Sunday, August 24, 2014

Meet my characters Blog Hop!

Hi everyone! I was invited to participate in this blog hop by Sharon Struth. You can read her post here :

First, a bit of info about Sharon Struth:Sharon Struth is an award-winning author who believes it’s never too late for a second chance in love or life. When she’s not writing, she and her husband happily sip their way through the scenic towns of the Connecticut Wine Trail. Sharon writes from the small town of Bethel, Connecticut, the friendliest place she’s ever lived. For more information, including where to find her other novels and published essays, please visit her at
 Thanks, Sharon, for the invitation!

Now, I’m supposed to choose one character from a work-in-progress or a recently published book and answer seven easy questions. Here goes!
What is the name of your character?
Taylor McWhorter
Is he/she fictional or a historic person?
Taylor McWhorter is sassy Scottish girl who tangles with her warrior and cold trouble. She lives in our minds!
When and where is the story set?
Taylor is a contemporary gal living in Flagstaff Arizona on the edge of the Navajo Reservation.
What should we know about him/her?
Taylor is a graduate of the 'rat terrier' school of journalism. Sniff it out, tear it apart and reveal who done it.
What is the main conflict?
Taylor McWhorter reports for the only television news station in northern Arizona, a land of high mountains, rocky canyons and the Navajo Nation. She falls in love with tribal cop Trace Yazzie, who honors his native beliefs of ghosts and shape shifters. Taylor struggles with believing in Navajo mysticism until while investigating pot hunters looting into Anasazi burial sites a Navajo shape shifter targets her.
What is the personal goal of the character?
Taylor is driven to shine a light on truth.
 Is there a working title for this novel and can we read more about it?
Anasazi Winds will be published by Kensington Books, Lyrical Press in early 2015.
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 Next stop on the Blog Hop
 Daisy Banks on September  1st!

The character you will meet will be her Lyrical book Timeless. Here is the link

Blog Sabine Priestly on September 8th. Website:

Sabine grew up in Phoenix, but has lived in Arizona, California, Colorado, Utah, Idaho, Texas, Massachusetts and Florida. She has a BS in Electrical Engineering Technologies and did everything but her thesis for a Masters degree in Cultural Anthropology, looking at the nexus of culture and technology. She was a Project Manager flying back and forth between Tucson and Boston when she met her very own alien. She spent a year running the QA department for a seriously cool and under appreciated computer telephony system then moved to California where she ran a small tech support group for a company making DSL routers before anyone knew what DSL was. A life long fan of Science Fiction and Romance novels, Alien Attachments naturally gelled in her imagination. Sabine lives in Florida with her husband, kids, cats and whole mess of characters in her head. 


1 comment:

  1. I clicked in here through the Kensington Google loop thing, and imagine my surprise to see my friend Sharon right there, front and center. It's a small Kensington world, eh?
    Love the premise. I'm looking forward to reading it.
    (McWhorter is the name of a famous linguist I'm kind of obsessed with, so there's a plus there, too!)