Heart of Ireland

Spring’s Promise

1972. Every day in Belfast, Northern Ireland, holds risk, especially for the mayor’s daughter. But Dr. Olivia O’Hare has a heart for people and chooses to work on the wrong side of a city where colors constantly clash. The orange and green of the Republicans pitted against the red and blue of those loyal to… Read More Spring’s Promise

Short Stories

Dancing Up A Storm

A boxed set / anthology featuring the winners of the 2015 “Storming the Short Story Dance Edition” contest, which was hosted by The Woodlands (Texas) chapter of the American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). My story in this collection is Dancing in the Rain. “Dancing in the Rain” by Marion Ueckermann Honorable Mention Romance Their outdoor wedding… Read More Dancing Up A Storm

Heart of Christmas

Poles Apart

Writer’s block and a looming Christmas novel deadline have romance novelist, Sarah Jones, heading for the other side of the world on a whim. Niklas Toivonen offers cosy Lapland accommodation, but when his aging father falls ill, Niklas is called upon to step into his father’s work clothes to make children happy. Red is quite… Read More Poles Apart

Passport to Romance

Oslo Overtures

“If women were meant to fly, the skies would be pink.” Those were the first words Anjelica Joergensen heard from renowned wingsuiter, Kyle Sheppard, when they joined an international team in Oslo to break the formation flying Guinness World Record. This wouldn’t be the last blunder Kyle would make around the beautiful Norwegian. The more… Read More Oslo Overtures

Heart of Africa

Orphaned Hearts

When his wife dies in childbirth, conservationist Simon Hartley pours his life into raising his daughter and his orphan elephants. He has no time, or desire, to fall in love again. Or so he thinks. Wanting to escape English society and postpone an arranged marriage, Lady Abigail Chadwick heads to Africa for a year to… Read More Orphaned Hearts

Passport to Romance

Helsinki Sunrise

Three weeks alone at a friend’s summer cottage on a Finnish lake to fast and pray. That was Adam Carter’s plan. But sometimes plans go awry. On an impromptu trip to her family’s secluded summer cottage, the last thing Eveliina Mikkola expected to find was a missionary from the other side of the world—in her… Read More Helsinki Sunrise