Tag Archives: women’s fiction

Last Chapter for The Button Collector

My book is five years old now—a literary kindergartner!–but I still remember the day I got the news that a small press in Ohio wanted to publish it. Even though I’ve been a writer most of my life, publishing a … Continue reading

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Last chance for a goodreads giveaway!

From now until October 8 you can enter a goodreads giveaway for a signed copy of The Button Collector. The contest is open to readers in many English speaking countries plus a few more.  Here are the details: The Button Collector … Continue reading

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Moments

Epiphanies.  Zen.  Mountaintop Experiences. Bucket loads of thanks to all my friends, readers, fellow writers, and mentors who were there with me yesterday at my book launch celebration–in body or in spirit. It was one of those moments when life … Continue reading

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Frame Tale Spotlight: Girl in Hyacinth Blue

  Here’s my second focus on favorite frame tales, aka interlinked stories… When I first read Susan Vreeland’s Girl in Hyacinth Blue many years ago, I felt it shared a strong kinship with the book I was writing, the book … Continue reading

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…. countdown to publication and a goodreads giveaway!!!

Okay . . . that feeling when the roller coaster has gone through the last gear shift before it reaches the top of the first hill and your stomach has dropped out and somehow time is both moving way-too-fast-and-excruciatingly-slowly and … Continue reading

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