The Heart Stone Chronicles

Kevin Cooper is back! I received a heartfelt review today which made my day! Thank you, Kevin Cooper! ❤

Kevin Cooper

Fourteen-year-old Abigale Forester, recently orphaned and a ward of the State of Illinois moves from Chicago to Florida to live with her aunt, her last living relative. Magnolia Forester becomes her legal Guardian, and together they claim an ancient inheritance; land that belonged to Abby’s mother’s family for generations.

Holding onto the only piece of her mother Abby has left, a calcite pendant and her mother’s most sacred possession, she discovers the truth of her legacy. The pendant is more significant than she could possibly imagine. Forged from a giant mystical heart-shaped stone found on the very swamp land Abby now owns, it holds the power of her ancestors.

But with that power comes greater responsibility, one that pits her against Rafe Cobb, a greedy land developer, who will stop at nothing to own Abby’s swamp land.

As Abby learns to be part of a family again and explores her…

View original post 151 more words

The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy, by Author Colleen M. Chesebro

A magnificent Monday surprise. Many thanks to Karen for this lovely review. ❤

K. DeMers Dowdall

This mystical story is bound to capture your heart. Abigale Forester is only fourteen years old, recently orphaned, and has been sent to live with her Aunt Magnolia Forester, a woman she has never met, and is now her legal Guardian. Abigale was born with mystical gifts, inherited from her mother, along with a few hundred acres of swamp land that has been handed down for generations in her family.

This is no ordinary swamp. It is a place where mystical things happens, another realm, that is critical for the safety of mankind. Abigale has no idea what this has to do with her, but she will soon find out. In the meantime, a corrupt, greedy, and wealthy man as plans of his own to destroy the swamp and possibly Abigale and her aunt, as a form of revenge.

Danger is everywhere for Abigale as she tries to adjust to…

View original post 68 more words

Happy Boxing Day!

Boxing Day is a British tradition! The day after Christmas, December 26th, is called Boxing Day because: It was a custom on that day for tradesmen to collect their “Christmas boxes,” gifts of money or goods in return for reliable service all year. Do you have any tradespeople who have been especially helpful this year—your … Continue reading Happy Boxing Day!

A Magical Book Sale!

"The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy," and "Fairies, Myths, and Magic ~ A Summer Celebration," are both on SALE for $.99 each for the entire month of December 2018.  It you haven't had a chance to experience the magic, now's your chance! https://read.amazon.com/kp/embed?asin=B01MU69MXT&preview=newtab&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_aaAcCbG3E17XG Fourteen-year-old Abigale Forester, recently orphaned and a ward of the State … Continue reading A Magical Book Sale!

The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy ON SALE now!

Experience the magic and learn about the power of the calcite fairy stone!  Blurb: Fourteen-year-old Abigale Forester, recently orphaned and a ward of the State of Illinois moves from Chicago to Florida to live with her aunt, her last living relative. Magnolia Forester becomes her legal Guardian, and together they claim an ancient inheritance; land … Continue reading The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy ON SALE now!

St. Patrick’s Day $.99 SALE Get Your Kindle Copy of The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy

I'm not Irish, but I do have an Irish first name! I love to celebrate the holiday and I can't think of a better way to revel in the green than by offering a special KINDLE price of $.99 for The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy from March 15, 16, and 17, 2018.    That's … Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day $.99 SALE Get Your Kindle Copy of The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy

“The Collective,” A Tanka

It's that time of the week and if the itch to write has turned into a slow burn... Get writing! Join my weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge and get your brain waves thinking in new ways. Write some poetry! This week, I've used the word, "ethos," as my synonym for character and "altruism" for the word, … Continue reading “The Collective,” A Tanka

Semi-Finalists in the AUTHORSdb 2017 Book Cover Contest

Click HERE to vote for this book cover I am honored to share that my book cover is a semi-finalist in the AUTHORSdb 2017 book cover contest. My thanks must go to my cover designer, Wendy Anne Darling of Bookxeedo Book Covers. She is a graphic artist and helped to bring the swamp fairy to … Continue reading Semi-Finalists in the AUTHORSdb 2017 Book Cover Contest

The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy

KCBooks and Music (Kev) has given me an excellent review of The Heart Stone Chronicles, The Swamp Fairy. Please stop by his blog, take a peek, and say hello. ❤

“Finding the Heart Stone,” A Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my Weekly Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of "stone and turn." The words were perfect for me this week. Journey with me into the magic of the horizontal realm from The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Meadow Fairy, to be published … Continue reading “Finding the Heart Stone,” A Haibun