Jake Gruber

A No Tomorrows Character Interview

My Dear Readers, we have a serious treat today . . . a character interview with none other than Jake Gruber, Annie and Roger Lee’s next-door neighbor of twenty years or so. From what I know of him, he’s a crusty old man with a big heart–I think. I mean about the big heart. There’s …

Ellen Jarvis

A No Tomorrows Character Interview

Hi, Readers! Today please enjoy the second installment of my No Tomorrows Character Interviews series. I hope this series will whet your appetite to know more about these interesting and somewhat dysfunctional folks who bang the walls in my head and keep me up at night.

Ellen Jarvis is Annie Lee’s best friend since the …

Annie Lee

A No Tomorrows Character Interview

Welcome, Readers!

Today, please enjoy meeting a character in my forthcoming novel, No Tomorrows. Annie Lee is a typical suburban wife and mother of four children, who range in age from fifteen down to three. On the surface, she’s like many moms–busy with church, her children’s activities, choosing to stay at home while her …

The Root

Flawed Families 101

What would you do with a pile of gold coins like this? Stick with me and discover what one misguided couple decided to do, and the disastrous results that followed.

But first, let’s do a quick review of where we’ve traveled with our Flawed Families.

We’ve looked at four: Cain and Abel; Abram and Sarai; …

1000 Ways to Break A Family

Flawed Families 101

Once upon a time there was a guy named Solomon. Wisest of the wise guys on planet earth back in the day. Caravans of people would travel mile upon hot desert mile just to get a glimpse of him, to see his beautiful cities and his over-the-top homes. To hear perfect God-given wisdom expounded from his throne. …

Honey, We’re Having Twins!

Flawed Families 101

Image by Karen Warfel from Pixabay

Twins are fascinating, aren’t they? When I was in middle school, there were twin girls in my grade. They looked and acted and sounded so much alike, and they had great fun playing practical jokes on students and teachers alike.

Long ago and far away, there was a guy named Isaac, …

Special Interview With The Bear

A Master’s Inn Character Interview

Oh, you thought we’d really talk to the bear? Sorry if I mislead y’all! But I thought it would be fun to talk to someone who knows all about cinnamon bears. So, today we’ll chat with Ranger Rick, who’s an expert on bears–especially the ones that range the Pacific NW, which is the setting for …