Leslie Lynch visits with a holiday novella

Leslie Lynch visits with a holiday novella

For my Christmas Eve special Guest Author I am delighted to welcome my friend and fellow Louisville Romance Writer Leslie Lynch. *Wave at Leslie everyone!! Leslie is here to share a holiday treat with y’all. CHRISTMAS HOPE, a new novella just in time to enjoy for the season. Award winning author Leslie Lynch gives voice…Continue Reading

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

A Visit from St. Nicholas, more commonly know today as ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas, by Clement Clarke Moore was written in 1822 and published anonymously in the Troy, New York Sentinel on December 23, 1823. He would not claim to be the author until 1844 and there has been some speculation that Henry Livingston…Continue Reading

Please welcome Julie Klassen!

Please welcome Julie Klassen!

  It is a delight to welcome Julie Klassen to my blog today. I met Julie at the 2013 JASNA AGM in Minneapolis when we were fortunate to be seated next to each other at the author signing. I have a personally signed novel to prove it! And this image here, of Julie looking fabulous in…Continue Reading

Handel, composer of “Messiah”

Handel, composer of “Messiah”

  In 1741 George Frideric Handel wrote Messiah, his greatest musical creation, at the age of 56 in a single wild writing jag lasting 24 days. According to Newman Flower’s George Frideric Handel: His Personality and His Times: “He (Handel) completed the first part in seven days, the second part in nine days, the third…Continue Reading