Welcome to my page on the Dreaming of Summer blog hop. Are you dreaming of summer? Here’s your chance to win a beach read–a copy of my book For Whom My Heart Beats Eternal, which includes the novella and two time-travel short stories.
Last year at this time, I was working up to a six-week cold/flu/plague that started with a fever and ended with a persistent cough–with the peak happening right in the middle of the night on Christmas Eve. Christmas plans were cancelled, and my husband and I ended up eating the roast we bought for days and days afterward. Here’s to hoping this year is much happier!
In this time-travel novella incorporating sweet romance and science fiction, Anna, a young graduate student, has found her intellectual soul mate. She and Dr. Thomas Wellesley, forty years her senior, have been working on sensitive research involving time travel. She respects the man: he is married to his work and just as passionate about science as she is. He is her favorite part of the day and she’ll stop at nothing to help their research. When a rival professor threatens their research and their safety, Dr. Wellesley does everything in his power to protect Anna from harm. But in his effort to protect her, he inadvertently sends her back in time. Forty years back in time, to be exact—to a time when a young student named Tommy Wellesley is just embarking on his first degree in physics. And it’ll be up to young Tommy to see Anna safely back to her own time. If he can bear to lose her. This edition also includes two short time travel stories. “Suicide Watch” explores the more dangerous ramifications of time travel. After an unfortunate fight with the love of his life, Matthew Mitchell discovers a time machine. Tempted to win back his girlfriend, Matt takes the machine for a spin, only to find out that time travel is much more complicated than he expected, and the results are catastrophic. “Toward Every Future’s Past” is flavored with sci-fi and fantasy and examines the cyclical nature of time and man’s difficulty in comprehending it.
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