“The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.” James Allen

Teaser Excerpt – The River Home

“She took a deep breath and slumped down on the spacious family sofa. The baby monitor was quiet. She glanced outside. The outline of the garden and pool were visible in the dim porch light. It was dark, too dark. Like fog on a rainy day, the darkness crept into the house, quietly, and spread


“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” Oprah Winfrey

Teaser Excerpt – The River Home

“It took mere seconds before the plane hit something, then slid along, hitting more things, forcefully, its wings acting like oversized chainsaws simultaneously chopping off trees on both sides, mercilessly and at high speed. Trees moaned, people screamed. The violent force of the impact was indescribable, the noises physically and emotionally overwhelming, like destructive, detonating