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Add a crime novel to your Christmas list for a Nitty Gritty Christmas

November 15, 2017


Crime doesn’t stop during Christmas — neither does hope. Tom Stone: Nitty Gritty Christmas is available on Amazon in print and ebook formats. Experience the pursuit of justice and desire for family in Tom Stone: A Nitty Gritty Christmas Tom Stone and his partner Jake Sharpe pursue a small-time drug lord who has poisoned candy […]

Thanksgiving is courageous hope out of chaos

November 27, 2014


While the first Thanksgiving focuses on the Pilgrims giving thanks while in tough circumstances, the holiday makes me think of a selection from the biography of John Adams, written by David McCullough. Adams and his wife Abigail were often separated for weeks at a time as he rode to and from Boston and Philadelphia and […]

Taking Action Against Brain Tumors in Orange County

September 20, 2013


The Orange County Brain Tumor Walk is an inspiring event that shows the value of battling a disease. Families in Orange County who have relatives or friends living with brain tumors or need support can turn to the event taking place tomorrow September 21 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. Nearly 700,000 people in the United […]

Fashion and Fiction: Browsing Fashions for My Novels

August 12, 2013


Fashion and Fiction: Browsing Fashions for My Novels.

Join Me in Visiting Talented Romance Authors

July 22, 2013


Join Me in Visiting Talented Romance Authors.

Sightings of Unusual Life in the Desert

June 21, 2013


If you get a chance, I recommend spending a few hours in this site, an other-worldly place and fascinating collection of boulders and unusual trees. I’ve been traveling frequently as of late. Ontario, California; San Diego; Palm Springs; and now we’re heading up to Big Bear today. Some of it has been work and […]

Listening is a Healing Skill

April 16, 2013


The tragedy at the Boston Marathon is haunting and illustrates our fragile existence. Helping those who experienced the explosions to heal may only be a matter of listening. Someone who has experienced a tragic event or who is worn out by on-going challenges needs a listening ear. This lesson hit me after an especially intense […]

My Memoir

April 6, 2013


Amazing how the memories are coming back to me. Today I spent writing about my run across the country.