2018 Release of ADVERSITY – Face to Face


Book One in the FAITH Chronicles An Aspiring Story Based on the Truth from Following a German Family to Texas in 1840 In the early 1980’s this novel had its beginning preempted by another called the Struss Family History. The author, while wearing tall cowboy boots, trudged through many small country farms in Colorado, Austin,

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A Prince of Their Own


In the fifth novel of the Gideon Detective Series, Bridgit Flynn returns to action. She has just solved the case of the murdered teller in the sleepy village of Black Rock Cove and a high-end hotel committee requests her services in solving a rash of robberies from the boarders. A PRINCE OF THEIR OWN by

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Ku Klux Klan Comes to Aid in Supporting Pure Womanhood from the First Ordained Woman Minister in Louisiana


In the true story written by her own hand, the Reverend Ada Slaton Bonds of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church faced many adversities. One, an abusive husband for twenty-five years and one that spent every dime the family made on whiskey. He beat laborers. He hit his two oldest boys that left scars on their backs

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120 Days Through Hell! The Runaway Scrape


Crossing the Trinity River Prairies Where Cold and Flooded Waters Caused Many Lives to be Lost – 1836 In my recently released creative non-fiction novel, The Rose of Bray’s Bayou, Dilue Rose Harris and thousands of other elderly men, women, and children rush across the “wilderness” trying to reach the Sabine River before Santa Anna

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Thanksgiving is Much More than One Day a Year!


This blog is being written four days before Thanksgiving Day while I am lying here with a Continuous Passive Motion machine attached to my leg twice a day for about five hours. I just had my knee replacement done and I am not having a very pleasant experience to say the least. Even though we

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