Tag: historical fiction

Book Review: Burning Sky

Burning Sky by Lori Benton My rating: 5 of 5 stars Authentic in both historical details and deeply rooted characters set in late 1700s New York, author Lori Benton delivers a visual and emotional journey for readers. After several years of living in captivity with the Mohawk people, the woman who was called Burning Sky … Continue reading Book Review: Burning Sky

Book Review: Out of the Ruins

Out of the Ruins by Karen Barnett My rating: 4 of 5 stars With a perfect combination of historical detail and unique characters, Karen Barnett brought life to early 1900s San Francisco. Amid personal tragedy, the 1906 earthquake forces Abby Fischer to face her fears and take risks she never thought she would. I was … Continue reading Book Review: Out of the Ruins

NO EYE HAS SEEN Character Insight: Lydia’s Favorite Things

At nearly seventeen years of age, Lydia finds excitement in the little things as a means of surviving boredom. She observes the change in seasons, enjoys talking to the animals she tends, and to her mama’s frustration—day dreams far too often. Read on to learn about some details that are not fully revealed between the … Continue reading NO EYE HAS SEEN Character Insight: Lydia’s Favorite Things

New Year, Old Purpose

The past several months my energy and writing focus have been zeroed in on my recipe and diet resource guide for CSID. Though I am honored to help many families around the world and find the need to make healthy and digestive-friendly cooking a priority in my home--- my true passion for writing is inspirational … Continue reading New Year, Old Purpose

From “No Eye Has Seen”, Draft 1

As I begin to work on my fiction projects for the first time in nearly five years, I will be posting glimpses of my inspirational fiction novel. The following is an excerpt from what is currently chapter 11 in my work titled "No Eye Has Seen." I will be posting the complete synopsis shortly after … Continue reading From “No Eye Has Seen”, Draft 1