Category Sweet Saturday

#sweetsat – Sparking a Change

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Sparking a Change.  It’s a short story that will be available from Astraea Press at the beginning of September. It should be a quick, fun read. Lights glittered around the gazebo and shone on the cover band picking out the tunes of Johnny Cash […]

#sweetsat – Ryan tries to run

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Ryan needs to see for himself what the doctor has said is true. After lying in bed tossing and turning for the better part of the night and waking up after short bursts of anxious sleep, he needed to burn off the haze. The doctor’s words rattled around […]

#sweetsat – Can Charles cause any more trouble?

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Climbing Heartbreak Hill.  Charles has hit a deer and it causing even more trouble for Tara. “I’m out by Bubba’s and that fancy-­‐‑pants you work with hit a deer and put his swanky car in the ditch. And now Bubba’s out here, scoping out […]

#sweetsat – Is Ryan’s knee getting better?

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Climbing Heartbreak Hill. Ryan is having a followup appointment with his surgeon after surgery to repair his ACL. Ryan would be thankful when the weather was finally warm enough to wear shorts, so he didn’t have to struggle with his pant leg and his […]

#sweetsat – A softball in your nose…

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Climbing Heartbreak Hill. Ryan and Tara have had a bit of a disagreement… (I forgot to change the title from the last SweetSat, but it’s fixed now. :-)) Tara tapped her foot while Ryan settled in the tank and others lined up behind her for […]

#sweetsat – Did someone pinch his bum?

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Climbing Heartbreak Hill. Ryan gets ambushed by all his mother’s friends. Will he flee? I would if I were him. Moving in with his mother hadn’t been as awful as Ryan had expected. He’d been home almost six days and hadn’t felt the urge […]

#sweetsat – Ryan encounters Minnie, will he survive?

It’s time for another Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another snippet from Climbing Heartbreak Hill. Ryan’s first meeting with Minnie. Do you think he’ll survive the encounter? Minnie’s gaze swung to Ryan, and he suddenly wished he had ducked out the door as soon as she came in. She gave him a once-­‐‑over thorough enough to read […]

#sweetsat – About that favor…

Welcome back to Sweet Saturday Samples! Another snippet from CEOs Don’t Cry, about the favor the Ladies owe Tara. Minnie passed the binoculars to Edith.  “See, I told you it would work,” she said, pointing to Mark’s window. Edith removed her glasses and propped the binoculars against her nose.  She peered out the side window […]

#sweetsat – Leslie’s first impression of Tara

Welcome back to Sweet Saturday Samples! Since Climbing Heartbreak Hill is coming out in a few weeks, I thought I’d give you a little snippet of when Tara and Leslie first met. This is an excerpt from my first book, CEOs Don’t Cry.   Leslie grabbed her purse and hurried down the hall to the […]

#sweetsat – “Sidney’s a sweet girl”

Welcome back to Sweet Saturday Samples! Here’s another excerpt of the story about Sidney and Joshua. I don’t have a title for it yet, but I finally sorted out Joshua’s last name (Hudson) and his dad’s first name (Buck). Maybe someday Sidney will have a last name and I’ll even spell her name the same […]