Children are a blessing, but raising them from birth to adulthood is far from easy. Sometimes becoming a parent in the first place isn’t easy, either. Just try to imagine the troubles and trials a mail order bride might face in the 1880s as she dealt with these kinds of issues. As if what she […]

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Kansas was one of the gateways to the wild, wild west. Western history is rich in Kansas. Shootouts, cattle drives, and mail order brides. An almost perfect combination for love to bloom and grow. The complete Kansas Mail Order Bride series is now available. Find out more here:

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Christmas is my favorite time of the year and I’m sure I’m not alone. Stories about love and happiness during the holidays dominate my Kindle from mid-November until just about the end of January. If you love Christmas stories like I do, check out my offering to the season of holiday reading!

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The latest book in the Kansas Mail Order Bride Series is finished!  And it’s live on Amazon now. This is a really sweet story about how Hayley Caplin was basically disowned by her family. Instead of letting them get the best of her, she made her own way and found a husband in Kansas. Things […]

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The prequel in The Parson’s Daughters Series is the love story of Albert and Helen. Yes, there was a love story before the girls were born! Faith, Hope, and Charity’s parents faced many difficulties. Their love of God and each other got them through. Find out about the early years!    

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This is the story of Gillian. She’s miserable in her posh New York City home with her parents. They make all her decisions and she has no chance to do what she wants to do. She loves the outdoors but enjoying nature isn’t an option for her. She isn’t even allowed to have a dog […]

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Ella Barber finds herself in a difficult position. She’s a young widow with a baby and she wants her son to have options as he grows up. She knows she must make a change. She answers a Mail Order Bride ad and gets a proposal from a prominent doctor in Belmont, Nevada. Find out how […]

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Book 3 of my Mail Order Bride Short Story series is now published and available on Amazon. This one was so much fun to write! I fell in love with Annabelle and her calm resolve to do the right thing and survive. Judd is a man who is living with a secret that’s eating him […]

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Book two in the Mail Order Bride Short Stories series is published and available. Don’t Fence Him In “Viola is expected to marry someone she doesn’t love. Of course he’ll provide for her and be a decent husband there’s no doubt about that. Viola wants happiness and adventure and she’s determined to get it. She […]

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