Category Archives: ranching

Inspiration for Writing

A Family Story Inspired my book, Fly With The Mourning Dove The most asked question at workshops and conferences is, “Where do you get your ideas?” Well, have you ever thought of looking at home? Where you grew up, who … Continue reading

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Review from Reader Views June 07

Fly With The Mourning DoveVelda BrothertonPublish America (2007)ISBN 9781424159048Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner‑Jackson for Reader Views (6/07) Velda Brotherton’s “Fly With The Mourning Dove” is a true story, based on the early life of Edna Smith Hiller, who–according to the author … Continue reading

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