While south of Chicago, emergency personnel were rushing to an overturned Amtrac train on the north side of town, Elizabeth Halliday was watching one of her favorite movies, Bridges of Madison County. Eleena, her live in maid, was at the movies with her boyfriend. When the movie ended, Elizabeth changed channels so she could watch the news and weather. As soon as the sports segment of the broadcast began, she clicked off the television for the night.
Elizabeth was 75 years old. For months following her husband Ed's death, each night, she had tossed and turned for hours, as she tried to adjust to not having him beside her. An
Storytelling has been one of the roots that make humans unique in our world, and still is even in this digital age. It is a tool that everyone has used at some point in their life, whether you are sitting around a campfire with a flashlight, or in a chatroom typing madly away. We tell stories to convey emotions, ideas, to keep alive traditions and practices, to bring together people under a similar blanket where you can relate to one another in a common theme. If you can tell a good story, it will not only be remembered, but it will be felt long after you have told it.
Starting OutEvery story has three parts: the beginning, middle, and end.
I've posted a two chapter preview of my latest E-Novel, Never Safe.
In book 2 of the Stryker Series, A team of politicians backed by Chicago's most powerful crime family, set out to steal millions from the taxpayers. When sexy Sara O'Shea, Stryker's deadly firebrand assistant, starts nosing into their affairs, the order goes out: Kill Stryker! When Stryker is ambushed, it sets off a cross country adventure filled with death, violence, sex, and intrigue.
This novel is scheduled for release on July 30, 2016.
Pre-orders of Never Safe will be available at Ebook retailers, Barnes and Noble, Apple I-Books, and Kobo.
Preorder price will be $2.9
For anyone that might be interested in having one or more of my novels in ebook (Kindle, IPad, Nook,etc) or pdf format, I've made them available for free download at smashwords.
Just use the 5 character 100% discount coupon at checkout, and you will get it free.
Should you have a problem with getting the download, feel free to pm me. I can send a copy via email.
The Sparrows Whisper
Follow The Sun
Return to Ballyickeen (Follow up to Follow The Sun)
The Marshal & The Madam