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#HistoryMatters

By on July 8, 2016

I had this post in mind for a little while now, knowing July 8 was coming up soon and wanting to revisit the events…

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Firebrand Freedom Campaign

By on March 25, 2016

Hello everyone! Sorry this is a bit late–been playing catch-up since Tuesday night’s book launch. It’s been such an exciting week! There was a…

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From the bottom of my heart

By on March 20, 2016

Here follow my acknowledgements and thank yous–I intended on putting a page in the book devoted to these, but once written, it felt so…

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Character Spotlight: Declan

By on February 24, 2016

Today’s final spotlight is on a character you will meet in next week’s short story, The Emigrant. I hope you’ve enjoyed this post series!…

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Character Spotlight: Allison & Ellen

By on February 22, 2016

I have two characters to introduce to you today! I’m spotlighting them together in part because I’m persnickety and want an even number of…

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Character Spotlight: Abigail

By on February 17, 2016

Today’s post is about Abigail, the title character from my short story The Orphan.

In case you’ve missed any of the previous posts, you can read…

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Character Spotlight: Jack

By on February 15, 2016

In case you’ve missed the previous two character spotlight posts, I’ve been introducing several of the main characters from my upcoming historical novel, Firebrand. Last week…

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Character Spotlight: Westleigh

By on February 10, 2016

This is the second in a series of posts to highlight several main characters from my upcoming historical novel, Firebrand. In case you missed…

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Character Spotlight: Saoirse

By on February 8, 2016

Some of you have recently read about a few of the characters that will be appearing in Firebrand in my short stories (and if…

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Goodreads Giveaway!

By on February 5, 2016

Firebrand is almost here! I think the countdown is 45 days, now. So crazy!  The official release date is…
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March 22!
But you don’t have to…

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Firebrand: The Orphan

By on February 1, 2016

Well, after much struggle, hair-pulling, and half a dozen rewrites, the second of the Firebrand short stories is here!

 
Texas, 1855
Orphaned and sold into slavery…

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Happy 2016!

By on January 5, 2016

Happy New Year! I hope you’ve all enjoyed all of your celebrations over the last few weeks. Christmas with my family was great, New Year’s Eve…

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Firebrand: The Outcast

By on December 7, 2015

Here it is, as promised! I’m pleased to release the first of my short stories into the wild. I hope you like it! Here’s…

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Meet the characters of Firebrand

By on December 1, 2015

In my previous post I mentioned I’ve written three short stories that explore the backstories of certain characters from my novel–today I’d like to introduce you…

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By on November 30, 2015

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday weekend (or just a great weekend, for those outside the US). Thanksgiving was great, and…

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Help Syrian Refugees

By on November 27, 2015

I’m departing from my usual Fair Trade topic today for a quick post on how you can aid some of the most helpless in our world…

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