Tierney James, Author

Lipstick & Danger

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Posted on Aug 25, 2020 by   4 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

As you know by now, a pandemic, political and social unrest can change everything. Never did I imagine I could go to a bank, wearing a mask and ask for money! My friends in big cities have sent me pictures of grocery store shelves nearly empty. The price of gas has fallen because people just… [Read more]


Posted on Jul 17, 2020 by   3 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

It’s always fun to start promoting a new book. This one was a long time coming. When I started Invisible Goodbye, I got sucked into two other projects and had to put this one on hold. I couldn’t start writing again until January 2020. Strangely enough, I began to get pop-ups on travel to Russia…. [Read more]

Confession of An OK Prepper #5 – Backyard Bonanza

Posted on Mar 30, 2020 by   4 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

During this remarkable time when you could trade a four-pack of toilet paper for a three-bedroom house, it is amazing to me that we have forgotten how to prepare for the unexpected. What about the other empty shelves at the grocery store you’ve been seeing? What if the farmers have a bad year of drought,… [Read more]

Backpack Like a Survivor From The Walking Dead – Confessions of An OK Prepper.

Posted on Mar 27, 2020 by   5 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

You’re driving home from a short trip to visit some friends in another city. On the way back you begin to hear about a national emergency on the radio. Before you can piece it all together you glance at your gas tank. Almost empty. Unfortunately, the next two stations you try to fill up have… [Read more]

Confessions of An OK Prepper – #3 The Medic

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 by   2 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

In preparation for this post I needed to check myself out to see exactly what I had on hand. Keep in mind I’ve gathered and stored things for years. It all started when I got married and had $100 a month for groceries and medical supplies. My husband was still in college and I had… [Read more]

Confessions of an OK Prepper #2 Food

Posted on Mar 8, 2020 by   6 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

Most people have this idea that a prepper lives way off grid, surrounded by rugged terrain and booby traps. They come armed and dangerous. I’m here to tell you that isn’t true. The person living next door to you may very well be a prepper. I mean look at me! I’m as prissy as they… [Read more]

Confessions of an OK Prepper #1

Posted on Mar 4, 2020 by   20 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

The time will come when you need to have a plan in place to save yourself, your family and love ones—maybe your neighborhood or community. What will you do to survive? Will you write the novel that shows how clever and prepared you are? Do you know where to begin? Have you even thought about… [Read more]

Dance for Angels

Posted on Mar 2, 2020 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Uncategorized

In 2016 I traveled to St. Louis, Missouri to visit my favorite hotel, Union Station. I wanted to create a novel that was suspenseful and magical because that is the way it made me feel every time I stayed there. From the fantasy light shows each night to the old-world charm competing with modern day… [Read more]

A Life She Didn’t Know She Wanted

Posted on Feb 23, 2020 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Uncategorized

Can you imagine getting stranded in Afghanistan with no way out until American Forces realize you’re missing? What are some of the questions that might run through your mind? Will they be able to find me? How long will it take? What if the Taliban find me first? Can I drink the water? Where do… [Read more]

To Russia with Love?

Posted on Feb 10, 2020 by   6 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

One of the things I do as a writer is research. This helps me get a feel of the place, people and culture I want to weave into my stories. Sometimes I’m fortunate enough to have traveled to the places I write about in hopes of drawing the reader in.  I’ve lived in five states,… [Read more]

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