Tag Archives: Inspirational

Seeking Fortune on Kindle Scout

I am thrilled that Seeking Fortune, my Inspirational Regency, has been approved for Kindle Scout. There are lies more believable than truth. Losing his wife and daughter to influenza shook James Colchester’s faith in God. As another epidemic threatens, he’s … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Road

Thanksgiving is days away and many folks have shopped for traditional foods to prepare for guests. Others will go to someone’s house and still others will eat out with family and friends. Thanksgiving Road has stories about folks who go … Continue reading

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Tea for Two Tidbits

Five different types of tea would have been available to Regency England: white, yellow, green, oolong, and black. The most common and popular teas were green and black, much as these two types of tea are the most popular today. … Continue reading

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It’s National Poet’s Day!

Today is National Poet’s Day! I’m a writer, and appreciate poetry, although I don’t write poetry. Do you have a favorite poem? Please share in the comments below for a chance to win a copy of my Inspirational Historical romance … Continue reading

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Recipe for Roasted Hedgehog

Today I’m sharing a recipe for roasted hedgehog, which was a favorite Romany (Gypsy) dish. In my Regency Inspirational novel, Seeking Patience, the Rom would have dredged the hedgehog in black pepper after cooking. Although I can’t personally verify the … Continue reading

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The fascinating culture of the Romany (Gypsies) Part Two

Today I’m continuing to share the fascinating culture of the Romany (Gypsies). If you missed Part One, check out last week’s post on July 24th. It is no secret that the Rom have suffered persecution, prejudice, exclusion, and discrimination for … Continue reading

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The fascinating culture of the Romany (Gypsies) Part One

“Gadje Gadjensa, Rom Romensa.” This is a Romany (Gypsy) saying that means “Gadje with Gadje, Rom with Rom.” So what is a gadje? A gadje in the Romany language means “not one of us.” Many Rom prefer to not allow … Continue reading

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