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2 Days

When we read a book that sticks with us it is the characters that make the story come alive for us. It is like the people are real just not with us. We can see them in the situations and locations.  We can feel the emotions that they are living. As I think about the… Continue reading 2 Days

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One More Week!

I am amazed every time a reader says to me, "I love William Porter." or "Poor William, he deserves a happy ever after." William Porter was written as a support character and he is the favorite of most of my readers. The runner up is Brianna Dario and her friends in Bend, Oregon.  "We want… Continue reading One More Week!

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There and Back Give Away!

On June 30 I will release my third novel to the world. To celebrate the release of There and Back, I will give away copies of the first two Perdido Key novels. AND, one lucky winner will win a free copy of There and Back on the release date! To Enter Like my  author page… Continue reading There and Back Give Away!

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Envelopes, Stamps and Books, Oh my!

I have been busy getting books packaged up to send out to reviewers and contest winners. If you are lucky enough to be one of those, keep a watch on your mail box. Mr. William Porter does not like to be kept waiting. Thank you for each one of you who have shown interest in… Continue reading Envelopes, Stamps and Books, Oh my!

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Announcement: Book Giveaway

Book Giveaway! Like my Facebook page and comment on the giveaway post to be entered into a drawing for your choice! A copy of Almost There or We Will Get There! Drawing held on April 18th, winner announced and contacted through Facebook.

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Perdido Key = Home

Want to more about Perdido Key, the setting for We Will Get There? Check out the Perdido Key 2018 Visitors guide which includes an article written by Lori O'Gara. Click the picture to explore!  

Be Radical, Believe, Perdido Key Novels

Redemption Hurts

Someone asked me what is the main theme for my second novel, Almost There, and I answered redemption. Briana has to look her ugly past in the face, forgive herself and accept the forgiveness of God before she can move past it to a life of peace. It's like this, no one told me that… Continue reading Redemption Hurts