Forty something years ago my mother-in-law taught me how to make homemade dressing and I’ve made it every year since. It’s a tradition in our family, especially at Thanksgiving. I stuff the bird with it. It’s also been a request from my daughter’s co-workers for her to bring it every year for their pot-luck holiday meal. I thought I’d start this post off with the recipe which is simple and yummy. If you make it I’d love to hear back from you.
For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Tory Richards and I’m an Amazon bestselling author who writes several sub-genres in romance. I’m the resident snake rescuer and lizard wrangler in our household. I love all animals, even the ones I don’t necessarily want to cuddle with. My support staff includes four cats, and since I retired from Disney I’ve lived with my daughter and her family in my own mother-in-law type area of the house. My doors have locks! Lol
My latest release is Taken By The Outlaw, an MC novella. It’s available in ebook and paperback. I encourage you to visit the extras tab on my website to see the giveaways being offered up for December. And, if you sign up for my quarterly newsletter between now and 12/23 one of you will receive a paperback copy of No Mercy. There are some great giveaways there!
Taken By The Outlaw
She was on the run. He might be her salvation.
Would you give yourself to a stranger? Gwendolyn Myers never thought about it until she runs into Marcus ‘Bowie’ Ford at the Pink Pussy. A run-down hotel at the edge of town. She’s on the run, but one taste of the sexy biker convinces Gwen that her running days might be over!
I watched his hand slowly descend but before it reached my cheek another hand shot out, out of nowhere, clamped around the drunk’s thick wrist, and stopped his arm in mid air. Heat radiated off a presence behind me and I slowly turned, catching my breath. My eyes locked onto the narrowed, fear-provoking gaze of my savior, the hunky biker. His warm, whiskey laced breath bathed my forehead, and my gaze fell to his mouth, which was way too close. For a crazy second I wondered what kissing those sensuous lips would taste like.
Realizing that I was staring I glanced up at him.
“Run little girl, things are about to get fucking ugly.”
I shook my head. “I don’t want to cause any trouble.”
“Then you should have heeded to my warning.” His tone said he was annoyed that I hadn’t. “Now get the fuck out of here.”
I opened my mouth to speak but his expression darkened even more. I shivered from the intensity, realizing that his anger was directed at me as much as the drunk. I didn’t know this man, and it occurred to me that I didn’t want to. He might be hot as hell, but danger dripped from every pore.
He looked determined, and dangerous.
I don’t know why I listened to him, but suddenly my arm was released, and I was heading toward the door. On my way there I dodged other bikers who were quickly heading toward the bar. I heard a loud commotion start but didn’t turn around. Once I hit the door and was outside, I took a deep breath, not realizing until then that I’d been holding my breath.
Fuck! My heart was racing a mile a minute. That was…intense, and had happened so fast. I couldn’t recall ever striking anyone before. My reaction to the biker’s command pissed me off because Greg had always told me what to do. I didn’t need some stranger taking his place, even if it was my fault for jumping when he said jump. If I was going to make it on my own then I needed to exert myself.
I checked for traffic before crossing the road to the hotel. I made it all the way to my door before remembering that I’d forgotten my damn sandwich. Crap! Well, I wasn’t going back. The cheese and crackers I’d picked up at a convenience store earlier would have to do until morning. I unlocked my door, and headed straight to the bathroom, thinking about a nice long soak in the tub.
*Some of this novella has been previously published. Title and cover are also new.
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