Final sunset

Final Sunset  © Traci Sanders   I never pondered the sunset much … until today. I lead a busy life and don’t make the time to stop and take in the wonder of nature. Not that it matters anymore. This will be my last day alive. I was exposed to a deadly virus at the …

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Do you know an ‘Amber’?

Amber Woods is the primary female character in my debut novella, ‘When Darkness Breaks’. She’s not the typical damsel-in-distress often found in romance novels, but she’s not a hard-nosed shrew either. Though it wouldn’t seem so on the surface, Amber adores being a mother to her two children, Annie and Max, but also wants to teach them that they can …

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Your life, after death

In my novel, “Unsevered,” the concept of life after death is explored through the experiences of the main female character, Jewel. She was married to Harley, a soldier in the Air Force. They had just returned from their honeymoon when he was called to duty in the Middle East, and killed in action less than one week later. Jewel is …

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In my own words…

Sometimes it’s blatantly obvious (or even intentional) when an author allows a part of himself (or herself) to seep into his/her writing. But often it’s a small, subtle detail found within the pages that materializes in a paralleled real-life experience that makes the author realize just how much of his/her soul has been poured into …

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What’s your gift?

I personally believe that each person on Earth is born with a talent, a special gift from God. Once we realize what that gift is, we will find our happiest and most rewarding moments in life through the sharing of our gift with others. And if we can find a way to make money by …

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Love is …

                Love is …  Breakfast in bed when it’s not your birthday. Silence when nothing is better to say. A gentle touch from a loving hand. An exchange of vows with wedding bands. A bouquet of flowers just because of all the little things that she does. Feeding …

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