May 2016

I Love Gothic Fiction!

By |2016-05-15T08:28:22-04:00May 15th, 2016|News|

Gothic fiction combines fiction with horror, death and romance. In these books, the setting and surroundings seem alive and vital. They are characters in themselves. Think Wuthering Heights with its imprisonment, dark stairways, stormy weather, melancholy figures and ghosts; think Rebecca and her haunted Manderley. These stories always fascinate and enthrall. In my novel, The [...]


By |2016-05-15T08:26:18-04:00May 15th, 2016|News|

Today I reflect on my journey from high school teacher to magazine entrepreneur to published author. I take my husband’s advice and remember to breathe fresh air, and pause, to contemplate all I’ve accomplished. It’s easy to ponder upon what’s coming, to worry about what’s undone. I worry about getting my novel, The Yard, out [...]