I literally shy away from answering the question “what is your favorite” believing that my taste is so eclectic that choosing is hard. There may be some deep, dark psychological rationale why I cannot claim a favorite song, book, food, etc. I’m standing firm on the eclectic excuse for now. […]
Here’s a little secret about my next novel, On Satan’s Island. The heroine, Bobbi Woods wears no clothes or covering. But even though she is naked, she is often shrouded by mystery because she possesses uncanny strength, courage, instincts, and faith. Bobbi’s physical appearance causes our other main characters, who are […]
Do research on a possible non-fiction book about abundant living Post a tweet Review and schedule this blog post Create a book trailer for On Satan’s Island Tweak the final chapter (again) of On Satan’s Island Replace a section of siding on my house Clean litter boxes Call sons and see how […]
Shortly, I will be releasing another novel, On Satan’s Island. This time, the story will be a supernatural adventure story, not a romance or romance adventure. But like Through the Valley of the Shadow, the chapter titles are also song titles. The songs that they mirror will not be secular rock […]
” ‘I want more than happiness,” Marcy testifies, “I want joy and completeness,’” A River Bend, Page 178
Like all of the chapters in Through the Valley of the Shadow, Chapter Seventeen shares its title with the title of a song, “Only Wanna Be With You.”
The chapter titles in Through the Valley of the Shadow, a romance/adventure novel are also song titles. “Rescue Me,” Fontella Bass, 1965, not only shares the same title as the chapter, but possibly Marcy’s feelings at this moment in the novel.
My novel, Through the Valley of the Shadow deals with justice and judgement as well as tell a romance. In this post I share an excerpt from that book focusing on a homeless character.
Join me while I reach out and “capture a moment” and listen to The Association’s version of “Never My Love” and read from my novel.
Why do I write? Now, I write, not to be the best selling author or to establish a legacy that lives on after I’m gone to be with God. I write because God gave me that gift and it is a way to thank him and serve him.