Posts Tagged "Leadville"
In my last post, I showed you the cemetery where my husband’s family is buried. Today, I wanted to share the inspiration for the location of Rocky Mountain Dreams. When we go to Leadville, my husband likes to take trips into the hills to see the old mines and check out the scenery. As you’ll see from my video, it’s beautiful there. But for me, the inspiration is all about the...Read More
Pin It The reason I chose to set Rocky Mountain Dreams in Leadville is because we spend a lot of time there. When my husband’s family came to the United States, they settled in Leadville. So much of the family history is tied up in the mining history, and that history inspired my story. That’s not to say that my books are at all based on the family- they’re not. But...Read More
I gathered up all of the suggestions for the brothel name and I sent them over to my editor, asking her to choose one. I figured she’d be the best judge of what would work for my book and our readership, and she came up with… The Pink Petticoat! Crystal Ridgway, thank you so much for the suggestion. Let me know which online bookstore you’d like a gift card to, and...Read More
I finally have a release date for my first Love Inspired Historical book! Look for it November 2014! I also sold my second book, which will be out early to mid 2015. With all that to celebrate, I wanted to share some of the fun. In my second book, a brothel called The Lucky Miner plays an important role in the story. My editor would like me to change the name to something that doesn’t...Read More