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If you love history and clean romance, then I invite you on a journey of faith, intrigue, and heartwarming adventures that will draw you to unexpected places and unimaginable destinations. I wish you well.

- Donna


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Weaving history and faith into stories of intrigue and redemption grew out of her love of history and literature as a young adult while attending the United World College of the Atlantic—an international college in Wales, U.K.


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From the Blog

How One Man Survived World War Two
Today’s blog marks the beginning of a series on the Nazi Occupation of France during World War Two. We’ll talk about how the Germans took France by storm and recount the personal stories of several French people still alive in 2023.  When I first met Mr. René Avril, I found a kind and gentle man—mostly deaf and blind—who’d lived more
Finding Your Fairytale Adventure in a French Castle
I suspect many of us, at least in the Western world, grew up on fairytales. At one time or another, we imagined ourselves as the strong and courageous Cinderella whose prince came galloping in to save her from her evil stepmother and took her off to live happily ever after in his royal castle. Or perhaps you were King more
How Château De Lourmarin Redeemed the Past for Future Generations
In June, we learned that France boasts its share of castles. Some sources say forty-five thousand exist, eleven classified as historical monuments. That means if I wrote a blog a day on each one, it would take me a staggering 123 years to include them all! But don’t worry; I won’t subject you to the next ten years of more