Category: Announcements

Vicki Bylin Returns For a Visit!

Former Filly Vicki Bylin will return for a visit on Friday, August 4, 2017! 

Woo-Hoo! We’re happy, happy to have this dear friend back. We’re going to have so much fun catching up.

She’s going to talk about how it is when you have an idea but have to wait for the book to come.

It’s sorta like putting the cart before the horse.

Miss Vicki’s toting three print copies of her new book!

Come and leave a comment to get in the drawing. Easy, peasy.


Updated: August 1, 2017 — 3:11 pm

Winner for Tuesday!


Thank you to everyone who stopped by and left a comment about today’s blog on the Gadsden Flag. 

I appreciate each and every one of you!

Today’s winner of their choice of one of my eBooks

plus a miniature Don’t Tread On Me Flag is


Congratulations, Alice.  Watch for an email from me about how

to get your prizes.

Updated: August 1, 2017 — 6:53 pm

Big Change is Happening in the Corral!

Oh my dear Lord! My head is swimming with all the horses coming and going. Come closer and get the scoop!

We’ve watched Tanya Hanson, Charlene Sands, and Kathleen Rice Adams saddle up and ride out. I cried buckets. Couldn’t stand to see them leave. They’re family. But other trails beckoned them, and it wasn’t right to hold them back. No siree. So we gave them a hug and packed some jerky, chocolate, and coffee makings in their saddlebags for when they’re sitting around a lonely campfire. Maybe it’ll help.

We welcome four new fillies to Wildflower Junction, and man, these ladies are go-getters! You probably need no introduction. They sure love their cowboys so they’ll fit right in as snug as a dog in his blanket.

JULIE BENSON is a Texas girl and evidently loves to work with her hands, too. She makes jewelry, refinishes old furniture, and remodels her own house. Their household includes three dogs and a turtle. Her books feature modern day cowboys and their mishaps and success with love. These cowboys need all the help they can get, and Julie knows exactly how to do it. She’ll dip her toe in the water for the first time as a Filly on Wednesday, August 2nd. Be sure to roll out the welcome mat and show her some love.



RUTH LOGAN HERNE loves to play in the dirt, planting flowers and gardens and watching them grow. They have lots of excitement on their place what with their roadside vegetable stand. And then there’s her inspirational romances. Let me tell you…Ruthy has won more awards than you can shake a stick at– her most recent being the Maggie Award of Excellence. There are lots more. Last year she celebrated having one million books in print! Yes, ma’am. I told you she was a go-getter.  Her first blog as a Filly is Thursday, August 3rd. Drop by and give her a big welcome.



MARIN THOMAS went off to college to play basketball only to discover that maybe, just maybe, she should pursue her dream of writing. Which lucky for us, she did. Marin writes about modern-day cowboys, bull riders and speed daters. She’s also very proud of her romantic women’s fiction that is getting lots of attention. Marin will introduce herself on Thursday, August 10th. Stop by and give her a big howdy.




SHANNA HATFIELD is a hopeless romantic and likes to refer to her hubby as Captain Cavedweller. She’ll have you in stitches if you don’t watch it. Her finely-honed sense of humor endears her to everyone she meets and is reflected in her stories. Shanna writes historical as well as contemporary western romances. This lady is someone you already thought you knew and will make you feel like family at the first rattle out of the box. Miss Shanna’s first blog is Wednesday, August 16. Get ready for some good times.


I know you’re gonna love these new Fillies. And if you do, show ’em. Visit with them on blog days and, if you take a notion, buy their books. They’re some of the best in the industry.

Updated: July 26, 2017 — 6:37 pm

Jennifer Uhlarik: Our Friday Guest

Miss Jennifer Uhlarik has boarded the train and will arrive on Friday, July 28, 2017.

Do you by chance know what the Guilded Age was? Don’t worry. Miss Jennifer will tell us.

She’s bringing one print copy of her new short story collection to give away!

It’ll be fun! Just ask me. The Fillies always know how to have a good time.

All you have to do is hitch up the wagon and get over here.

We’ll handle the rest!


Updated: July 18, 2017 — 5:14 pm

Lynette Austin Visits the Junction on Thursday!

Miss Lynette Austin will visit us on Thursday, July 27, 2017! Yippee!

Have you ever wondered where a book starts? It’s long before the first page. 

Miss Lynette is going to talk about this and lots more.

She’s also toting a copy of Can’t Stop Lovin’ You!

Lord have mercy! Don’t dawdle come Thursday. 

Get over here and kiss the cowboy!

There’ll be a long line!!!


Updated: July 18, 2017 — 5:15 pm

Jodi Thomas To Visit on Friday!

Miss Jodi Thomas will arrive for a visit on Friday, July 21, 2017!

How close are you to the land? Are you from farm or ranch folk? Maybe you love to garden.

Miss Jodi will tell what the land means to her. And, she’s sharing her new book!

Her giveaway is a Ransom Canyon t-shirt!

So get yourself in gear and hitch up the wagon. Join the party.

We’ll save you a seat as is only right and proper.


Updated: July 18, 2017 — 4:53 pm

Molly Noble Bull Coming Friday

Ms Molly Noble Bull is coming around the bend. She’ll arrive Friday, July 14, 2017!

This dear lady has led quite a life and will talk about growing up on a big ranch in South Texas. You’ll find it very interesting.

Come and join us on the porch. Prop your feet up and stay a while.

Ms Molly is also toting books to give away!

So mark your calendar and head over.


Updated: July 12, 2017 — 8:23 am
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