t. elizabeth renich

author of historical fiction

150 Years Ago…

| April 12, 2011

April 12, 1861 – At 4:30 a.m., Union forces manning Fort Sumter, in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina were fired upon by Confederates…  On the afternoon of April 13th, Fort Sumter surrendered.  A great many spectators in Charleston had come out to watch the “opening of the ball” – from The Battery and from the city’s […]

“The Last Fall” Book Signing at The Christian Shoppe in Purcellville

| April 9, 2011

A few weeks ago I read a novel by Jay Blevins called The Last Fall (see Read & Reviewed page).  Last night, to my surprise, I got an e-mail from Jay himself, thanking me for the review and telling me he was having a book signing in Purcellville on Saturday morning (April 9th).  Since my […]

Guests at Gunnell Hall

| April 6, 2011

Capital Christian Writers Group Meeting (14-Mar-2011) Tamela Hancock Murray, author and agent with Hartline Literary Agency, was the speaker at the March 14th meeting of the Capital Christian Writers in Fairfax.  I invited Ginger, one of the ladies from our Bible Study group through church, to be my guest and join me for the meeting.  […]