Five of My Favorite Horse Scenes

I’m very excited to welcome author and editor, Tisha Martin, to the blog today to talk to us about horses in fiction. This is the second in a series of posts Tisha is sharing with us. If you missed the first one, you can read it HERE. Thank you so much for sharing your expertise with … Continue reading Five of My Favorite Horse Scenes

How to Write about Horses

This blog post first appeared on http://www.kathleendenly.com, June 4, 2018. How to Write about Horses in Historical Fiction by Tisha Martin Horses have long since been an icon in American history, a loyal friend to the cowboy in the movies or in a novel. Often, too many historical writers don’t capitalize on the benefit of … Continue reading How to Write about Horses

Christmas in July Book Giveaway

I hope everyone's having a great summer so far! July's turned out very busy, but a lot of fun, as we're enjoying the sunshine and the flowers, and perhaps the pool too. Since we're doing a Christmas theme this month---having missed these installments back in December---I'm happy to introduce these authors to you! There will … Continue reading Christmas in July Book Giveaway

Christmas on the Home Front

  In 1943, the war was two years old; however, across the U.S., many homes were torn apart as fathers, brothers, uncles, and sweethearts and friends were drafted. For the duration, homes would be empty of loved ones during the holidays. To boost morale, Bing Crosby's "I'll Be Home for Christmas" became the favorite Christmas song for … Continue reading Christmas on the Home Front

Author Interview: Heather Chapman and The Forgotten Girl Giveaway

Author interview with Heather Chapman and The Forgotten Girl. Learn about Poland, Heather's challenging part about the research, and her favorite books and movies!

Horses During World War Two

What brings you pleasure? For United States cavalrymen, it was the fine horses they rode ... until one day, all that changed ...

D-Day Plane Takes Flight + Sundin Giveaway Winner

This article from The New York Times is perfect timing because today we're announcing the winner of Sarah Sundin's latest release, The Sea Before Us! Wow, I am so thrilled at the volume of entries and comments! Thank you for participating and for suggesting some really neat places to visit! Two Alabama historians purchased a military … Continue reading D-Day Plane Takes Flight + Sundin Giveaway Winner

Black Friday Editing Services Giveaway

Christmas gift for the writer in your life. Two editors offer specials on their editing packages to two lucky winners.

In a world of fall color: give thanks

Fall brings comforting things---what's your favorite comfort? PLUS, information about another giveaway!