Crane . . .
protects her lover by disappearing from his life. Brokenhearted, she
vanishes—and takes a life-altering secret with her.
Erynn O’Neal, as his own a mere two months after her high school graduation.
Knowing the truth revealed would shred his career and reputation, he accepted
the risks in exchange for the promise of a lifelong love. A heartbeat later,
Erynn abandoned him without a word.
pass as Grant and Erynn lead separate lives–he as a reclusive author, she as an
ambitious reporter. Yet, despite scarred hearts, true love lost is never
forgotten, and Grant devises a way to draw Erynn back into his sphere of
passion. Their aching hearts begin a tentative détente, but old jealousies
flare, devastating truths come to light, and Grant and Erynn must resurrect and
overcome the painful secrets of the past if they’re ever to love again.
first book, Falling in Fiji, in October. She writes her stories from the dense,
green wilderness of the Delaware National Forest, Middle of Nowhere,
Pennsylvania. She’s a born and raised Vermont native with Ben & Jerry’s in
her heart and real Vermont maple syrup pumping through her veins.
professions. She worked in the States Attorney’s office, created beautiful
works of art as a florist, slaved to the public in retail, taught preschool
(and potty trained eleven two-year-olds at the same time), and finally, she
owned and operated her own residential cleaning business for over a decade. She
is also the new Vice President of the Penn Jersey Women Writers Guild.
successful college students…yay! She resides with her youngest daughter,
husband, and two cats. Her days are spent in her new office that she proudly
admits they would need dynamite to blast her out of! When she’s not working she
can be found chasing after her youngest with a camera (much to her youngest
daughter’s embarrassment) or on the golf course with her real life hero!