In the year 1896, Brett Hope Bouvier, a young, distraught woman, in total confusion from medication, commits suicide because she thinks her husband, Jacques, is having an affair. Jacques hides the truth of her suicide and is convicted of her murder and hanged. In 2013, Elaine Dale Bouvier receives a phone call from a lawyer informing her that her spinster aunt died leaving her the sole beneficiary of her estate. Lawyer Robert Michael, executing the will becomes immediately attracted to Elaine and Elaine find an instant attraction to him also. She has her first bout of deja-vu, feeling as if she has meet Robert before. Completely confused by her overpowering magnetism, he offers to drive Elaine to Virginia. They marry before they go south to live in Elaine’s new estate, . A few months later they have a real wedding and Robert presents her with an antique ring with the inscription, Love Forever After. And then their happiness turns to a horror story. Elaine begins to have more episodes of deja-veu, sees ghosts, and becomes claustrophobic. When her friend Zoë visits, Elaine believes that Robert is being unfaithful with her. Fearing the worst, she flees down the stairs, but trips and falls. She wakes up in 1896 in a dark and dingy cell. As the mental fog begins to ebb, and as new thoughts become clear, old memories begins to vanish. She’s no longer Elaine, but Jacques Bouvier. Resting his tired body against the cold, damp, brick wall, Jacques thinks back and relives, in his mind, the day he first met Brett Hope Sullivan. Regaining consciousness, Elaine awakens from a terrible nightmare. She tells Robert of her strange dream; how she’d lived the life as Jacques. She also explains to her husband, that he lived the life of Brett. She discovered the truth that Jacques was no more unfaithful to his wife than Robert was to her. Elaine realizes she almost made the same horrible mistake Brett made and that her own life had repeated those same patterns of mistrust.
travels to Kansas to fill a school teacher’s position. The first person she encounters is a small child fleeing from a store owner for stealing penny candy. She discovers that the dirty faced ruffian is a seven year old girl who offers Madison a handful of pennies to be her mother. When the girl’s father shows up, she scolds the handsome blond, blue eyed man for letting his daughter run dirty in the streets. Although the woman is beautiful with green eyes and black hair, Blair Cody, a widower takes an instant dislike to the lecturing stranger. He vows never again to wed but his daughter has different ideas and is determined to change his mind about her new teacher.
An intriguing collection of stories for children of all ages. Every story comes with illustrations created by the author. Twenty one stories that will entertain any young child and are perfect for bedtime reading. These original stories will bring joy to the reader as well as to the children listening to them. These stories have been created over a period of many years by the author for her children and are finally now available to all
Reality fragments time,are you dreaming or are you awake.Everything keeps changing and you struggle to keep up. Perhaps you find out too late that you are going to die today.
Isolated, alone and trapped. Reality becomes a continuing nightmare.Are you doomed to the pages of a book, to a reality that changes it seems minute to minute. When you can't tell what is real and what is illusion, how are you going to face your own death. The only thing you know for sure, is that you, are not the one in control.
A gun slinging cowgirl, Catrina Anderson lives in Dodge City. In order to inherit her uncle’s ranch, she must wed in six-month’s time. Living amongst bandits and hoodlums, her prospects are thin. One day, a young English dandy arrives in town. With time running out, Catrina left with no suitable options asks the handsome stranger to become her husband for just one year, and then he’ll be free. Nigel Winston, working for Pinkerson Detective Agency is disguised as a milksop limey newspaper writer. He falls in love with Catrina but he won’t be easily thrown away.
Editors Note: Many characters in this book have accents and or different speech patterns. The author has attempted to illustrate this phonically. These are not spelling errors.