Fire Light Fire Bright

Old Movies

When I was a kid, we lived within walking distance of the movie theater.  Every Saturday, they had a matinee that only cost us kids 9 cents to get in.  Popcorn was 10 cents and an RC Cola was 6 cents.  So for a grand total of 25 cents, you could spend your entire Saturday… Continue reading Old Movies

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Anesthesia Does Funny Things

I had always heard that sometimes people talk out loud when they are under anesthesia.  I imagined that I would be one of those people, as I suffer from insomnia, and while in bed in a semi-conscious state, I do a lot of my plotting for my books. I have had several procedures on my… Continue reading Anesthesia Does Funny Things

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Fire Light Fire Bright – I’m not a fire bug, really!

I love to watch fire, but only in the safety of a fire pit.  I'm actually pretty scared of fire.  Just the thought of a forest fire or a house fire is terrifying.  I can't imagine why I chose to use fire as the backdrop of my book, (it had nothing to do with those scorching… Continue reading Fire Light Fire Bright – I’m not a fire bug, really!

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Fire Light Fire Bright – Fact or Fiction?

Fire Light Fire Bright is completely a work of fiction, however, there are a few things I borrowed.  One of the borrowed items was Fannie the cat. She belonged to a friend of mine and did claw and scratch someone who babysat for her.  And yes, he did make the comment about trying to play… Continue reading Fire Light Fire Bright – Fact or Fiction?

Books

Fire Light Fire Bright by Elsie Varn Harrell

The small north-central town of Glenwood, Texas is being methodically burned to the ground. Every few days another fire. Acres of scorched pasture, and skeletal remains of the once majestic trees that surrounded the township attest to the skill of the arsonist. Sheriff Dodge Brewster is frustrated by his inability to find even a single… Continue reading Fire Light Fire Bright by Elsie Varn Harrell