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Off to Spalding University’s MFA Low Residency!

I’m off to my second intensive low-residency at Spalding University’s Master of Fine Arts in Writing program in about an hour.  In many ways it is very different from my past experiences through conferences and seminars through Romance Writers of … Continue reading

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Fiction From the Foothills: Interview with Leslie Lynch

Here’s a great interview (of me) that my friend, Carolyn Astfalk, posted on her blog. Great, thought-provoking questions. I hope you enjoy reading it! (Click on the underlined word, above, to access the interview)  

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Unholy Bonds, a Novel of Suspense and Healing – Now Available!

Unholy Bonds, a novel of suspense and healing, and Book 2 of the Appalachian Foothills series, is now available! Click here to purchase in either Kindle or print format on Amazon. I’m excited to announce that Lannis and Ben’s story continues, … Continue reading

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5 Star Reviews for HIJACKED!

I am incredibly humbled and (so very) pleased at the reception Hijacked has received since it launched last week! Here are some snippets of reviews and other comments: “From the very first chapter, I was hooked on Hijacked! Throughout, the … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, HIJACKED!

It’s here! HIJACKED is now available through Amazon.com in print and/or ebook formats! If you choose to purchase, THANK YOU! Happy reading. ♥ (And if you enjoy it, which I hope you do, please consider taking a few minutes to … Continue reading

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Gratitude: an encore

Readers of this blog will know that a lifelong dream of mine is about to come true: My first novel will come out in the next few days. While this is exciting (extremely!!!) and a teensy bit scary, I also … Continue reading

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2013 Golden Heart® Finalists: Where Are They Now?

It’s been nearly a year since eight of us embarked on a wonderful journey: The Contemporary Single Title Finalists in the 2013 Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® Contest. We’ve grown individually and professionally, and thought it would be fun … Continue reading

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Winding down…

How can one avoid inspiration with views like this? It has been a wonderful retreat. Time for prayer and sacraments, time for writing and fellowship. New friends, new directions. We go our separate ways tomorrow. While I did not get … Continue reading

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Your Word is My Delight – halfway done already!

Do you see the heart-shaped blue sky formed by the trees above the Pieta statue? I hope so! I tried to get the right angle so I could share it. Our retreat is half over already. Hard to believe. From … Continue reading

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7 (Yes, SEVEN!) days. The countdown speeds up…

It’s closing in fast. One week until the Golden Heart® and Rita® award ceremony. Yikes! I have so much to do, and so little time all of a sudden! Today’s agenda is full of little errands necessary for the packing … Continue reading

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