Ponies, Monkeys, and Karma . . . Oh my! #horses #ponies #minihorses

Okay, so this post really isn't writing-related, but I just couldn't help myself. And although it happened years ago, I still think about this day often, and in fact, when it popped up in my memories not too long ago, I thought I need to share this story again. Before I get into my little [...]

My trip to Montgomery, Alabama #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #civilwar #horses

While I was writing and researching my debut novel, The Woman on the Painted Horse, I took a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Yes, I know the picture say Arkansas, we just didn't stop for pictures with the Alabama sign. Why I have no idea, since it would have made sense. Hindsight is always 20/20. Anyway, [...]

Writing and Riding #writing #amwriting #horsebackriding #horses

 In the hectic, everyday life of writing, book promotion, blogging, farm chores (milking the goat, taking care of the chickens, and watering the garden), household chores (laundry, dishes, cleaning, and cooking), homeschooling my oldest along with just taking care of two young children, I find that "me" time is...well...something unfortunately, I don't get much of--unless I get [...]