Taking Chances, my first novel, may be getting published by a new publishing house! I sent the manuscript in just to see if the publishing house would be interested in publishing the book and they are. I saw a post for a new publisher looking for novels and clients and shot my shot. They told … Continue reading Getting Published?
"Don't grab him like that," Mary said sternly, pulling her son Carson away from Sam. Sam looked down at their son, seeing the red indentations left on Carson's arm. He felt something catch in his throat as he saw the boy's wet eyes fill up like the ocean tide. Sam looked up at Mary, her … Continue reading Homefront
I started writing FN yesterday and continued where I left off in a very important chapter. My goal was to hit 500 words and within an hour, I'd written 600 and didn't even realize I'd gotten that far. I thought I'd written maybe 200 or a little more, but I didn't expect 600. At that … Continue reading Just Start
Derek found out later that Michaela had sent Jamie out there to cheer him up. Michaela and Jamie knew each other from clinicals and classes. Jamie hadn’t known who Derek was at the time, but she had heard what happened to him that day. After meeting Derek, Jamie took it upon herself to make sure … Continue reading Frigid Nights Chapter Five
Derek stood in the doorway, his shoulder against the frame, coffee in his hand. He watched Jamie’s chest rise and fall with each breath as if she were just sleeping peacefully. The bruising on her arms, her left leg in a cast from where her femur shattered, and the stitches on the left side of … Continue reading Frigid Nights Chapter Two