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Book Release! Blood for Honor

The day is finally here! Blood for Honor dropped at midnight. I celebrated with a celebratory shot of Writer’s Tears Irish Whiskey at 12 a.m…..and then I went to bed because I worked all day. But today has been a celebration day! A decade of work for all the world to see. I still can’t [...]

Blood for Honor: Publishing Update

Hey, my peeps! Long time, no see--I know! But guess what?! Blood for Honor Ebook is available for pre-order on Amazon! Book release day is September 26, 2022. Paperback will be available as well at that time. I am working with Ingram Spark to increase distribution to physical stores. Hoping I can get a presale [...]

Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Happy Spring! I hope you are all surviving the pollen surge. I wanted to give an update, so you all don't think I vanished! I am working on another round of edits for Blood for Honor. I've gotten lots of formatting and images for the inside of the book done, and it looks sooo good, [...]

Kombucha

This isn't quite on the herbal spectrum of things, but it is on the natural side. Kombucha has become very popular these days in light of the "health food" craze, so if you haven't heard of it, I am surprised. It is easy to go to the store and buy a bottle of this "living [...]

The Path Ahead-A 2022 Update

Today is a short post to let you guys know that I will be taking a break from posting for at least January. I'm sure there will be some things that interest me that I will end up researching, and when that happens, I will do a post on it. But I won't have a [...]

Self-Heal

Self-heal, aka all-heal or heals all, Prunella vulgaris, is a wonderful plant with many medicinal properties, but is underused for the most part in western herbal medicine. This plant is rarely cultivated, but is easily grown from seed or by root division. As a member of the mint family, it can be invasive, but I [...]