Tag Archives: Abishag

Bottled Harmony

For harmony is as precious as the anointing oil that was poured over Aaron’s head, that ran down his beard and onto the border of his robe. Years ago, I decided to ease into reducing my ecological footprint by choosing … Continue reading

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Plotting with Blue Lake Pole Beans

I bought six Blue Lake Pole Beans seedlings this spring, and their short lives have been fraught with drama and death.  The location near the fence seemed a poor location at first as I’d unknowingly planted four near the front … Continue reading

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Cover to cover

     I’m happy to present the fabulous cover of my first Abishag mystery novella. Cover artist Bethany Barnette created this gem in record time. I am absolutely thrilled. In other news–Ambrose Bierce once said: “The covers of this book … Continue reading

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Midst a Manuscript Blizzard: Past and Present

In 1992, Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine published the first mystery short story I wrote called The Jane Austen Murder, featuring the hypochondriac detective Micky Cardex. The short story was also included in the Murder by the Book anthology, published by … Continue reading

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