Tag Archives: SC

New column: “Not your average sports story”

I don’t know if you heard, but the Clemson Tigers won the 2016 college football National Championship. The Tigers are my team: I’m a lifelong fan, and an alum. So that–and a love of sports, and more–is what my column … Continue reading

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Need a new book to read for 2017? “Keowee Valley” on sale for ONLY $1.99!

Hi, folks. I’m excited to share that the Kindle version of my historical novel, Keowee Valley, is on sale from now until January 15th at Amazon! ONLY $1.99!  Folks have some really nice things to say about Keowee Valley: Pat … Continue reading

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New column: “Autumn is a heartbreaker”

My column this week in The Greenville News is about my favorite time of year, and the bittersweet beauty its short season holds. I do hope y’all enjoy it. To read, click here. 

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New column: “Celebrating women’s history in our own words”

This week’s column in The Greenville News is an homage to the ladies, because it’s National Women’s History Month! The column is filled with, among other things, some of my favorite quotes from some of my favorite women. Hoorah for … Continue reading

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New column: “When a book is more than a book”

This week’s brand new column in The Greenville News is all about the best way to escape. Are you thinking, Caribbean island? Think again…. To read, click here.

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New column: “The beautiful chaos of Christmas present”

Today’s column in The Greenville News is all about the crazy chaos of my Christmas present. And includes references to Sam Elliott, “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer,” and Bojangles. I hope you enjoy it! To read, click here. … Continue reading

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New column: “Pro-con lists aid in decision-making”

This week’s column in The Greenville News is all about the beauty of–and sometimes challenges with–making a good old pro-con list. To read, click here.

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Today’s column: “Fall is magical”

Today’s column in The Greenville News is my personal ode to Fall. Despite all this crazy rain, it is still–for me–”the most wonderful time of the year.” I hope y’all enjoy! To read, click here.

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Today’s newspaper column: “Hummingbird magic is better late than never”

My column today in The Greenville News is all about how it’s never too late to show up. Also, it’s about hummingbirds. Hope y’all enjoy! To read, click here.

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New column: “There’s power in knowing who we really are”

Today’s new column is up at The Greenville News, and it’s all about finally figuring out–and admitting–who we really are. With a little extra advice thrown in from my husband. To read, click here.

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