October 15, 2018

Love Scene

I’m not an author who enjoys writing sex scenes; however, that doesn’t mean I don’t love to write intimate, loving scenes. The difference-to my way of […]
October 16, 2018

Talking Ghosts

Nova Scotia is surrounded by a huge number of shipwrecks. In fact, I read online recently that it has over 25,000, though that number is probably […]
October 16, 2018

Original Opening

The original opening was Danny taking stock of what was going on around him, what had changed over the past few years. As an author, I […]
October 17, 2018

Silvertown Explosion

The factories in which so many women had to work were more than just a little unsafe. In addition to all the regular dangers of a […]
October 17, 2018

Alternate Ending

After Amelie survives smallpox, Me’tekw took her to Quebec City where she became a healer at the crowded hospital. He disappeared after that, and she did […]
October 17, 2018

History of Acadians/Mi’kmaq

Amelie introduces us to how the Acadians and the Mi’kmaq coexisted.   History of Acadians/Mi’kmaq When my people first came to this land over a hundred […]
October 17, 2018

Harry Rescues Eugene

Originally I had included an exciting rescue at sea which explained why Harry and Eugene arrived together in Halifax …   It was one of those […]
October 18, 2018

Second Battle of Ypres

The 2nd Battle of Ypres (April 22 – May 15, 1915). Danny finds himself cornered by the Germans’ insidious chlorine gas attack and facing a very […]
October 18, 2018

Amelie after Smallpox

In the alternate story, Me’tekw didn’t find Amelie until after she had burned the cabin.   7. Amelie after Smallpox   Morning brought sunshine. I lay […]