Meanwhile Back In Texas….

Great to be back! Before I write this blog post, I want to thank everyone for the outpouring of support for my work.  It’s fantastic to be in writing mode again and I’m looking forward to a year filled with lots of forward-creative movement!  Love out to all! Connie’s Conundrum.  Well, ladies and gentlemen, one…

Interview With Claire Stevens

Interview Guest Claire Stevens, narrator, CounterClockwise Romance Series AUTHOR: Welcome, Claire Stevens, and thank you for being our interview guest! CS: Thank you for having me here! I’m not used to getting this much attention. I hope I’m not too boring! AUTHOR: (laughing) I doubt that! Your story is amazing and we all love reading…

Interview With Margarita Merriton – Age 13

Interview Subject: Margarita Maria Merriton, 13 years old, leading-lady-in-the-making, CounterClockwise: A Blast From The Past Love Story AUTHOR: Margarita, thank you for being with us today! It’s a pleasure to have you here! Marg: You are very welcome! AUTHOR: I hope you’re comfortable. I know that you are used to more luxurious surroundings! Marg: (smiling…

Corsets In the 19th Century

Pulling it all in. That’s what the woman of 1840 and indeed women for many decades after that, wanted to do most of all. The idea of a tiny waistline was en vogue for lots of reasons. One of them I believe is that it automatically gave dressmakers work by way of adding tucks in…