Author Archives: HFBrainerd

About HFBrainerd

Published novelist and Disney World fanatic. Thanks for coming along on this wild ride!

Gluten-free cut-out cookie success!

Our family has been living with celiac disease for a little over two years now. In that time, I’ve converted many of my favorite recipes to gluten-free versions. The one recipe that eluded me happened to be my favorite food … Continue reading

Posted in reading | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Happy Dysfunctional Thanksgiving!

Looking for a fast, fun, wacky mystery to read while prepping for Thanksgiving and enjoying leftovers? The Sound of Sirens is just the thing! Here’s a quick excerpt: As the applause died down, Tommy said, “Well now, I guess it’s time … Continue reading

Posted in reading, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

My Ghost Story

It’s that time of year again! As Halloween approaches, I’d like to share an excerpt from my ghost story, Dream Shade, with you. Hearing the bus before it came around the curve in the road, I sighed, dreading its approach. … Continue reading

Posted in reading, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Hello again!

Hi! It’s good to see you. I’m sorry we’ve been away for so long. Dave and I have both been super busy with family stuff, so we haven’t had time to blog. In fact, the last time we posted around … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Author J.Q. Rose: Just a Normal Gal

Brainerd & Fraser: We’re excited to have one of our favorite author friends here for a guest post. Please welcome J.Q. Rose – writer, retired florist, and an undertaker’s daughter. Does that last one surprise you? Read on for more! Do … Continue reading

Posted in reading, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

Author Interview with David Fraser

Yes, David Fraser is my writing partner here at Driving Blind Productions. So why am I interviewing my own writing partner? Well, we both branch out and work on solo projects from time to time. (Such as my YA paranormal … Continue reading

Posted in geekiness, reading, writing | Tagged , , , , | 12 Comments

Tune into Hummingbird Place

Please join me tonight at 7 pm Eastern for my guest appearance on the Hummingbird Place podcast. If you don’t have time tonight, no worries – just click on the link and you can listen anytime. Since it’s a ghostly … Continue reading

Posted in reading, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments