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Somewhere the Bells Ring at Sizzling Hot Book Reviews

“Somewhere the Bells Ring is a slightly melancholy Christmas story. The present is wrapped around a love story from the past that influences the characters of Bailey and Eric. To be honest, as I started Somewhere the Bells Ring, I … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and A Very Special Song

I love the Christmas music by Mannheim Steamroller and their Christmas Lullaby is so beautiful….the music takes me back to Christmas’s long ago and is part of the inspiration behind my recent holiday release Somewhere the Bells Ring.  This song, … Continue reading

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Hark the Harry Angels Sing

Back when my all grown up with children of his own son was ‘wee little,’ as the country folk around here say, he thought we were singing about ‘Harry’ angels.      Another child assumed the angel’s name was Harold. … Continue reading

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Garden Gourmet–Recipes from The Wild Rose Press

‘A holiday gift just for you! You can now download our free holiday cookbook. thank you to all the authors and staff who contributed recipes to make another Wild Rose Press holiday tradition possible. Main store link: Wilder Store Link: … Continue reading

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Release Day Eve!

Like a kid whose hung their stocking in hopes that Saint Nickolas soon will appear, my hope is for appreciative readers.  My new release, Somewhere the Bells Ring, is out tomorrow, Nov. 9th, at The Wild Rose Press and will … Continue reading

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The Wonder and Beauty of Historic Homes

My fascination with old homes and plantations, a theme that figures regularly in much of my writing, is partly inspired by the family home place, circa 1816, located outside the historic town of Staunton, Virginia in the lovely Shenandoah Valley.  … Continue reading

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