Whiskey and Merlot, a real-life love story based in Atlanta in the 1990’s.
I am a licensed clinical social worker/author in the Atlanta area.
Presenting Whiskey And Merlot, A Love Story Based on a real-life happily-ever-after, this is not your typical romantic fantasy. Because Isabelle Perkins doesn’t believe in fairy tales. Newly divorced and recently transplanted to Atlanta at the age of thirty, Isabelle has never met a man she truly loves […]
Direct quotes from the bible were used in this post. Enjoy! Shortly after the Sabbath, on the third day of Jesus’ horrible death, Mary Magdalene and her friend Mary decided to visit his tomb. It was dawn. The sun’s yellow rays barely peeking through dense gray clouds as […]
Last summer, twice a month on a Saturday, I would spend the day selling my novels at the Marietta Square Artist Market. I sold quite a few books this way and met some very interesting people. It’s nice to know people love the feel of a book in […]
Every morning I look forward to the thick scent of coffee. I love to hear it brewing in the pot. The vibrant aroma penetrates my nostrils. The coffee’s unique freshness dazzles my senses. I pour myself a cup and my mouth waters. As I anticipate tasting the coffee’s […]
I nicknamed my daughter Sweet Girl when she was two years old. She was a sweet, little thing. Jovial, rambunctious and smart with a hilarious sense of humor. Often coming up with the most funniest statements and comments. When she was three years old, I began teaching her […]
I always look forward to the new year. It’s a time of reflection and to say good-bye to old habits. It’s a time to start something new. A New Year not only moves the calendar forward, but it also signifies opportunities for bringing about positive change to your […]
The short story below is based on actual events. Names and the location where the event occurred have been changed to protect the privacy of the innocent. It was Christmas Eve in Paris, Tennessee, Sunday morning in nineteen ninety-three. A wintery mix hovered over the town and mass […]
Pat McCoy, Karen Moody, Dr. Marla Kendall and Jacqueline Morris This past Thursday Evening, I had the privilege of visiting the jazzy sisters of the Godyva Chocolate Sensation Book Club in Riverdale, Georgia. Dr. Marla Kendall invited me to her book club after reading my first novel, “The […]
Today I turned age sixty. I feel no different today than yesterday at the age of fifty-nine. But I’m here, the big 60! A monumental birthday! When I was a little girl back in the sixties, I used to tell people I plan to live to be one hundred […]