Monthly Archives: August 2011

NATTIE, aka NATASHA, goes to work in a detective agancy

The following modified excerpt from “Why Natasha?” tells the back story of how Nattie came to work in a detective agency in the first place: Nattie was a sophomore at Freedom University in Kingsport, Tennessee when she had to declare … Continue reading

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“WHY BRISTOL?”: so it begins

I began writing “Why Bristol?” yesterday.  Right away I had to come up with 11 new names so I did what I always do; I drew random scrabble pieces out of a bag.  Then I sat in a Hardees (have … Continue reading

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WRITING: AUGUST 6th thru 9th

With classes starting in a few weeks I have been in a mad scramble to finish re-writing several older books while finishing the latest Natasha McMorales mystery (which I enjoy so much more).  So here was my weekend: Saturday I … Continue reading

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Let me introduce you to Nattie, the detective featured in my mystery novels;  her birth name was Natalie Miriam Johnson.  She became Natalie Moreland when she married Nathan.  To her friends she is Nattie and to her clients she is Natasha … Continue reading

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