Book Review: The Mine by John A. Heldt

Title: The MineAuthor: John A....more

Looking for Reviewers!

...for THE HIDDEN ONES, the first book in my new series, LEGACY OF THE WATCHERS.You can read about the series and request a free copy at Reading!...more

Flooding Memories

(This month I’m posting excerpts from my books and telling you the story behind them.)I remember several floods while growing up on the farm I featured in my Butter in the Well book series.The creek runs through the middle of the farm, with the river on the west border. Most times the creek is dry, but it can flood quickly as Kajsa found out there first night on their new land....more

Theodora: The Most Powerful Woman You Never Heard Of

Theodora was many things. She was a girl trying to make a living. She was an actress who pushed boundaries and captivated audiences. She was Theodora-of-the-Brothel. She was a strong woman who knew her own mind and how to make her own way. As the title of Stella Duffy's novel, Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore states, Theodora was all those things -- but she was much, much more. She was possibly the most powerful woman in the history of the Roman Empire, and chances are, you've never heard of her before. ...more
I really want to read more about the rest of her life. I was so intrigued that I did a little ...more

A Whisper of Peace


Giveaway and Free Download: The Colonel's Lady

Oh I like the cover... though I wish she had a whole head and not just half of one.more

On good gifts, undeserved favor, and a giveaway

Though Mine is the Night by Liz Curtis Higgs focuses on three female characters, in some ways it tells the tale of all women because it’s patterned after the book of Ruth....more

What moves the heart of a king?

Wallis Simpson. Guinevere. Diana. Kate Middleton. For some reason, royal romance is particularly enthralling to many of us. Though I must admit that I didn't watch the most recent royal wedding, I have enjoyed playing princess in my imagination a time or two. One of my favorite royal stories brings to mind this verse ...more