Free Reads

Confession: I’m a picky reader. Although I have a number of favorite authors whose books I’ll order sight unseen, there’s nothing I love more than discovering a new favorite. But I’m still picky. I still need to sample a bit of their story-telling before I commit my money, and maybe more importantly, my time.

If you too like to sample, I invite you to check out the free short stories below. Enjoy!

This is a bittersweet story about family lost and the hope for family found, told from the perspective of a grieving mother. In 2008, I was honored with a second-place award in the York County (Va.) Pubic Library Juried Literary Competition.

PDF: FREE-Letter from Christine



A mishap during a gas refill sparks possible new romance for Jersey Girl Carleen.

PDF: AnAccidentalMeetUp