When “The End” is the beginning

Late last night--as the clock struck midnight, ha--I wrote and posted the final words of Darcy By Any Other Name. I have been working toward this for a long time. Two-and-a-half years, to be precise. (What can I say? The three Mercy's Embrace books took eight summers...) The hours in ICU are long, and one of … Continue reading When “The End” is the beginning

A dream is a wish your heart makes…

So sang Walt Disney's Cinderella, and as little girls we loved it. But artistic dreams? Those need more than wishing to come true. Persistence, determination, and focused attention, these are the tools the grown-up uses to make dreams a reality. I bet Walt would call them his magic ingredients. At this time of year I … Continue reading A dream is a wish your heart makes…