Frequently asked question
How Long Did It Take You to Complete Equal and Alike?
I am abashed to say that I began the first draft of Equal and Alike more than twenty years ago. Life events happened. I am so thankful that my family nudged me to complete the task.
Where did you get the the profile for Joshua, your main character?
My great-grandfather, William Hudson Kirkland, traveled the path that Joshua took across the continent. His story was the kernel upon which I imagined experiences and events that he never enjoyed. It was great fun fleshing out Joshua.
Do You Have an Idea as to How Many Novels Will be Included in the McBride Series?
I have envisioned five in total. This ambitious endeavor would span four generations of the pioneer family, known as the McBrides.