Pam Hillman’s book releases today!

I’m so excited that friend Pam Hillman’s wonderful book Claiming Mariah is now available at Amazon! This is Pam’s second eBook with Tyndale. I downloaded it and can’t wait to read it!If you’d like to attend Pam’s facebook event, click here.Blessings,...

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The Bride Wore Spurs

I just discovered my April 2013 release,The Bride Wore Spurs is available for pre-order on Amazon here. Can barely believe it! It’s too early for a cover. I keep imagining different covers for this Texas set story but know Love Inspired Books will do a great job. I’ll let you know when a cover is available. Just for the fun of it, I’m posting a couple of picture that I promise will NOT be on the cover. I couldn’t resist this huge spur photo opp in Fort Worth. Or climbing on this longhorn bull with his 6-foot horn span. All in the name of research.   The longhorns in my story are not such gentle beasts.   Blessings,...

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Memorial Day happenings

Memorial Day weekend is a special time in our family. We gather to celebrate two birthdays and enjoy the long weekend together with cookouts, visits to the pool, watching the 500 race on TV. Right after church we turn on the TV and root for our favorite Indy drivers. When I was young, the old name Decoration Day fit perfectly. My family traveled an hour to decorate family graves and to gather afterward at my nearby aunt and uncle’s house for a reunion of sorts. The entire drive to the cemetery we listened to the race. The sound of Indy race cars, the scent of peonies and the vivid purples of iris nestled in Ball jars are part of my memories of that day. Now my husband and I visit two cemeteries to decorate our parents’ graves, to brush grass clippings...

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