Their Proud Hoofs, He Trots the Air, and Cross of Gold Road

Several years ago, I was ensconced in my upstairs office tapping out my third volume in the Connie Holt Mystery Series. It was to be called Cross of Gold Road. This was my third book with my traditional publisher, and I was comfortable … Continue reading

For Beautiful Covers Talk to Toni Leland

When my former publisher told me it was closing its doors, I was writing my third Connie Holt novel, Cross of Gold Road. My readers were expecting a new adventure and I had signed a contract to produce one, knowing that the … Continue reading

Sound Horse Conference March 28 and 29 2014

Friends of Sound Horses (FOSH) will hold its 2014 conference in Brentwood, Tennessee. There will be panels and presentations, four of which will be “Making a Good Living with Walking Horses 2014 and Beyond;” “The Future of Walking Horse Competitions;” … Continue reading

New Connie Holt Book: Cross of Gold Road

Last fall I was just finishing the third Connie Holt novel when my publisher informed me  it was closing its doors. Writers come to depend on their publishers and cut adrift, often flounder. But I had put too much work into novel … Continue reading