A Sparkling Vintage Life

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Ever feel like you woke up on the wrong side of the century?

So do I. That’s why I write Sparkling Vintage Fiction … among other things.

What’s Sparkling Vintage Fiction? Squeaky clean historical fiction set in the early 20th century. From the Edwardian era through World War II, with a particular fondness for the 1920s. Stories that whisk you back to a time period as engaging as today–but with better manners and snappier dialogue.

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With the shadow of the Great War looming on the horizon, small-town waitress Francie Forrester must choose between two competing passions: her love of grand opera and her feelings for pre-law student Henry Jasper. Nothing in her background has prepared her for success on the grand opera stage. Nor would she fit easily into Henry’s world of wealth and privilege. With only her faith to guide her, she must make a choice that will alter her life forever.