Author Archives: Carol

About Carol

Carol’s roots are sown in the South. Her writings are Southern, small town based and include romantic comedies, contemporary romance, and romantic suspense. She believes in falling in love, family values, and happy endings. When time allows, she dabbles in art, and always has popcorn, pickles, and hot chocolate on hand. While a dose of humor sprinkles throughout her stories, they may or not, be based on real life characters. Some are convinced they are, but only she knows for certain, and she won’t gossip. Carol currently resides in Georgia with her husband and family. A multi-published eBook author since 2011, Carol's won numerous awards, and previously published in poetry, short stories and novels. Novels available in ebook: (A Short Story) A MATTER of TASTE, PERFECT MATCH, A SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS (also available in print), CHRISTMAS at the GRANGER INN, CHRISTMAS at APPLE LAKE, THE CHRISTMAS STOCKING. Coming December 2019: A Smoky Mountain Christmas Wedding Coming December 2020: A Smoky Mountain Christmas Baby Where to find Carol DeVaney online: http://www.caroldevaney.weebly.com http://www.caroldevaney.blogspot.com http://www.facebook.com/carol.devaney http://twitter.com./caroldevaney

The Trouble with Wishes

Don’t we all hold dreams and wishes in our hearts? Some we share, others we hold deep inside. Ellie Newsome has both. One wish though, she hides well. The wish is hers. Hers alone. Was it fear or timing that … Continue reading

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If You’re Lucky

In a small town, on a hill behind our house, under an old oak tree… That’s where my love of reading began. I’d gotten in trouble more times than I care to admit for hiding away with a sketch book … Continue reading

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Lovely Blue Flowers

The Hydrangea Serrata ‘Blue Billow’- Tiny Tuff Stuff Mountain Hydrangea is the perfect bush to plant if you love and would like these beautiful lace cap blooms in your flower garden. This Hydrangea bush is planted next to our utility … Continue reading

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Weeds Are My Worst Lawn Nightmare

And…I’m sure I’m not alone in the fight to eradicate those nasty unwanted plants. Yes, you can use a lawn service, or you can be stubborn and devote a little (or a lot, depending on the size of your lawn) … Continue reading

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Still Together

Authors of Main Street have been together since February of 2012. We are a group of ladies who not only write what we love, but have bonded as tight-knit members. We’re friends who are there for each other through thick … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

The kids will be all dressed up for Easter and anxious for church to be over; although we hope they listen and learn from the teaching of this day. Ladies, and some men, have prepared a huge meal for a … Continue reading

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A Peek at “Forget Me Not”

I thought I’d share the first chapter of my current book , which will be available mid-June, 2018. Enjoy.  Sometimes love needs a little push. Sarah needed to put some distance between her grief and the unbearable memories of the past. … Continue reading

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