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TWO STORIES, TWO CONTESTS, TWO FINALISTS

This year I submitted two stories to different contests and I’m excited to share that both of them made it to Finalist! One contest reported winners today, and although Defiance didn’t win, it earned an Honorable Mention out of a field of over 250 applicants. I won’t learn the results […]


Going the Distance

Hooray! My novella qualified for Finalist in this year’s Royal Palm Literary Awards. Finalists face even tougher judges and steeper competition in the battle for one of the top three awards. Winners will be revealed in October, which is a long time to wait on pins and needles. I’m convinced […]


Wish Me Luck!

My novella, Raina’s Run, made it to the semi-finals!  To become a Finalist, Raina will face even tougher judges and steeper competition.  As a Finalist, Raina will qualify for the third round and battle for one of the top three awards. Cross your fingers, wish me luck, and send me your […]


Exciting Events I forgot to post!

  Update 2015 Four years in a row! I won a spot in the 2015 Florida Writer’s Annual Collection to be published in October. In Jumping the Fence, a mother’s decision to change her life creates a model for her daughter, who struggles with the onset of  puberty.     […]


Something Special For You

October Giveaway! No Tricks, My Treat! For the fourth year in a row, one of my stories will appear in The Florida Writers Association Annual Collection. Their 2015 publication, “Revisions: Stories of Starting Over,” will be out in October. Celebrate with me! Sign up now to receive your free copy of Jumping The […]


Between the Pages and Beyond Interview

Author Spotlight with Bettie Nebergall Hi Bettie! I appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to join us here on Between the Pages and Beyond! Thanks, Sue, for inviting me into this vibrant community. Your website is like a huge outdoor market, full of colorful writers and enticing […]


Christmas is for Kids

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Filling Santa’s Stockings

One Stop Shopping For Everyone on Your Gift Lists One of these is sure to please Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Inspiration, Deception, Puppydogs and History Click the image for details    The Jaguar Key by Katherine Starbird Six Murders Too Many by Dallas Gorham    Love At The Lake by Lisa Anders  How Can I Smile […]


My New Book

  Love affairs, spies, and little white lies. Can you really trust family? Friends? Neighbors? Award-winning short stories explore the dramatic ways everyday deceptions change our lives for better or worse. The First Seven: Stories of Deception Now available on Amazon, in Kindle and paperback versions!  I’m excited to share […]