Building a New Foundation

When all of the boxes have been unpacked and everything has been put away, the building can finally begin. And when the building has been completed and the cosmetics take over, warmth will finally color the walls. And when the walls are decorated with treasured moments and framed photos, the library can finally be built.…

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A Little Road Trip

Taking a detour from unpacking to admire the breathtaking views and walk along the trails, where beauty and inspiration collide for a moment of tranquility… Yellowstone

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A Writer’s View

Searching for the perfect spot to recharge and relax; where the water is teal-blue and the mountains are dusted with gold; where the sun plays peekaboo while the reflections ripple ashore. There you find peace as warmth washes over… Clover Books

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Hermit’s Haven

2019 Goal… To find the perfect hideaway where the water is icy clear and the reflections glimmer; where the bitter temperatures make you want curl by the fire as the storylines roll ashore; where it’s easy to ignore the chaos of every day life as the trees surround around; and where everything feels so blissful,…

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A Perfect View

When you stumble upon a beautiful morning and can’t resist taking a photo…

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A Wilder Kind: When following the common path just doesn’t inspire.

Along the mountains and hidden among the trees, wild horses roam beneath the gleams of light. So peaceful, so quiet, they stay out of sight, except for that split second when a lens focuses in. There, under the veil of shade, inspiration runs wild despite the lack of noise, lights, and roads. Perhaps, stepping away…

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Wildflower Meadow

Passing the rows of wildflowers just to admire the Lavender. One of my favorite pastimes and an inspiration for my novels. I spent many summer afternoons wandering along the mountains just to find the wildflowers. The imagery has always been stunning, offering me chapters of ideas, and the vibrant colors have always inspired the tone…

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Begin Again: A Writer’s Journey

Just a few more weeks and a new chapter will begin! There will be many changes as I finish one chapter and begin another. I am excited to finish proofing my latest novel in The Valley series, Never Forgetting You. It is the fifth and final volume- for now. I will be working to update…

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Lakeside Hideaway

Mountains, lakes, and scattered roses. The best of the west as well as a place of inspiration. Finding my next storyline along the shoreline…

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