After the tragic loss of his mother, I am overjoyed that Prince William has been able to create such a lovely family for himself with Duchess Kate. The Today website put together a beautiful gallery of photos from the first five years of the royal marriage.
When James approached his car, he saw a middle-aged couple chatting with Vern. A sturdy woman wearing a coat over a red skirt and a faded blue blouse turned toward James and screamed, “Your Highness!” She pushed her way past the others and took a look at James. “My son, Vern, is in very special company.” Embarrassed, Vern stepped between them. “Your Highness, this is Mr. and Mrs. Farrell. My parents.” “Pleased to meet you, Mr. and Mrs. Farrell.” She…..
http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/apr/16/duke-and-duchess-of-cambridge-visit-taj-mahal-in-echo-of-princess-diana-trip Prince Willian and Duchess Kate while visiting India visited the Taj Mahal and they duplicated the iconic image of Princess Diana sitting on the bench. It’s a beautiful shot. It just reinforces how he always carries his mother within him. And when I see Kate’s blue sapphire wedding ring, I remember that was Diana’s ring. On their trip Kate really shone in her demure outfits and especially on the cricket pitch. She is a really great athlete….even in high heels……
Below is an excerpt from Death of the Queen of Hearts that is a great example of mirroring true life (see prince’s nickname) but also incorporating themes and ideas from mystery and thriller genres readers are used to. James assumed his mystery host must have wanted privacy because the St. Laurent had no nosy valet, just a self-serve parking lot with few customers. He pulled his ball cap down and his collar up. Inside the restaurant, he said to the…..
The untimely death of Princess Diana remains a topic of fascination for many people. The events leading up to and taking place after her tragic passing still leave many with questions, curiosity and distrust. After seeing Princess Diana’s image and story flashed across endless headlines, I felt compelled to dig deeper and uncover the truth. After tireless research and applying my professional knowledge, I have come to a new conclusion as to what ultimately should be marked as a murder. I share my…..
A writer once said he spent 10% of his time writing and 90% of his time marketing. I disagree. I spend 2% of my time writing and 98% marketing. Writing DOTQOH was the easy part, sitting at home at my computer and conjuring up characters and situations with complete autonomy…pure paradise. Marketing, I’m a cog in a machine and we’re trying an infinite combinations of ideas that might help the book succeed. There was a press release which was sent to…..