When I set out, and started writing, I decided to go BIG. Why write one book, when you can write a series based on different characters? Siblings, for instance.
And so my Walker family was born. Hardy Texans, growing up on a cattle ranch, as durable as their rugged surrounds. Continue reading “Creating my Stories”
One of the important aspects of writing would be the setting—the time and place that form the backdrop of the story.
Logic says . . . write about what you know.
But I had a problem with that—the story developing in my mind would not suit a South African setting. I wanted a small town, cattle ranch community and the current political climate does not lend itself to happy ever afters.
I chose Texas.
Continue reading “Choosing a Setting”