Feeling Lighter

Yesterday I got my draft of Sally off to my beta readers. When I got to the end and read the last couple of sentences a chill went up my spine and I had an emotional release. I think that’s a good sign. Sally was born into slavery in 1858. She died at 110 on March 31,Continue reading “Feeling Lighter”

The Missing Butler

This is the first story featured in my book, The Missing Butler and Other Life Stories (A Collection of Short Stories). The book, both electronic and paperback) is available through various outlets, Amazon, Nook, Smashwords, Kobo, iBooks, etc. “IT WAS THAT butler fellow that did it. Robbed me blind of ten thousand pounds” Those were nearly theContinue reading “The Missing Butler”

The Color of Cold and Ice

Originally posted on How Useful It Is:
Synopsis from Goodreads: Sybil has dreams; the prophetic kind, although interpreting them correctly is another matter. Her latest dream involves her sister Emerald, who wants to pursue her art once more and move on with her life after losing her husband. John, once felt he was making a…

Day Seven – Final Day of Art Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (A Collection of Short Stories). These are illustrations from that book. Day 7: Skipping ahead to the last story in the book –Continue reading “Day Seven – Final Day of Art Challenge”

Day Six – Art Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (A Collection of Short Stories). These are illustrations from that book. Day 6 – Auld Lang Syne – (sixth story in the book)Continue reading “Day Six – Art Challenge”

Day Five Art Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (A Collection of Short Stories). These are illustrations from that book. Day 5 – the fifth story – The Wickham Just your averageContinue reading “Day Five Art Challenge”

Day Four Art Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (A Collection of Short Stories). These are illustrations from that book. Day 4 – the fourth story in the book – Nine LivesContinue reading “Day Four Art Challenge”

Day Three – Art Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This was a Facebook challenge, but am moving it over to my blog. Willena Jeane Belden’s blog can be found here:  https://willenajbelden.com/ This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (AContinue reading “Day Three – Art Challenge”

Day One – Seven Day Challenge

I was challenged by my friend, Willena Jeane Belden, to post a painting a day for seven days. This was a Facebook challenge, but am moving it over to my blog. Willena Jeane Belden’s blog can be found here:  https://willenajbelden.com/ This is digital art. I just published “The Missing Butler and Other Life Mysteries” (AContinue reading “Day One – Seven Day Challenge”