The Article that Started the VFA

I write Visionary Fiction. It’s my passion. I published an article defining it in Writers Journal, May 2009, hoping to promote the relatively unknown genre. In November, 2011, I posted a link to my article on the Goodreads page for the Visionary Fiction Group. From that Goodreads post emerged a small network of author colleagues who also … Read more

New release – The Hidden Abbey

A fated love and a sacred destiny brought through time. The Hidden Abbey interweaves the story of two lovers who must fulfill a fated mission that spans across centuries and two lifetimes. In sixteenth century England, Marissa is a headstrong apprentice priestess of the mystical and legendary Isle of Avalon. she must learn to be … Read more

Oregon Writers Colony Award

My novel, The Hidden Abbey, isn’t professionally edited yet. Oh, yes, I have worked on it and revised it over and again, as writers do. But it lacks the polishing touches of an editor helping to ripen it for publication. Nevertheless, I entered it into the Oregon Writers Colony 2018 Writing Contest. And I won First … Read more

Reading Salon was a Success

I am writing my sixth novel, titled the Hidden Abbey. It is, of course, Visionary Fiction, which means stories with spiritual or metaphysical elements that are geared to offering the reader a shift in consciousness. Last weekend, I joined a group of other writers, including those from my writing critique group “The Destiny Writers,” to present … Read more

Glastonbury inspires my Visionary Fiction

When I first read the classic fantasy novel, The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley, I was enchanted with the story’s setting in Glastonbury, England, the ancient Isle of Avalon. After reading the novel, I visited Glastonbury several times. I eventually moved there for 13 months in order to immerse myself in the energy … Read more

Carry on the Flame: Ultimate Magic now on Kindle. Plus enter to win my two book give-away!

Carry on the Flame: Ultimate Magic Book Two is now available in Kindle format. To celebrate my award winning series I am excited to offer you an opportunity to win a copy of both Carry on the Flame books – Destiny’s Call and Ultimate Magic. Through adventure and suspense filled story, my urban fantasy novels carry keys … Read more

Carry on the Flame: Ultimate Magic

“Visionary fiction speaks the language of the soul”    During this time of the upcoming full moon, my newest novel, Book Two of Carry on the Flame: Ultimate Magic just released. This is right on the heels of Book One of Carry on the Flame: Destiny’s Call receiving four awards, including being an award winning finalist … Read more

Visionary Fiction: What is this fiction genre anyway? Part 2

The genre of visionary fiction is a journey of the soul. I write fantasy, urban fantasy, magical realism, and paranormal romance. But I primarily write visionary fiction. It’s not a genre that is as well known as, let’s say, urban fantasy. But, it has a loyal following, and it is no longer meshed under fantasy … Read more

Visionary Fiction – What is this fiction genre anyway?

I write  fantasy, urban fantasy, magical realism, and paranormal romance. But I primarily write visionary fiction. It’s not a genre that is as well known as, let’s say, urban fantasy. But, it has a loyal following, and it is no longer meshed under fantasy headings. It is distinct and becoming increasingly popular. I want to … Read more