Her name is Mrs. Norman. Sixties. Long white-gray hair with next to nothing wrinkles. A warrior who has weathered several wars and just as many attempts on her life. Despite her kind, sweet façade, Mrs. Norman has seen the worst atrocities people are capable of, first hand.
It starts with an idea. The story. Months, years later, it’s time to take the first step. The decision to publish. It isn’t an easy decision with all the jitters running through writers once they’ve “finished” writing their story (that’s never finished), with all the options available. But it is a step that should be … Continue reading ACTION: the jitters of writing to publish
“Crisis introduces us all to strength some of us don’t instinctively know we have.” In the newly released thriller, Consent to Unleash, that strength is coming with memories orphaned Boston detective Mark Morrison shouldn’t have, about a biological family he’s known about going on two weeks, and questions he wouldn’t want anyone asking. Before they … Continue reading Consent to Unleash a novel by Kevin Allen
Today I wanted to introduce a new author. Ayeah Zaroah just released the first, hopefully, of many, called, The Scent of Black and White in Kindle format for Amazon, Smashwords ebook formats, and a Nook Book offering on Barnes and Noble. Published as a short erotic romance. And sitting down with Zaroah, we learned a … Continue reading Author Interview with Ayeah Zaroah
Winner of the 2014 Chaucer awards Legend Category, Five Guns Blazing is now available for pre-order If you like Pirates, jolly ol' England, and ragamuffins and such, buy it from Amazon now and get yourself set for an award-winning read. Five Guns Blazing by Emma Rose Millar and Kevin Allen 9 15 15
The good times came when the masters slept or were away. The ugly returned when they woke or returned from their trips. While they were away were the times the slaves and indentured felt any semblance of freedom. Then there was the cruelty of the overseers. It would seem that part of the payment of … Continue reading Cruelty – The Women of Five Guns Blazing
There is always a catch, always, always a catch.
A Five Guns Pre-release preview. Available September 2015. Meet Sarah. Age Unknown. The children of he Lynch Plantation has been her life. They respect her. She has those she personally watches over, nearly all of them. Runs the cook house. Tells them stories and even mends their clothing. And even with the burden of the … Continue reading Five Guns Blazing – A Mother’s love
The 1700s were a rough time to be an African. Still is. But, who would have known that children, white English children were given the dues of slavery too, or indentured servitude. That is what happened to Laetitia Beedham. Hair cut short. Dressed in boys clothing, called Nathaniel to protect her from the wiles of … Continue reading What a child Saw ~ a Five Guns Blazing Pre-release preview
Imagine you’re adopted. Known no real family, no name, just adoption for a short time and then clemency for the rest. You become a detective, with no real past to trace, no paperwork to scroll through, no story to identify you. You’re a tree without a root that even with some fame, no one comes … Continue reading Consent by Birth book one Trinity Breed