Month: September 2015

Awesome Aspens

Autumn is in full swing in the mountains of Colorado, such a glorious time. I’ve put many miles on my hiking boots over the last couple of weeks. The aspens are my favorite trees. Their tiny leaves unfurl to usher in spring, the quaking…

Dogs in Portrait – Capturing the Moment

I spend most of my time with my dogs and as a lifelong shutterbug, I’m never far from a camera. The two come together frequently. I’m often asked how I get some of my shots, especially the action photos. It’s a waiting game. I…

Fall Colors in Colorado

Late summer in Colorado brings the first colors of autumn. As the days shorten and the nights grow cold, I can think of no better place to be than in the mountains. Frosty mornings followed by warm days color filled days. The Colorado blue sky, the golden aspens, the red…

Another Excerpt from COURAGEOUS CAIN

Polly and I talked it over and she picked this excerpt from my debut novel, COURAGEOUS CAIN. Enjoy! When I was growing up, a dog was my best friend and companion, my confidant and sidekick. That had not changed in the years since. No human…

A Dog’s New Life

Ty has been with us one month! What a difference thirty days has made in this dog. He still has some muscle to develop and a few pounds to gain, but he’s getting stronger and healthier every day. The day we brought him home…

An Excerpt From “Courageous Cain”

Six days and counting to the release on September 7. Enjoy! I didn’t want to die. I wanted to live. My future with Gordon was a sunny path stretching toward the horizon. I needed a plan. I needed to think. My head hurt too…