Category Archives: Contemporary

Leftovers and Life

Leftovers from last night and today’s lunch with friends. What have these leftovers to do with writing? Not much and everything.  Supper last night at Waffle House was a gift from a dear friend, one of my former students years … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Enjoy this authentic Irish Scones recipe, brought to you by a granny in County Derry, Ireland. Irish Scones: 2 cups flour 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4-1/2 stick margarine 2 tsp. baking powder 4 oz. buttermilk Set oven to 450F. Grease cooking … Continue reading

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Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway!

Feeling Lucky? Here’s a chance to win one of four $100 Amazon eGift Cards from The No. 1 Site for #Reader #Giveaways~~The Kindle Book Review. Just click the link and enter the Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway. It’s easy & fun. If … Continue reading

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Sold Out and a Cover OOPS!

  .   Here are my friend’s suggestions: Accountant Patrice Strickland enjoys a pampered life until she overhears Hugh, her husband, order a hit on someone. She’s shocked to realize her comfortable life is built with dirty money. Panicked by … Continue reading

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Now I can use my sink!

Several years ago my sink faucet stopped working. Because I am not handy and was trying to be economical and I don’t have a handy boyfriend I used containers to tote water from my bathroom sink to the kitchen. Yes, … Continue reading

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Why Do Writers Write?

Do you ever wonder why some writers write stories and even whole books? Our blog authors know, but some of our readers don’t. 1.This author, Mary Marvella, has characters running around in her head. Stories fill her dreams and her … Continue reading

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It’s a Valentine’s Day Book Sale!

With the most romantic holiday of the year a few days away, I’m thrilled to offer 2 new Valentine releases! The first is A Valentine To Cherish, my Inspirational Contemporary romance, and the third in my Cherish Series. In this … Continue reading

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Back to Bite You is Free!

It’s the Month of Love and also a month till Mardi Gras! BACK TO BITE YOU, the prequel novella to the Bayou Gavotte series, is free on Amazon from February 6-10. It’s a contemporary paranormal mystery/romance with a touch of … Continue reading

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Ghost Town in Georgia, Part 2

  The town is named after Robert Augustus Toombs. This U.S. congressman was secretary of state for the Confederacy There he evaded Union soldiers. At one time  600 people lived there. Toomsboro was chartered in 1904. In the early 1950s, … Continue reading

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Clean Romance Giveaway!

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