Born in Manhattan, New York and raised in Connecticut, she found that she was more interested in what went on in the past, than in the future. Denise always enjoys reading a variety of book genres such as ancient history, fantasy, science fiction, poetry, and romance. She has a great respect for the arts, her first love being drawing and painting. Writing is a medium that would inspire her to share the ongoing stories in her head.
After Sarah’s grandfather passes away, it’s up to Sarah to pack up a lifetime’s worth of his possessions as she comes to terms with her grief. As she goes through his possessions, she finds a picture. The faded black and white picture seems innocuous at first, but something draws her towards it. As she studies the picture and the man inside it, she forgets her grief momentarily.
However, there’s more to the faded picture of a soldier in 1940s New York than she realizes, and soon she unexpectedly meets him—but he hasn’t aged a day. As they get to know each other, Sarah’s feelings begin to grow…
Mira wants nothing more than to hide away from the world and its cruelties. Overcome with grief for the loss of her father and burying herself deep in school and her internship, her one respite is her admiration for the Hollywood actor, James Dean, an admiration she shared with her father.
Although Dean is long dead, Mira wishes that she could meet him and tell the actor just how much he means to her. As she closes her eyes on another day to sleep and escape reality, her wish is about to come true…
But when she finally meets the Hollywood hunk, it presents her with the most difficult decision she has ever had to make…
Denise Alicea-“Destined”—a story, set in Ireland in the year 387 BC. The Irish have held off the marauding troops of Julius Caesar for some seven months.
Phyllis Campbell-“Mistletoe”—It begins with a bridegroom leaving his bride at the altar, and fleeing from her indignant father—and worse—until matters can be sorted out.
Heide Katros-“Snow Roses”—When Rand MacPherson enters the local florist’s shop, he is surprised but grateful when the beautiful florist offers to deliver his Christmas flowers to his mother.
Ellen Margret-“Merry Christmas, Biker Angel”—Clad in black leathers, a biker angel rides into Daria’s life on Christmas Eve. His mission is to protect her from thugs. What adventures await Daria and her biker angel?
Kate Hofman-“Snowbound at Christmas”—When Michelle sees a Ferrari slip on a bend in the snow-covered road, she hurries out to help the driver.
1-Tangled Up In Need— When the object of her cyber lust shows up on her doorstep on the Fourth of July, Johanna Porter is caught between panic and giddiness. What’s a Canadian girl to do?
2-Fireworks—After the death of her grandfather, Sarah takes his things away. A picture will lead her to a magical night. What’s a girl from New York going to do with a man from the 1940's?
3-The Ghost Whispered, “I Love You”— Anna must change the past in order to be with Jon, her long-dead husband from a previous lifetime, who was mortally wounded at Bunker Hill.
4-Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire—When Bear scents his mate, he’s on a mission to make Ginger his. Unfortunately, the town’s Fourth of July celebration is proving to be a dangerous distraction.
5-I’ll Be Seeing You— World War Two had changed everything except for Betty and Frank’s love for each other and their determination to be married before Frank leaves for Europe.
6-Lover’s Meeting— Hoping against hope, Andrew returns to Ocean Breeze, Florida after being gone five years, looking for the one woman he should have never let get away.