Welcome Gail Roughton Branan, author of Miami Days and Truscan (K)nights

Gail is a wonderful southern lady, who challenges the beauty of the magnolias — or should I say daisies — with her prose. Her website, Flowers on the Fence, is worth a visit. http://flowersonthefence.blogspot.com/ I might also add the fence is dedicated to the memory of her good friend, Gloria. You gotta love a gal who does something like that, y’all! You’ll also love her interview: Q. What is your favorite book? Don’t have one. I have favorite books in different genres, now. For mainstream realism, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee will forever hold a special spot in my heart. For Time travel, the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon, and I think the first one in the series, Outlander, is the best. For PI/Crime Writers, the Spenser series by Robert Parker, but I’d be hard-pressed to pick a favorite and in fact, I also love the Jesse Stone series by Robert Parker and I’d be hard-pressed to pick a favorite out of that one, too. For sheer comic entertainment, the Stephanie Plum novels by Janet Evanovich, and I don’t know which one in the series it is, but it’s the one where Lulu was on the special protein diet, they ended up in Vegas and Lulu caused Tank to break his leg, and then got chased by a pack of dogs (Lulu, not Tank) who smelled the pork chops in her handbag. And the list goes on…… Q. Who is your favorite writer? Same answer. See above. Q. How old were you when you were first published? Well, I haven’t actually been published yet. First one comes out in April, and depending on the date in April, I’ll be either 57 or 58. Though close enough to 58 as to make no difference. Q. What writing style do…

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