Lockets have a certain mystique. They hold memories and sometimes secrets. Wearing the picture of your beloved close to your heart is the epitome of romance, one of the reasons lockets have been around since at least the 16th century. During the Victorian era, lockets reached new heights of popularity. Prince Albert bestowed on his […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
By Angela Ruth Strong Finding Love in Park City, Utah might have been the easiest novel I’ve ever written. And the hardest. It was easy to write because the story is so similar to my own experience. I wrote 30,000 words in three days. If you’re not an author, what that means is if I […]
By Gayla K. Hiss When I think of our first president, the story of a young boy fessing up to chopping down his father’s prized cherry tree usually comes to mind. That popular story, it turns out, is more fiction than fact, which causes me to wonder—who was the real George Washington? Since we recently […]
By Deborah Dulworth I lost my dear husband of forty-four years on Christmas day 2016 to pancreatic cancer. He was my closest friend, my problem solver, and, of course, my sweetheart. Ray and I enjoyed many things together. On the top of the list was attending gospel sings where our daughter, Christy performed with her […]
By Anna Zogg Most people know what science fiction (sci-fi) is. We think of Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Poul Anderson—as well as a host of current sci-fi writers with their sometimes dry and detailed explanations. But what is science fantasy? Is it science fiction, or is it fantasy? The first time I read the phrase, […]
When I was a little girl, I had some definite ideas about what I wanted my life to be like when I became an adult. I planned to have seven children, and I vowed to get married on Christmas Eve. I had seen Santa Claus is Coming to Town, and I remembered the part when the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
My Road to Publication By Kimberly Rose Johnson Hi, I’m Kimberly Rose Johnson, and I’m one of Mountain Brook Ink’s authors. I like to describe my books as “Christian romance meets women’s fiction.” When Miralee, the owner of Mountain Brook Ink asked me to write a post for the company blog, I was told to […]