Spilled Milk, Broken Vases… (continues) “The Hope Chest”

“Children are bright jewels,   A glowing light in my heart,   A crown on my head.” She leans over the chest and scans to the very bottom, peering with eager eyes and anticipation, inquisitive and searching. She explores through this secret chest, and with infinite reverence touches and lifts a forgotten memento: a fading photograph of their five children playing in the sand in Monterey’s white, sandy beaches, on a breezy, though sunny, summer day....more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases… “Part One”

She proceeds to cross a small bridge-way from their bedroom, but stops to lean on a white-painted iron railing to momentarily look out an enormous window—off to the right—that overlooks great mountains that surround the valley they live in. Having taken in a giant eyeful, she continues on her way and soon thereafter begins her ascent on a narrow stairway that will take her directly to Jonathan’s old room’s door, the attic....more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases… “PROLOGUE” continued (part 5)

Adler was leaning against a large oak tree. He stood watchful and expectant, and his once-upon-a-time chestnut-brown hair was again long—to the shoulders—blowing in the wind, and it shimmered in the sun, abundant and beautiful to behold again. With open arms and a welcome smile he beckoned for Dulcenia to hurry and approach—his lifetime companion to take her place, near him, next to him, safely wrapped in his embrace. Dulcenia, without hesitation, hurried to be at Adler’s side....more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases... "Prologue" continued (part 4)

 “To see sights of old   I sleep, dream, and remember   What tastes… What wonders…“  ...more

Wicked Good - Jo's guest blog on co-authoring a novel

Hi Everyone - I am a guest blogger on the Gelati Scoop blog. I wrote about co-authoring a novel. Here is the link:http://gelatisscoop.blogspot.com/2011/04/guest-post-amy-faircloth-co-author-of.html...more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases... "Prologue" part 3 cont.

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases and Misplaced Treasures All Rights Reserved Copyright 2003 by V. Kahler-Anderson   PROLOGUE (part 3 cont.)   “I spilled a glass full  Broken, pieces are scattered  Precious like gold, gone.”  ...more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases... "Prologue" continued

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases and Misplaced Treasures All Rights Reserved Copyright 2003 by V. Kahler-Anderson   PROLOGUE (continued)   “Through the laughter and the tears…  Every Moment was worth the memory…  Every Memory worth the moment…  Though there be riches in abundance, or poverty and despair,...more

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases... "Prologue"

Spilled Milk, Broken Vases and Misplaced Treasures ISBN: 0-595-27694-6 All Rights Reserved Ó 2003 by V. Kahler-Anderson PROLOGUE “The past is not so distant  That words and deeds can easily be forgotten.  The Future not so far  That a dream can’t be imagined;  Sketched in blueprint,...more

Wicked Good - made its first top 20 book list

The Gelati’s Scoop/The G-ZONE Top 20 novels of the 1st quarter of this year 2011   Hi, everybody! I have put together my top 20 picks of novels for so far this year. 1. Harlan Coben-Live Wire 2. John Locke- Everything the guy has done: Donovan Creed to Follow the Stone. This is must read stuff! 3. Layton Green- The Summoners- $.99 of kick#$% 4.Lee Goldberg-Mr. Monk on the Road- This is probably the man’s best work with this character!...more

Wicked Good - is number one!

After being published only 8 days, Wicked Good is the number one best seller for our publisher, Trestle Press.Sometimes, there are no words. And that says a lot coming from a couple of writers. go to www.amazon.com, search Wicked Good, only $2.99 for the Kindle.Thank you,Amy and Joannewww.amyandjoanne.comwww.wickedgoodthebook.blogspot.comamyandjoanne@gmail.com...more