Wonderful Surprises

Ciao, amici! This week was a busy one for me, but one full of wonderful surprises. Family came in from out of town. I didn't know they were coming and we enjoyed some lovely visits. I also learned about a baby on the way. They showed me sonogram pictures. (That makes three new babies for … Continue reading Wonderful Surprises

Valuable Treasures

When I was young, my father and both my grandfathers loved to watch westerns, particularly on the weekends. I was subjected to the genre more than I care to remember. Now I think back to those days fondly, but I still have no real love for the genre. Which is why I swore I'd never … Continue reading Valuable Treasures

A Medici Protectorate Standalone Prequel Short Story: “Valuable Treasures”

I'm a little late but very happy to announce the publication of a Medici Protectorate standalone prequel short story, available in the Fall 2016 edition of the western magazine, Saddlebag Dispatches. Fans of the Medici Protectorate series understand that, while much of the lore is based in Italian history, the novels take place in the present. But … Continue reading A Medici Protectorate Standalone Prequel Short Story: “Valuable Treasures”