OCFW has a Christmas gift for you! Several of our members have gotten together and jointly written a Christmas novella for your enjoyment. With five members contributing, our novella reached eight chapters and 10,000 words. A chapter will be posted on our blog each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday until the story is complete, just in time for Christmas! For a chapter listing and bios on our contributing members, see below.
Also, we’d love it if you would comment. We want to know that you are enjoying this story and your thoughts.
Merry Christmas from OCFW!
Chapter 1 - Lacy Williams
Chapter 2 - Sharon Srock
Chapter 3 - Lacy Williams
Chapter 4 - Terri Weldon
Chapter 5 - Robin Patchen
Chapter 6 - Bill Garrison
Chapter 7 - Sharon Srock
Chapter 8 - Lacy Williams
Lacy Williams – Lacy Williams is a wife and mom from Oklahoma. Her debut novel, Marrying Miss Marshal, will be published by Love Inspired Historical in August 2011. You can read more short fiction by Lacy, plus find out about giveaways and more at Lacy’s website: www.lacywilliams.net .
Sharon Srock – Sharon Srock lives with her husband, Larry, and two dogs in Rural Oklahoma. She is a mother, grandmother of twenty-two lucky young people, and a fifth grade Sunday School teacher. She loves to travel with her grandchildren and write. She is a member of the ACFW and treasurer for her local chapter.
Terri Weldon – Terri Weldon is the 2010 Runner-Up in the Romantic Suspense Category of ACFW’s Genesis contest for A Cry In The Night. She has served as secretary for OCFW for three years. She is also an active participant of the online Faith, Hope, and Love (FHL) chapter of RWA, including its Finish The Book Loop. Her work has placed in RWA contests such as Finally the Bride (twice) and The Daphne. Terri’s writing combines her love of romance, good suspense, and faith. She lives in Oklahoma and is the proud owner of two Westies and one adorable mutt.
Robin Patchen – Robin Patchen has been married for seventeen years to her best friend, Edward. After relocating from New England to Oklahoma in 1996, they were blessed with three beautiful children, Nicholas, Lexi and Jacob, ages 13, 11 and 9. Robin homeschooled her children for seven years and now spends her spare time writing both fiction and narrative nonfiction.
Bill Garrison – Bill Garrison lives in Oklahoma City with his wife and three kids. He is an internal auditor for the Oklahoma Health Care Authority and enjoys reading and writing suspense novels.