattling around the house they both shared. Heather's has had no [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:22+00:00December 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SeaMercy – Guest Post by Richard Hackett

The Real Call of the South Pacific Fiji, Vanuatu, Tahiti, Palau, Tonga, Samoa… Just hearing the names of those islands conjures up travel brochure images of a warm tropical sun setting in the distance over blue turquoise waters, palm trees leaning towards the ocean, luxurious air conditioned hotels and honeymoon getaways nestled on secluded white [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:23+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Free Promo for Authors

To all my author friends and acquaintances: I just signed on with http://askdavid.com/free-book-promotion to have STAIRWAY TO MY HEART promoted for FREE.  Just follow the link above, complete a short questionnaire about your book, and voila! You're done and in the queue for promotion. Once my promo page is active, I'll provide a link here for you [...]

By |2012-09-09T23:10:40+00:00September 9th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recycle Ideas

Today I'd like to share with you some nifty recycle ideas. Feel free to copy them or use them to inspire you in new ways. The first three items are courtesy of  Recycled Art Foundation. Plastic spoons make an awesome wreath! An old boat becomes a garden bench and shelter: Does your cat love to [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:33+00:00September 7th, 2012|Uncategorized|1 Comment


Every now and then I run across something that fits into more than one category of my life.  As I was browsing through Pinterest yesterday, looking for inspiration pieces for Book #2 of The Bridgewater Chronicles, I came across a recipe for cornbread that looked good. Following it back to its origin, I stumbled upon [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:34+00:00August 1st, 2012|General Observations, Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Feel Good

Today is Primary Day here in Florida. So, bright and early this morning (okay, not so bright but definitely early) I pulled my car into a spot at the polling place in my precinct. I was one of the first few to arrive on my way to work. I saw a few really early people exiting [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:38+00:00January 31st, 2012|Blog Category, Uncategorized|0 Comments


Each of us has traditions that we've grown up with. Some are family traditions that have stayed with us since childhood. Others are traditions that we've created with our own family. And then there are the things that have always been done in a traditional manner.In the short span of time from the beginning of [...]

By |2012-01-18T21:17:52+00:00January 18th, 2012|Blog Category, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lost, Found, Lost Again

Why is it that family members feud? I can understand immediate family members sometimes don't get along. But what annoys me is when something happened a generation or two back and folks carry on because 'we don't associate with that side of the family'. I knew from an early age that we (mom, dad, and [...]

By |2017-05-18T21:35:38+00:00January 9th, 2012|Blog Category, Uncategorized|0 Comments