Release Date Pushed Back

I hate to do this, I really do. I've done *something* to my right shoulder. My dr said it was a sprain, two weeks ago. Suddenly it's getting worse and I'm being sent to a specialist. Unfortunately, it means I've been fighting a fair amount of pain and haven't been able to finish preparing Claiming …

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Just write!

I was recently in a discussion with other authors about the actual process of writing down that first draft.  This isn't the one where you've made any edits, it's the raw, unfiltered story.  It's a little like drawing at this stage.  There are circles, squares, lines, and none of it makes a lot of sense …

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Chasing Freedom: Chapter 23 Teaser

Michael pursed his lips and opened the box. Everyone watched as he pulled out a large basket constructed of woven rags in gaudy colors. He gave Hannah a confused look as he set it on the table. Tied to the handle was an envelope. He opened it and read a handwritten letter, several pages long, …

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Chasing Freedom: Chapter 22 Teaser

With his shoulders slumped, Michael kept his eyes on the floor but made his way to sit beside Alyssa. They sat in silence for several minutes before he raked his fingers through his wet hair and groaned, “I can’t believe how fucked that went. Everything was fine, and then, then it just wasn’t.”   Remember, …

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Chasing Freedom: Chapter 20 Teaser

At first, Apollo spoke of the production he had been practicing for and the new alterations in the costumes. After the stove was clean though, he stood near Alyssa, watching her for a moment before speaking again. “So you’ve figured it out?” he asked. Surprised, Alyssa looked up. “Figured what out?” “That you’re in love …

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Chasing Freedom: Chapter 19 Teaser

Michael took a deep breath and leaned onto his desk. When he spoke, his determination relayed itself to the room in his low tones and slow speech. “I want you to do whatever it takes to make sure we get out of there alive. I am quite completely free of concern for the lives of …

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Chasing Freedom: Chapter 16 Teaser

She gathered their plates and leaned over Jonah’s shoulder. She leaned in close enough her lips almost brushed his earlobe. “If you want to, consider our agreement expanded,” Alyssa whispered, careful to ensure that Joshua wouldn’t hear her. “Helping is helping, after all.” Jonah froze, sputtered, and turned slowly in his chair to face her. …

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